Online Certificate

Personal Trainer and Nutrition Coach

Combine fitness and nutrition expertise with our Personal Trainer and Nutrition Coach Certificate. Become a wellness advocate, helping others achieve their health and fitness goals.

This Program Is a Great Fit For

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Working Adults

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Aspiring Healthcare Professionals

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Recent High School Graduates

About the Personal Trainer and Nutrition Coach Certificate

Course length

18 weeks

Weekly time commitment

20 hours



*You can pay as little as $267 per month. For full payment options and different financing plans, including interest rates from external lenders, please talk to our enrollment team.

With your Personal Trainer and Nutrition Coach Certificate, you’ll have the skills you need to help people take back control of their health and fitness. The program will cover essential components of healthy eating, physical fitness, human anatomy and medical terminology. You’ll learn to write fitness and health reports for clients, provide positive reinforcement and to help clients build strategies for reaching their health goals. The program can help you achieve certificates from the National Academy of Sports Medicine (NASM) – Certified Personal Trainer (CPT) and Certified Nutrition Coach (CNC). Program participants should have a background in physical fitness and the strength and experience needed to model proper form for exercise.

Regional Data (Ohio)

A personal trainer in the state of Ohio can earn an as much as $37,640 per year when they start their career. There is plenty of growth potential beyond that!

Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics


Career Paths 


Personal Trainer


Wellness Coach


Nutrition Coach


Group Fitness Instructor


Sports Performance Specialist

Is This Certificate Right For Me? 

  • Circle icon Do you have a keen interest in healthcare and an innate drive to help others?
  • Circle icon Are you searching for a career path that lets you join the workforce in a relatively short amount of time?
  • Circle icon Are you eager to acquire hands-on skills and apply them in a healthcare environment?
  • Circle icon Can you thrive in a dynamic setting, where adaptability and quick thinking are key?
  • Circle icon Does the idea of working collaboratively with a team of healthcare professionals excite you?
  • Circle icon Are you meticulous, with a knack for working with data, managing records or handling administrative tasks?