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Personal Trainer Program At-a-Glance


The 36-hour training is offered in a week-long format during evening and weekend hours, making it compatible with many workplace hours. Training includes classroom instruction as well as time in the NMC Fitness Center where you will put into practice what you are learning.

Course Materials

The text, ACE Personal Trainer Manual, is from the American Council on Exercise (ACE). The cost is approximately $106 and it is available at the NMC Bookstore.


Zack Light, M.S. holds an ACE Trainer certification as well as certification as a personal trainer. He winters in Florida and during the summer months he is employed as a police officer in Antrim County. Zack has had success locally and internationally as a weightlifter and bodybuilder.

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