Programs And Courses

Personal Trainer

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Personal Trainer 

Learn about our Personal Trainer Non-credit Certificate Program offered in the Harrisburg and York areas.  This 316 hour (blended format) program prepares students to sit for a nationally accredited personal trainer certification such as the American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM) Certified Personal Trainer (CPT) exam


How do I enroll in the program?

  • You must be at least 18 years old and have a high school diploma or GED.  Placement testing may be required
  • Enroll now - Search for "personal trainer"
  • Federal financial aid is available. Complete the FAFSA form. Contact Calix - if you have questions.
  • Bring signed Esssential Qualifications form to your first class.


When and where does HACC hold classes?

  • The Day Program is offered at York Barbell, York Pa
    • Classes meet two mornings a week 9 a.m. until 1 p.m., plus 8 hours a week online.
  • The Evening Program is offered at HACC, Harrisburg campus.
    • Classes meet two evenings a week 5-9 p.m., plus 8 hours a week online.
  • This is a 20-week, 316-hour program beginning every January and August.
  • The fee is $3,950.00

Where can I get more information?