ACSM Certified Personal Trainer Exam Preparation Course 

Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday 3 - 5 p.m.
January 2 - 18, 2018
UW-Stevens Point Campus
College of Professional Studies Building

Create a healthier world - one life at a time

Why become a ACSM Certified Personal Trainer® (CPT)?

Earning your ACSM Certification means you'll have the respect of both your fellow health fitness professionals and your clients. You'll gain the credibility you need with employers, universities and respected institutions across health-related fields. And, you'll confirm you have achieved a level of knowledge backed by the science of ACSM's Gold Standard.

Becoming a ACSM Certified Personal Trainer® means you'll have the practical and scientific knowledge to work in a variety of facilities including health clubs, gyms, university, corporate and community public fitness centers and in positions ranging from freelance to full-time and beyond.

ACSM Certified Personal Trainers® are motivated fitness leaders backed by knowledge and abilities that set the standard for the industry.

Your certification says a lot about you. Your clients know you value quality, they know you're knowledgeable and qualified to serve their unique needs, and they know you're committed to professional excellence.

Take your career to the next level.

Get certified!

For the hands-on learner, UW-Stevens Point offers a ACSM CPT exam preparation course that meets face-to-face.

Our highly-educated and experienced instructors will teach and break down exam content in a meaningful way through lecture, practice and drills. Upon completion of this course, you will be prepared to take the 150 question CPT exam that can be completed at UW-Stevens Point Testing Services in Delzell Hall or scheduled online at a time and place that is convenient for you. 

 As of January 1, 2017, ACSM non-member exam price is $349. ACSM member exam price is $239.

Two enrollment options!


Register for the non-credit option

Registration Fee
Noncredit $229.00


Earn one college credit Register for winterim class  HP/W 490/690 sec. 88 ACSM Certified Personal Trainer Prep

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Which do I choose? 

If you are currently enrolled in an academic program working toward your bachelor's or master's degree, earning the college credit may advantageous. If you are currently working as a personal trainer and want to be ready on exam day, the noncredit option may be best. Attendees may choose either option based on their preference.

Course content for either option is exactly the same.

We want to make sure you are ready on exam day!

UWSP students wishing to register for the 1-credit course, HP/W 490/690 sec. 88 ACSM Certified Personal Trainer Prep, must register for the class through the timetable. This class has started and can no longer be added to your schedule.

Cancellation Policy

Full refunds granted for the noncredit option upon written request to Jennifer Hess or Dotty Mansavage when received two weeks before course start date. Refunds requested after the two weeks allowed for full refund will be assessed a $25 processing fee. No shows are responsible for the full course fee.

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