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

Ph.D.- 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 Director
New York State Dept. of Education Licensed Teacher
NASM Certified Personal Trainer (NASM-CPT)
American Heart Association CPR


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

B.S. Exercise Science, Rutgers University

CERTIFICATIONS

New York State Dept. of Education Licensed Teacher
National Council on Strength & Fitness (NCSF-CPT)
Functional Movement Screen Level 1
Precision Nutrition Level 1
RKC Certified Instructor
Certified Barefoot Training Specialist (Dr. Splichal, EBFA)
Pre/Post Natal Exercise 
Postural Restoration Institute (PRI)
CPR/AED Certified


EDUCATION

A.A. Liberal Arts, Nassau Community College

CERTIFICATIONS

New York State Dept. of Education Licensed Teacher
CrossFit Level 2 (CF-L2) 
OPEX Coaching Certificate Program (CCP) 
NASM Certified Personal Trainer (NASM-CPT)
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 Director
New York State Dept. of Education Licensed Teacher
NSCA Certified Strength & Conditioning Specialist
ACSM Health Fitness Specialist
Wharton Musculoskeletal Therapy Active-Isolated Flexibility Technicia
CPR/AED Certified


EDUCATION

MS- Exercise and Sports Nutrition, Texas Woman’s University
BS- Nutrition, University of Massachusetts

CERTIFICATIONS

New York State Dept. of Education Licensed Teacher
NSCA Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS)
ACSM Registered Clinical Exercise Physiologist (ACSM-RCEP)
ACSM Certified Exercise Physiologist (ACSM-CEP)
NASM Certified Personal Trainer (NASM-CPT)
Registered Dietitian (RD)
CPR / AED


EDUCATION

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

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

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)
FMS-certified
Pre/Post Natal Exercise


EDUCATION

Focus Personal Training Institute Master Course (FPTI)
B.A.-John Jay College of Criminal Justice

CERTIFICATIONS

New York State Dept. of Education Licensed Teacher
Medical Exercise Specialist (MES)
NASM Certified Personal Trainer (NASM-CPT)
American Heart Association CPR & AED Certified
Pre/Post Natal Exercise