FACULTY

Years of experience. Industry connections. Advanced degrees and certifications. These are the reasons why our instructors are superbly qualified to make you an exceptional trainer. Another is passion. FPTI instructors are passionate about health, fitness, and personal training. That's why FPTI is the new gold standard in personal trainer education.

EDUCATION

M.A., Applied Exercise Physiology, Teachers College-Columbia University 
B.A., Colby College

CERTIFICATIONS

New York State Dept. of Education Licensed Director 
New York State Dept. of Education Licensed Teacher 
NSCA Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS)
AAHFRP Medical Exercise Specialist (MES)
ACE Certified Personal Trainer (ACE-CPT)
ACE Lifestyle and Weight Management Consultant (LWMC)
FMS-certified
Pre/Post Natal Exercise


EDUCATION

B.S. – Exercise and Sports Sciences, Texas Tech University

CERTIFICATIONS

New York State Dept. of Education Licensed Teacher
NSCA Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS)
Starting Strength Certified Coach (SSC)
AAHFRP Medical Exercise Specialist (MES)
CPR/AED Certified


EDUCATION

M.S. Food and Nutrition Science (Sports Nutrition), Florida State University
B.S. Exercise Science (Exercise Physiology), Florida State University

CERTIFICATIONS

New York State Dept. of Education Licensed Teacher
NSCA Certified Strength & Conditioning Specialist
ACSM Health Fitness Specialist
Wharton Musculoskeletal Therapy Active-Isolated Flexibility Technician


EDUCATION

B.S.  Movement Science, University of Michigan
Doctorate of Physical Therapy Candidate, Mercy College

CERTIFICATIONS

New York State Dept. of Education Licensed Teacher
American College of Sports Medicine Health and Fitness Specialist(ACSM-HFS)
National Academy of Sports Medicine Corrective Exercise Specialist (NASM-CES)
CPR/AED Certified


EDUCATION

Ph.D. Candidate, Applied Physiology, Teachers College, Columbia University
M.A. Applied Physiology, Teachers College, Columbia University
B.A. Lafayette University

CERTIFICATIONS

New York State Dept. of Education Licensed Teacher 
American Heart Association CPR


EDUCATION

Focus Personal Training Institute, 300 Hour Theory and Application Program
B.F.A.-Youngstown State University

CERTIFICATIONS

ACE Certified Personal Trainer (ACE-CPT)
CPR/AED
Precision Nutrition Level 1 Certified