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Sports Medicine Technology (Personal Trainer Certification) (300 Hours)

Begin an exciting career in the field of Sports Medicine in jobs such as athletic trainer, personal trainer, physical therapist, performance enhancement trainer, occupational therapist, and orthopedic areas.  Upon completion of this course the student will be eligible to sit for a national certification with several different nationally accredited organizations such as the NASM, ACE, ACSM, and NETA.  Students will be prepared to transition into other advanced level programs and degrees in the sports medicine field.     

Cost of Class: 

  • Tuition/Registration $180 plus text 
  • Optional accident insurance $1.20 
  • Cost of CPR card: $5
  • Supply fee includes a gym membership $100  

Students in the program may get help paying for class by calling 828.766.1297. 

Admission Requirements:  

  • Provide proof of high school completion (high school transcripts, copy of high school diploma, or copy of completion of GED requirements) 
  • Must be 18 years of age  
  • Demonstration of reading proficiency either by college transcripts, a computerized placement test, or the CASAS reading test  

Training includes: 

  • Anatomy and Physiology   
  • CPR 
  • Professional and career development 
  • Exercise and nutrition 
  • Kinesiology of the human movement system 
  • Injury prevention 
  • Therapeutic modalities and rehabilitation 
  • Client management 

Class Dates and Instructors:

8/21/23-5/13/24, MW, 5:30-9:30p.m., first Sa. of month, 8:00a.m.-4:00p.m.
Instructor:  Sproles
Yancey 828.682.7315