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Food & Nutrition Department

Personal Trainer CEUs and CECs

Personal Trainers: Stay certified!

It's easy to stay certified as a Personal Trainer from anywhere with online nutrition courses.

Nutrition courses at Glendale Community College (GCC) count as continuing education credits to keep you certified.

It's easy to earn credits towards staying certified! We offer distance learning nutrition classes online.

Each professional organization has requirements for continuing education. Some organizations designate the requirements as Personal Trainer Continuing Education Units (CEUs), others as Continuing Education Credits (CECs).

All major certification agencies accept Glendale Community College (GCC) Nutrition Courses towards continuing education. Distance learning at Glendale is a convenient way to earn credits. Our courses offer the opportunity to learn meaningful knowledge, skills and abilities (KSAs) to take your clients to the next level.

Whether you are starting a personal training business or working at a fitness center, taking nutrition coursework is vital to assisting your clients in achieving their fitness goals.

Personal trainer continuing certification credits (CEUs) from major organizations:

CEUs by Organization
ACSM: one 3-credit course = 30 ACSM CECs
NSCA: one 3-credit course = 1.5 NSCA CEUs
ISSA: one 3-credit course = 6 ISSA CEUs
ACE: one 3-credit course = 2 ACE CECs
AFAA: one 3-credit course = 6 AFAA CEUs
NASM: one 3-credit course = .3 NASM CEUs

Class costs for both in-state and out-of-state students: Tuition Costs at GCC

Printable flier for Personal Trainer CEUs and CECs:

For more information about Nutrition courses for personal trainers at GCC, email: Contact @ GCC Nutrition

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Food and Nutrition
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Content revised 8/1/12