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KC Personal Trainer program information session offered

December 14, 2016

Kishwaukee College Continuing Education is offering a free information session for community residents to learn more about the Personal Fitness Trainer program. The free information session will be held from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 10, in Room B2301 at the college. Space is limited and registration is required.

There will be an additional opportunity to learn more about the program online through World Instructor Training School, the college’s partner in offering the program. The additional online webinar information session is from 3 to 4 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 11.

The Personal Fitness Trainer course begins Jan. 21. The course is designed to prepare students to work successfully in the fitness field. According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, employment in the Personal Training field is expected to grow 7 percent through 2024. Personal trainers work primarily in fitness centers, gyms, hospitals, universities, yoga and Pilates studios, and clients’ homes.

For information on registering for the free information session at Kishwaukee College or for the Personal Fitness Trainer Certification course, contact Tricia Hernandez at 815-825-9441 or tricia.hernandez@kishwaukeecollege.edu.

Registration for the online web­inar information session offered through W.I.T.S. can be completed at http://tinyurl.com/fitnessorientation117.