NPTI Colorado Diploma

Your path to personal training certification starts with your NPTI Colorado Diploma

Upon successful completion of the National Personal Training Institute of Colorado Personal Trainer approved career program you will be awarded the following certificates:

  • Training Pre / Post Natal Women (NPTI - CO)
  • NPTI Colorado Personal Fitness Trainer Diploma
  • NPTI Certified Nutritional Consultant
  • CPR/First Aid (as recognized by the American Heart Association ®)


NPTI CO prepares you to take the “Certified Personal Trainer” (CPT) examination from the leading personal trainer certifying agencies in the industry.  In some cases, NPTI CO provides significant discounts to those certifications in addition to reimbursing the NPTI CO graduate $175.00 upon successfully passing the CPT exam.  Ask your Admissions Counselor for more details.

Other continuing education certificates can be earned (separately) from other certifying agencies with the valued knowledge that you learn from our elective courses:

  • Corrective Exercise Specialist (NASM®)
  • Performance Enhancement Specialist (NASM)
  • Working with Older Adults (ACE)
  • Starting Your Own Business (NPTI-CO)
  • HeartZones Cardio Programming (HeartZones)
  • Bootcamp / GroupX Training (NPTI-CO)
  • Training Obese Children
  • Advanced Training Techniques & Methods

NPTI Colorado also recognizes the top Certified Personal Trainer (CPT) industry certifications and reimburses $175 of the CPT certification cost for these NCCA recognized certifications:

  • National Academy of Sports Medicine (NASM) Certified Personal Trainer (CPT) ®
  • ACE - Certified Personal Trainer (CPT) ®
  • American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM) Certified Personal Trainer (CPT) ® or Certified Health Fitness Specialist (HFS)
  • PTA Global Certified Personal Trainer (CPT)
  • NSCA - Certified Personal Trainer (CPT) or Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS) ®

​Already have your personal trainer certification? NPTI Colorado's affiliate, "Fitness Resources" provides authorized personal trainer continuing education credit (CEC) with the following nationally and internationally known certification agencies:

  • American Council on Exercise (ACE)
  • American Academy of Sports Medicine (ACSM)
  • Aerobics and Fitness Association of American (AFAA)
  • National Academy of Sports Medicine (NASM)
  • International Sports Sciences Association (ISSA)
  • National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA)

If you are serious about becoming a personal trainer and completing certification, NPTI Colorado is the right choice for your personal fitness trainer education, both before and after you become a certified personal trainer.

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NPTI Colorado has closed its Lakewood and Colorado Springs locations effective August 22, 2019. We are no longer accepting applications for new students.

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