150 Taylor Station Rd., Suite 200
Columbus, OH 43213
• Flexible Schedules
• Placement Services
• Financial Aid (for qualifying students)
Welcome to our Columbus Personal Trainer School. Personal Fitness Trainers coach their clients through workouts (weights, aerobics, and flexibility training), nutrition, fat loss, and cardiovascular conditioning to help them reach their fitness, personal, and health goals. Personal Fitness Trainer professionals enjoy helping other people while also getting in the best shape of their lives.
Columbus Personal Trainer School
What Personal Trainer skills will I learn?
- Client Fitness Assessment
- Program Design
- Group Fitness Training
- Strength Training
- Cardivascular Training
- Flexibility Training
- Weight Management
- Clinical Exercise
- Muscular and
- And Much More...
The Heritage College personal training program curriculum will focus your studies on exactly the information you need to master. More importantly, your dedicated personal fitness training instructor will make certain that you truly understand the materials so that you can pursue your career with perfect confidence in your skills.
Students in this Columbus personal trainer school are placed in internships by the campus placement office during their training. Graduates are eligible to sit for personal trainer exams. Current students and graduates alike use the Heritage placement office as a job hunting and career building resource.
Can you do this?
Yes. You can. And you won't be doing it alone. Unlike most colleges, we are dedicated to helping every single student succeed. If even one student fails, we feel that WE have failed. We are sincerely, 100% on your side. As long as you don't give up, we won't give up on you. Get info now.
Where do Personal Trainers work?
- Health Clubs
- Private Practice
- Independent Contractors
- Equipment Manufacturers
- Professional Athletics
- Cruise Ships
- Elder Care
- And more...
Can you afford this?
Financial Aid is available for those who qualify.
A Heritage Financial Aid Advisor will be happy to help you explore your options.
Here's what recent graduates are saying about their experiences at Heritage.
Amy I., Heritage Graduate — "This is the second time I've graduated from Heritage College. The first time was for massage therapy. Now I came back for pharmacy technician." After Graduation: Pharmacy Technician at Rite Aid. watch video.
Arlie R., Heritage Graduate — "Heritage has helped me become who I am today. My experience at Heritage was so great! It was one of the best experiences I've ever had in my lifetime." After Graduation: Self-Employed as a Personal Trainer. watch video.
Gretchen N., Heritage Graduate — "Now that I've graduated, my family feels so excited and proud of me and excited for my future in the medical field and x-ray field." After Graduation: Medical Assistant with Cherry Creek Foot Clinic. watch video.
Arlie R., Heritage Graduate — "Now that I've graduated Heritage with an associates degree, I'm planning on becoming boxing certified as well as pilates certified and getting my bachelors degree in kinesiology." After Graduation: Self-Employed as a Personal Trainer. watch video.
Heritage College, Columbus, OH
Personal Trainer - Diploma
Disclosures prepared June 29, 2013. For information about this career choice you may visit the O*Net website to view the Standard Occupational Classification (SOC) for occupational codes provided by the U.S. Department of Labor. You may also visit The National Center for Education Statistics website (NCES) to view the Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) codes from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS).
- Fitness Trainers and Aerobics Instructors - O*Net Code: 39-9031.00 at: (view)
- Physical Fitness Technician - CIP Code: 31.0507 at: (view)
How much will this program cost me?
- Tuition: $15,619
- Books, Equipment, Supplies: $331
- On-campus room & board: Not offered
What are my financing options to pay for the program?
In addition to any grant and scholarship aid for which they are eligible, many graduates used loans to finance their education. The median debt for program graduates from July 1, 2012 through June 30, 2013:
- Federal Loans: $10,151
- Private Education Loans: $0
- Institutional Financing Plan: $362
How long will it take me to complete this program?
On-Time Completion Rate is a rate of all the students who completed this program between July 1, 2012 and June 30, 2013 who completed the program in the normal amount of time. This rate indicates that some students may have transferred into the program, took a leave of absence during the program, changed sessions, or otherwise repeated a course.
- The program is designed to take 11 months to complete.
- 95% of graduates from this program finished within the normal time.
What are the chances of getting a job when I graduate?
Job Placement Rate is a rate of all the graduates between July 1, 2011 and June 30, 2012 who entered employment related to this field. This number is determined using the formula required by the school's accrediting agency.
- The job placement rate for students who complete the program is 83%.