AAPTE Internship / Job Shadow Opportunity

The AAPTE offers a job shadow / internship opportunity for those interested in increasing their understanding of the role of the fitness professional. Candidates are provided the opportunity to sit in on classroom lectures and participate in the hands-on practical portion of the AAPTE course. Participants are awarded continuing education 10 continuing education credits toward AAPTE recertification and enhance their resume by successfully completing the program.


  • A current nationally accredited certification (such as AAPTE)
  • CPR–AED certified
  • Attend 18 hours of practical hands-on labs
  • Attend 15 hours of *lecture (*Client Assessment and Foundation of Resistance Training Exercise Biomechanics 3hr each)
    Interns may attend additional lectures, but are not required
  • Cover letter and resume (cover letter explaining your interest in the program)
  • Provide hands-on support with AAPTE instructors
  • Have a 30-minute debriefing phone conference at the conclusion of the program with the AAPTE’s Director of Education and Operations Manager

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