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AAPT Boston LLC

Phone: (617) 267-2278 Fax: (617) 267-0218 561 Boylston St Fl 3, Boston, MA 02116 http://www.aapt.edu

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Description

The American Academy of Personal Training (AAPT) is a private occupational school specializing in personal fitness training. Some of the courses include but are not limited to Nutrition, Anatomy, Assessments, Exercise Technique and Business of Personal Training.

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Factors that raised the rating for AAPT Boston LLC include:

  • No complaints filed with BBB.
  • BBB has sufficient background information on this business.

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0 complaints closed with BBB in last 3 years | 0 closed in last 12 months
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Billing/Collection Issues 0
Delivery Issues 0
Guarantee/Warranty Issues 0
Problems with Product/Service 0
Total Closed Complaints 0

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Additional Information

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BBB file opened: January 22, 2013 Business started: 11/13/2008 in MA
Licensing

This business is in an industry that may require professional licensing, bonding or registration. BBB encourages you to check with the appropriate agency to be certain any requirements are currently being met.

These agencies may include:

Massachusetts Office of Consumer Affairs & Business Regulation
10 Park Plaza, Boston MA 02116
http://www.mass.gov/ocabr/
Phone Number: (617) 973-8787/888-283-3757
Fax Number: (617) 973-8799
consumer@state.ma.us
The license number is B090310.

Type of Entity

Limited Liability Company (LLC)

Business Management
Mr. David Shar, COO/CFO Ms. Jean Nebesar, Director
Contact Information
Principal: Mr. David Shar, COO/CFO
Number of Employees

8

Business Category

SCHOOLS-TRADE SCHOOLS - PRIVATE ADULT & CONTINUING EDUCATION Other Technical and Trade Schools (NAICS: 611519)

Products & Services

AAPT Boston LLC offers the following product(s): Advanced Programming for Muscle Hypertrophy (3 clock hours, Continuing Education Program), Aging, Achy, and Active Knees (3 clock hours, Continuing Education Program), Becoming Independent: Transitioning from Employee to Self-Employed (3 clock hours, Continuing Education Program), Exercise Psychology: The Science Behind Motivation and Behavior Change (3 clock hours, Continuing Education Program), Exercise, Obesity, and Weight Management (3 clock hours, Continuing Education Program), High Intensity Interval Training (H.I.I.T.) (3 clock hours, Continuing Education Program), Home-Based Personal Training, Part I: Using the Equipment (3 clock hours, Continuing Education Program), Home-Based Personal Training, Part II: Designing Programs (3 clock hours, Continuing Education Program), Maternity Fitness: Training for the Pre/Postnatal Client (3 clock hours, Continuing Education Program), Myofascial Release and Flexibility Technique (3 clock hours, Continuing Education Program), Program Design for a Healthy Spine (3 clock hours, Continuing Education Program), The Role of Postural Stability in Running (3 clock hours, Continuing Education Program), Training for Marathons and Endurance Events (3 clock hours, Continuing Education Program), Foundations of Fitness Science (300 clock hours, Occupational Education Program)

Hours of Operation
M: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
T: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
W: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Th: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
F: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
S: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Su: Closed
H: Closed
Refund and Exchange Policy
The Business states the following : PER M.G.L. CHAPTER 255, SECTION 13K:

1. You may terminate this agreement at any time.
2. If you terminate this agreement within five days you will receive a refund of all monies paid, provided that you have not commenced the program.
3. If you subsequently terminate this agreement prior to the commencement of the program, you will receive a refund of all monies paid, less the actual reasonable administrative costs described in paragraph 7.
4. If you terminate this agreement during the first quarter of the program, you will receive a refund of at least seventy-five per cent of the tuition, less the actual reasonable administrative costs described in paragraph 7.
5. If you terminate this agreement during the second quarter of the program, you will receive a refund of at least fifty per cent of the tuition, less the actual reasonable administrative costs described in paragraph 7.
6. If you terminate this agreement during the third quarter of the program, you will receive a refund of at least twenty-five per cent of the tuition, less the actual reasonable administrative costs described in paragraph 7.
7. If you terminate this agreement after the initial five day period, you will be responsible for actual reasonable administrative costs incurred by the school to enroll you and to process your application, which administrative costs shall not exceed fifty dollars or five per cent of the contract price, whichever is less. A list of such administrative costs is attached hereto and made a part of this agreement.
8. If you wish to terminate this agreement, you must inform the school in writing of your termination, which will become effective on the day such writing is mailed.
9. The school is not obligated to provide any refund if you terminate this agreement during the fourth quarter of the program.
Service Area
AAPT Boston LLC provides their services in ACUSHNET, ALLSTON, BOSTON, BRIGHTON, BROCKTON, CAMBRIDGE, CHARLESTOWN, DORCHESTER, DORCHESTER CENTER, DORCHESTR CTR, E CAMBRIDGE, EAST BOSTON, EAST CAMBRIDGE, EAST LYNN, FALL RIVER, FITCHBURG, GROVE HALL, HARVARD SQ, HARVARD SQUARE, HYDE PARK, JAMAICA PLAIN, LAWRENCE, LEOMINSTER, LOWELL, LYNN, MATTAPAN, MISSION HILL, N CAMBRIDGE, NEW BEDFORD, NEWTON, NEWTON CENTER, NEWTON CENTRE, NEWTON HIGHLANDS, NEWTON HLDS, NEWTON L F, NEWTON LOWER FALLS, NEWTON U F, NEWTON UPPER FALLS, NEWTONVILLE, NONANTUM, NORTH CAMBRIDGE, NORTH QUINCY, QUINCY, READVILLE, ROSLINDALE, ROXBURY, ROXBURY CROSSING, ROXBURY XING, SOMERVILLE, SOUTH BOSTON, SQUANTUM, TAUNTON, UPHAMS CORNER, W SOMERVILLE, WEST LYNN, WEST NEWTON, WEST ROXBURY, WEST SOMERVILLE, WINTER HILL & WOLLASTON, MA.
Alternate Business Names
American Academy of Personal Training
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