Course Schedule and Fees

Professional Certificate in Personal Training and Group Exercise Training for Older Adults


Module 1:

  • PFT-023-PS Course 1: Socio-Physiological Aspects of Aging
  • PFT-024-PS Course 2: Designing Older Adult Exercise Programs

Module 2:

  • PFT-025-PS Course 3: Business Management and Administration for the Mature Market
  • PFT-026-PS Course 4: Exercise and Aging for Special Populations

Module 3:

  • PFT-027-PS Course 5: Optional-Field Internship in Senior Personal Fitness Training

NOTE: Courses in this program are self-directed in nature and begin as soon as the student registers. Students have 8 weeks to complete each course.

Per course: $285
Certificate Program (four courses): $1,140, plus textbooks/course materials

The cost for textbooks/course materials is separate. Students receive book list and instructions for ordering the books when given access to course.

Refunds and Transfers:
If a course for which a student has registered has not yet begun, he/she will usually be allowed to transfer the registration to another course. However, if the student has been sent any materials for the original course, or had other expenses incurred on his behalf, he/she is responsible for the cost of such materials. Students seeking to transfer courses should contact If there is a difference in tuition between the two courses, the student will either be given a partial refund or asked to pay the balance.

Refunds are not typically granted once a course has begun. Exceptions are sometimes made in cases of extreme emergency and are handled on a case-by-case basis. Students requesting a refund should email their request to