Personal Training Specialist Certification Course

canfitpro’s Personal Training Specialist (PTS) certification course delivers the information you need to confidently train clients one-on-one. The course is offered in person and online.


The Personal Training Specialist 25-hour certification course is a comprehensive course designed to increase your knowledge and confidence level to train clients in a one-on-one or small group (2-3 people) setting. The online learning resource provides an interactive experience going through the key concepts from the course manual. The course covers a wide range of topics preparing you for the exams and the career of a personal trainer.


  • No prior experience or certifications are needed to take this course.
  • A free basic Zoom account set up prior to the course.


  • Aspects of fitness, wellness and basic training principles
  • Nutrition and bioenergetics
  • Cardiorespiratory, skeletal, and muscular system anatomy and function
  • Flexibility, mobility, and fascia
  • Passive and dynamic assessments
  • Periodized program design and delivery
  • The business of personal training


  • In-Person Course – Register with ID# 108759
    • Fri, Oct 1 to Sun, Oct 3
    • 9 AM – 6:30 PM (MDT)
    • Theory Exam: Sat, Oct 23
    • 10 am – 1 pm MDT
    • Theory Exam ID#: 108760
  • Virtual Course – Register with ID# 105113
    • Mon, Nov 22 to Fri, Nov 26
    • 9 AM – 2:30 PM (MDT) each day
    • Theory Exam: Sat, Dec 18
    • 10 am – 12 pm MDT
    • Theory Exam ID#: 105114

To ensure we have a successful learning environment, we have a 20 student capacity limit per course.


Did you know that canfitpro certification courses are recognized nationally AND internationally? Read about it here as well as many other FAQs about canfitpro certifications.


  • Early Bird Rates apply to registrations received more than three (3) weeks prior to the scheduled start date of the event.
  • The Non-Member Rates include a one-year canfitpro Professional membership.
  • CLICK HERE to visit the PTS course page for more info and view fees.

NOTE: All questions regarding fees, registration, memberships, and more are to be directed to canfitpro as we teach the courses but do not handle administration for the courses or organization.


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These tutorials will help you get registered for the PTS course, help prepare for the course, and help you get set up for the theory exam and practical exam.

How to Order the Personal Training Specialist (PTS) Certification Course


How to Prepare for Your Personal Training Specialist (PTS) Certification Course

How To Get Set Up to Take Your PTS Theory Exam Online

How to Register for Your PTS Practical Exam

Customer Reviews

Based on 10 reviews
Zion Baligod
Course: PTS

I just finished my PTS course with Tammy! Oh let me tell you, I love her energy and how she motivates her students to become better! She’s very patient and fun! I highly recommend to get a course from her! ✊🏼💯💪🏼

You just made my day! Thank you for such kind words. Zion, it was such a pleasure to help you get your certification. You are an incredible human and all your clients are going to be lucky to have you as their trainer. Go get 'em!

Zion Baligod
CPR Course

She makes the course easy and fun! She's also very knowledgeable and full of energy.

Thank you so much, Zion. You were a pleasure to have in class and I can't wait to see you again in the upcoming Personal Training certification course. We are going to have a great time! Until then, be well.

Mackenzie Swan
Best online coach!

I just finished my PTS certification with Tammy. It was smooth, easy, and fun to do. Tammy brings high and positive energy to every class. I’m excited to move into the next chapter of my life and Tammy helped me do it!

It's always a pleasure having you in class, Mackenzie. You clearly are super keen on pursuing your passion. I'm excited for you as well. Thank you for letting me be a part of that journey and for sharing such kind words. Good luck with the exam. You got this!

Jessica Gingras
Such a great energy!

Just finished my Personal Traning Certification course with Tammy Slauenwhite over Zoom. She has such a great energy and made time fly by every time we all got together! She makes me look forward to start my journey as a personal trainer!

Thank you so much, Jessica. I loved learning from you too. Listening to your experiences and what you plan to do with your certification makes me want to hire you to coach me. I might just be a client of yours someday. You are going to be FABULOUS!!!

Brilliant PRO trainer

Took the PTS course at Canfitpro and Tammy Slauenwhite was absolutely amazing. Great attention to detail, was well organized, and always included students in the discussion. Can't say enough good things about her. The course was excellent, 11/10 would recommend Tammy to anybody looking to become a personal trainer!

WOW! I can't thank you enough for these words, Keerat. Big smiles, fo sho. You were an absolute pleasure to have in class and I look forward to seeing you again in future courses. Good luck with the exam. Remember, I'm here if you need me. YOU GOT THIS!