Locations

Register at a neighborhood national Certified Personal Trainer school and launch your career. The trainer salary is way above the national average.  All it takes is  a solid education with hands on training in this ever growing fitness field.

CONNECTICUT Locations

bridgeport
Housatonic Community College
900 Lafayette Blvd
bridgeport, CT 06604
203-332-5057
Website: http://www.hcc.commnet.edu/
Contact: Evelyn Melendez 203-332-5057 emelendez@hcc.commnet.edu

Teachers:

Mark Graham
Mark holds a BA from northeastern Illinois University and a Doctor of Psychology degree from Illinois School of Professional Psychology. He is certified at the Fitness Specialist level by The Cooper Institute.

He spent over 20 years working with youth and adults with substance abuse problems. He and his wife Jan owned and operated Maximum Fitness in CT for a number of years and doubled the membership base during that time. Currently Mark is the Health and Wellniss Director for the Wallingford Family YMCA and is involved in United Way and Robert Wood Johnson foundation sponsored programs and vision teams to address childhood obeisity and inactivity.He is the race director for the popular Fishbein Community Day Road Race and on the board of New Englands largest Tennis Tournament (Wint Filipek  Sr. Memmorial Tennis Tournament). Areas of special interest include: fitness assessments, motivation and coaching for power-lifting.

enfield
Asnuntuck Community College
170 Elm St.
enfield, CT 06082
Website: http://www.asnuntuck.edu/courses-programs/continuing-ed
Contact: Continuing Education Dept 860-253-3066
glastonbury
M.E.L.T. Workout
glastonbury, CT
hampton
EASTCONN
376 Hartford Turnpike
hampton, CT 06247
860-455-0707
Registration: http://www.witseducation.com/fit/affiliates/eastconn-affiliate/?aff=43
Contact: Sandra Garcia, Adult Programs Operations Specialist sgarcia@eastconn.org
manchester
Manchester Community College
Great Path
PO Box 1046
manchester, CT 06045
860-512-2800
Website: http://www.mcc.commnet.edu/
Contact: Staff, Credit-Free Information Line
meridan
Middlesex Community College
meridan, CT
middletown
Middlesex Community College
100 Training Hill Rd.
middletown, CT 06457
860-343-5713
Website: http://www.mxcc.commnet.edu/
Contact: Pattie Hard

Teachers:

Wes Norris is a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS) through the National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA) and has been an instructor for the World Instructor Training Schools (WITS) since 1999. He has a Bachelors degree in Exercise Science and over 5 years
working in a Physical Therapy/ Sports Medicine clinic. Wes has produced many fitness products and has had articles printed in national and international publications.

waterbury
Naugatuck Valley Community College
750 Chase Parkway
waterbury, CT 06708
203-575-8200
Website: http://www.nvcc.commnet.edu/
Contact: Lisa Crick
winsted
Northwest Connecticut Community College
Contact: Jane Williams 860-738-6444 jwilliams@nwcc.edu