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The American Council on Exercise (ACE)

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Get yourself certified as a Personal Trainer in Hong Kong can be a rewarding career choice. Selecting a strong certification body is an absolute must if you want to start building your career on the right foundation. Our Personal Trainer Certification Program is comprised of 3 components that guide you through the important steps in acquiring the essential skills to start training your first client.

 

The American Council on Exercise’s Personal Trainer Certification (CPT) is designed for trainers who aim to provide any form of 1-on-1 or small-group fitness instruction. As a leading industry-recognized certification, our CPT Development Program gives you a chance to complete this 54-hour certification program simultaneously earning you two other industry certificates, offering you everything you need to start your amazing career as a fitness professional:

  • Certified Fitness Instructor (CFI)
    Level 1 Certified Fitness Practitioner by FEA

     

  • Personal Trainer in Practice (PTP)
    Level 2 of Certified Fitness Practitioner by FEA

     

  • Certified Personal Trainer (CPT) 
    Certified by the American Council on Exercise

This tried and proven signature program is a perfect blend of all that is essential to make you a competent personal trainer with the confidence to bring the best out of your clients!

Course Details

Course Fees

HKD12,000

Price Includes

ACE Personal Trainer Exam fee

ACE e-books

(available in English only)

Duration

Certified Fitness Instructor

18 Hours (3 days)

Personal Trainer in Practice

18 Hours (3 days)

ACE PT Exam Prep

18 Hours (3 Days)

Total 54 Hours (9 days)

9am to 4pm Daily

Other Details

Dress Code

Fitness attire

What Do I Need To Bring?

Stationery and a spare change of clothes

Course Capacity

A minimum of 12 pax and a maximum of 20 pax

Language

Bilingual

Learning Materials

Certified Fitness Practitioner manual

E-learning platform

ACE e-books

(only available for English courses)

Certification and Awards

Certified Fitness 

Practitioner

Level 1

Assessment Criteria

Upon completing the course, passing the exam, and meeting all the requirements to instruct and lead a general exercise session for apparently healthy adults, you will be awarded the ‘Certified Fitness Instructor’ certificate by Fitness Edutraining Asia (FEA)

At the end of the course, you will sit for the Certified Fitness Instructor exam, comprising:

• Theory (40%) Comprising of 60 Multiple Choice Questions

• Video Submission (60%)

Upon completing the course, you are required to submit a video of yourself performing the following:
a. Exercise Technique: You are required to demonstrate how you perform the 5 appointed exercises
b. Instructional Skills: You are required to demonstrate how you teach another person 3 selected exercises

 

You will need to submit the video within 14 days of course completion. You will not be graded if you fail to do so

 

Passing requirement: ≥ 70% and above
Gold award: ≥ 85% and above (1st attempt only)

 

Results will be announced via email 3 weeks upon course completion

Personal Trainer in Practice

Level 2

Assessment Criteria

Upon completing the course, passing the exam, and meeting all the requirements to assess, design and implement health and fitness programmes for apparently healthy adults, you will be awarded the ‘Certified Fitness Practitioner’ certificate by Fitness Edutraining Asia (FEA)


At the end of the course, you will have a self-study component which is required to complete an online assignment

You will receive the Certified Fitness Practitioner certificate when you score at least 150 points out of 200 points for the assignment and have completed and passed the Certified Fitness Instructor (Level 1 of Certified Fitness Practitioner) exam

Results will be announced via email 3 weeks upon submission of assignment

NOTE To receive the ‘Certified Fitness Practitioner’ certificate, you must meet the minimum passing score of 70% for both Certified Fitness instructor (Level 1 of Certified Fitness Practitioner) and Personal Trainer in Practice (Level 2 of Certified Fitness Practitioner)

ACE Test Preparation

Assessment Criteria

You will receive a Certified Personal Trainer certificate from ACE when you sit for and pass the ACE Personal Trainer examination. The ACE Personal Trainer Exam Preparation Course does not provide you with any certificate of attendance/completion

Re Certification

• CPR certification is only valid for 2 years
• Upon passing your ACE Personal Trainer exam, you will be required to renew your ACE Personal Trainer certification every 2 years

Exam Fee

Retake fee for any FITM/FEA assessment/exam: HKD500 per retake

Retake fee for ACE Personal Trainer exam: USD 299