Personal trainer certification offered at PRCC

POPLARVILLE, MS (WDAM) -  This is a news release from PRCC

POPLARVILLE - The National Exercise Trainers Association is offering a personal trainer certification workshop at Pearl River Community College.

The workshop will be held from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, March 22, and 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday, March 23, at the PRCC Wellness Center.

Topics to be covered are exercise sciences, including anatomy, kinesiology, exercise physiology and biomechanics; health and fitness assessments, principles of nutrition and weight management, exercise programming for healthy adults and fundamentals of interpersonal communication, behavioral change and leadership skills.

Participants who are already certified will earn 14 NETA continuing education credits, 1.4 ACE credits, 11 AFAA credits and 1.4 NASM credits.

Early bird registration of $399 is offered through Feb. 21. Standard registration after that date is $449 and on-site registration is $459.

To register, go to or telephone 1-800-237-6242.

Pearl River Community College offers equal education and employment opportunities. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, age, national origin, veteran status, or disability. For inquiries regarding the non-discrimination policies or to request accommodations, special assistance, or alternate format publication, please contact Tonia Moody, ADA/Civil Rights Coordinator, at P.O. Box 5118, Poplarville, MS 39470 or 601 403-1060.