Apply your post secondary credits

Use your college or university credits to earn Fitness Alberta personal training certification. 


Challenge the theory and practical exams

Students currently enrolled in a two or four year program at an accredited University or College, participating in a faculty such as Physical Education, Kinesiology, Personal Fitness Training, or related program may be eligible to skip the online course and proceed directly to challenge the CPFT Theory and Practical exam. To do this coursework is required in the following competencies:

  • Human Anatomy
  • Human Physiology
  • Exercise Physiology 
  • Movement Mechanics 
  • Physical fitness assessment
  • Health related benefits of physical activity
  • Exercise prescription and program design
  • Human behaviour 

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How to apply your post secondary credits