Weight Training Course

The Weight Training Certification Course covers the practical components and additional theory needed for becoming a Weight Training Instructor and is the second step to becoming a certified Personal Trainer.  This course is held at the YWCA Health & Fitness Centre in downtown Vancouver.  Topics include theory review, program design, instruction and counseling, safety and injury prevention, special populations, nutrition and exercise equipment and technique.

This course combines classroom time with lots of activities in the weight room. Students will learn proper exercise technique hands on and practice their training skills with a partner in a weight room setting. 

Cost: $329.00 plus Manuals ($65.00 plus tax)

BCRPA - Registration with BCRPA in Fitness Theory
CFES - Completion of Fitness Theory Course

Location: YWCA Health & Fitness Centre, 535 Hornby Street, Vancouver - Map

Dates & Times (choose ONE of the following courses and attend all dates listed): 

Course Option 1: March 24 to April 2 - WILL BE RESCHEDULED TO A FUTURE DATE

  • Tuesday, March 24 - 6:30pm-10:00pm
  • Thursday, March 26 - 6:30pm-10:00pm
  • Saturday, March 28 - 10:00am-5:30pm
  • Tuesday, March 31 - 6:30pm-10:00pm
  • Thursday, April 2 - 6:30pm-10:00pm

Contact us


YWCA Health & Fitness Centre
535 Hornby Street
Vancouver, B.C. V6C 2E8





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