Courses & Registration

RTS1 is 14 hours of lecture and 14 hours of practical.


RTS1 is currently only offered in the US through AAPTE.
AAPTE also administers the RTS1 online exam through

RTS1  International

RTS1 International is presented and administered by The Cofactor: Exercise Education International.
International exams are tailored to the logistics required by each country.

RTS, LLC contracts with various educational providers/organizations to administer and present RTS1 Courses. Additionally, these providers must often work with local organizations, facilities, private individuals, and government regulators depending upon the country.

For this reason, RTS, LLC accepts no responsibility or liability for the scheduling, administration, presentation, enrollment policies and procedures, cancellations policies of the contractor, as well as exam creation, administration, or notifications processes. Furthermore, each contractor maintains their respective RTS1 database of attendees and certified.

Please contact the respective provider for any RTS1 issues.

Enrollment & Cancellation Policies