Personal-Trainer Workshop to Be Offered April 5-6 at Penn College

Published 01.21.2003


Pennsylvania College of Technology and NDEITA, a nonprofit fitness-professional association, are co-sponsoring a personal-trainer workshop to be held April 5-6 at the College.

The workshop, which will run from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday, April 5, and from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Sunday, April 6, will take place in Bardo Gymnasium on the College's main campus.

An expert trainer will provide demonstrations and address exercise science, communications skills, exercise programming, health and fitness assessments, and cardiovascular and strength-training equipment, among other topics.

Included in the workshop registration are a written examination, two-year national certification and membership in NDEITA. The cost is $329 ($299 for those who pre-register 30 days before the workshop). Space is limited, and pre-registration is recommended. The workshop is designed for those with some fitness experience.

Founded in 1977, NDEITA has certified over 90,000 fitness professionals and has become recognized as a leader in the fitness industry.

To register, call toll-free 1-800-AEROBIC (237-6242) or visit on the Web. To learn more about the workshop, call Ronald E. Kodish, assistant professor of fitness and lifetime sports at Penn College, at (570) 326-3761, Ext. 7082.