ACE® Personal Trainer Exam Prep Course
The American Council on Exercise (ACE®) Personal Trainer Exam Prep course prepares you for a career as a personal fitness trainer. The fitness industry offers many full or part-time employment opportunities for personal trainers who have an accredited certification, knowledge, people skills and a passion for helping others. This 10-week course is offered to members and non-members.
UW-Madison students who take the course may qualify for employment with our fitness team.
Share your passion for fitness
Personal trainers can be educators, cheerleaders, motivators, and so much more. This course will prepare you to become an ACE®-certified trainer, equipped with the knowledge, skills, and abilities to design safe and effective training plans.Learn more
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What to expect
This course is designed to prepare you for success on the ACE® Personal Trainer Exam. Students in the class receive a discounted exam fee. Upon completion, you can take the ACE® computer-based test right here on campus.
All course materials and textbooks are included when you register for the class.
There are no prerequisites for this course.