Navigation Links
Penn Foster Career School Launches Online Certified Personal Trainer Program
Date:4/28/2009

SCRANTON, Pa., April 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Penn Foster Career School, one of the oldest and largest online learning institutions in the world, has launched a new Certified Personal Trainer Program.

With Penn Foster's Certified Personal Trainer Program, students will receive thorough training in the techniques and skills of a Personal Trainer plus a National Council on Strength and Fitness (NCSF) Certification Package that contains materials that will prepare them for NCSF Certification. As part of this package, students will also receive a voucher for the actual NCSF Certification Exam.

The U.S. Department of Labor is projecting a 27% increase in personal training jobs over the next decade. However, in order to take advantage of this employment growth most fitness workers need to be certified. Recognizing the importance of certification in this field is what lead Penn Foster to develop their new Certified Personal Trainer Program.

"We realized that, in order for our students to take advantage of the explosive growth in this field, they would need to be certified. Including a certification component in our fitness program will increase the likelihood that graduates of this program will go on to be successful in this field," stated Stuart Udell, CEO of Penn Foster.

About Penn Foster

Penn Foster College, Penn Foster Career School, and Penn Foster High School are part of Penn Foster, Inc., a global leader in distance education. For more than 117 years, Penn Foster has been providing career-focused training programs in the fields of health care, business, technology, automotive technology, and select trades. Nationally and regionally accredited Penn Foster High School serves more than 40,000 online students seeking individual courses or a complete diploma program. Penn Foster Career School (www.PennFoster.edu) an
'/>"/>

SOURCE Penn Foster, Inc.
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2

Related medicine news :

1. Poor health care access common among youth leaving foster system
2. California Alliance Applauds Governors Support of Group Home Reform for Foster Youth
3. Georgia Cancer Specialists to Sponsor Sixth Annual Totes 2 Tots Suitcase Drive for Foster Children
4. Can world prize competitions foster more equitable drug research and development?
5. National Council on Disability to Make Recommendations on Youth with Disabilities in the Foster Care System
6. National Council on Disability Says Older Youth With Disabilities Falling Through Cracks in Foster Care System
7. Penn Foster Prepares Students to Meet Healthcare Employment Needs
8. Penn Foster Career School Offers Certificate Programs
9. Texas Moves Foster Children Into Managed Care Plan
10. Kids Living With Relatives Have Fewer Problems Than Those in Foster Homes
11. Satellite Healthcare Announces 2008 Norman S. Coplon Extramural Grants : Grants Foster Next-Generation Kidney Disease Researchers
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:2/28/2015)... Portland, Oregon (PRWEB) February 28, 2015 ... Portland, Oregon, is offering a new special. Throughout ... denture relines. , This service ... from sleep problems and pain. Patients may notice certain ... and need relining. These symptoms include: , 1.    Pain, ...
(Date:2/28/2015)... (PRWEB) February 28, 2015 Mew and ... announced that they now provide business consulting services in ... as corporate tax planning and succession planning. Company finances ... to experienced professionals. On top of this, complex Canadian ... handle corporate accounting. As a result, Mew and Company ...
(Date:2/28/2015)... Fredericton, NB (PRWEB) February 28, 2015 ... call center software suite for Asterisk, are pleased to ... the highly successful 5.7 and 5.8 versions of Q-Suite, ... as well as a number of new features to ... be Q2 2015. , Q-Suite 5.9 will add features ...
(Date:2/28/2015)... 2015 For those people who are ... Mesothelioma Applied Research Foundation (Meso Foundation) will ... 3, starting at 9:30 AM. , The live broadcast ... broadcast can be accessed through any browser on a ... The Symposium is a unique event that covers important ...
(Date:2/28/2015)... 2015 Pioneer Millworks reclaimed USA wood ... & Construction Materials Show, an annual, premier sustainable building ... suppliers and top manufacturers of the latest building products, ... sourced and manufactured by Pioneer Millworks from their ... Japan at restaurants, hotels, retailers, and corporate offices. ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Classic Denture Center in Portland Oregon is Offering March Discount 2Health News:Vancouver Corporate Tax Accountants Now Provide Business Consulting Services 2Health News:Indosoft Proudly Announces Q-Suite 5.9 Call Center Software for Asterisk 2Health News:Mesothelioma Cancer Research Foundation Broadcasting Symposium Live 2Health News:US Reclaimed Wood from Pioneer Millworks to be Featured at Architecture & Construction Materials Show in Tokyo. 2
... The National Institutes of Health announced today a second ... including funds for 19 research consortia. The Rare Diseases ... (DMCC) will be awarded a total of just over ... conducted with the new funding will explore the natural ...
... cancer-related deaths in the United States, leading to over ... with early screening using a procedure called a colonoscopy. ... and the University of Massachusetts at Amherst (UMass) have ... efficiently, ultimately lowering costs and leading to shorter waiting ...
... The dangers of secondhand smoke have led some organizations ... and other public venues. The effectiveness of such ... breathing environmental tobacco smoke has been a matter of ... Sense of the Evidence, a new report from the ...
... The American College of Preventive Medicine (ACPM) supports the ... that primary care providers should screen all adults for ... should have systems in place to ensure the accurate ... and best opportunities to identify depression are in the ...
... ... medical tourism in the press - the savings that can be made and the quality of ... consider surgery overseas. , ... 6, 2009 -- Medical tourism has been around since the Romans. In recent years however, growing ...
... ... Medicare and Medicaid Services , ... Houston, TX (PRWEB) October 6, 2009 -- KelseyCare Advantage , a ... Harris, Fort Bend, Montgomery, and Galveston on the Mainland, recently reported its Healthcare Effectiveness ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:NIH announces expansion of Rare Diseases Clinical Research Network 2Health News:NIH announces expansion of Rare Diseases Clinical Research Network 3Health News:NIH announces expansion of Rare Diseases Clinical Research Network 4Health News:NIH announces expansion of Rare Diseases Clinical Research Network 5Health News:NIH announces expansion of Rare Diseases Clinical Research Network 6Health News:NIH announces expansion of Rare Diseases Clinical Research Network 7Health News:NIH announces expansion of Rare Diseases Clinical Research Network 8Health News:Study shows how to lower costs, waiting times for colonoscopies 2Health News:85% of People Would Consider Medical Tourism 2Health News:85% of People Would Consider Medical Tourism 3Health News:Local Medicare Advantage Plan Scores High on Diabetic Care and Blood Pressure Control 2
(Date:2/27/2015)...  Uroplasty, Inc. (NASDAQ: UPI ), a medical ... products to treat voiding dysfunctions, today announced that it ... Tuesday, March 10, 2015. Rob Kill , President ... Officer, will present at 4:00 p.m. Pacific Time and ... at the Ritz Carlton in Laguna Niguel, ...
(Date:2/27/2015)... 27, 2015  Two mass spectrometry technologies ... as their effectiveness is established, according to ... Information says that while mass spectrometry (mass ... tool in proteomic biomarker discovery and validation, ... traditional techniques has struggled to elucidate molecular ...
(Date:2/26/2015)... , Feb. 26, 2015  Tandem Diabetes Care®, Inc. ... and manufacturer of the t:slim® and t:flex™ Insulin Pumps, ... of 5,250,000 shares of its common stock at a ... net proceeds to Tandem from this offering are expected ... commissions and other estimated offering expenses payable by Tandem. ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Uroplasty to Participate in the 27th Annual ROTH Conference 2Report: "Softer" Mass Spec Techniques Gaining Popularity in Biomarker Discovery 2Report: "Softer" Mass Spec Techniques Gaining Popularity in Biomarker Discovery 3Tandem Diabetes Care Announces Pricing of Underwritten Public Offering of Common Stock 2Tandem Diabetes Care Announces Pricing of Underwritten Public Offering of Common Stock 3
... Jan. 17, 2012 To address the growing need ... with the automation of routine clinical laboratory assays, ... Tecan Group (SIX Swiss Exchange: TECN) today entered into ... handling platform with Waters® ACQUITY® TQD liquid ...
... RIVER EDGE, N.J., Jan. 17, 2012  Nephros, Inc. (OTC ... developing and marketing filtration products for therapeutic applications, infection ... 16, 2012, Nephros received a payment of euro 750,000 ... Under the terms of the license agreement ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Waters and Tecan Sign Agreement for Clinical Assay Platform 2Waters and Tecan Sign Agreement for Clinical Assay Platform 3Nephros Receives Euro 750,000 Payment from Bellco S.r.l. 2Nephros Receives Euro 750,000 Payment from Bellco S.r.l. 3Nephros Receives Euro 750,000 Payment from Bellco S.r.l. 4
Designed to use all advantages of bipolar technique. C-2600 MP recommended to all specialties that uses the benefits of the bipolar techniques....
Finesse electrosurgical generator (100-120 VAC) utilizes a patented design that integrates the electrosurgical generator and smoke evacuation system into a single compact unit....
The Aaron 800-EU is designed and engineered to be the most reliable and durable desiccator available today....
Sabre 180 is a powerful niche generator....
Medicine Products: