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If you are working toward your certificate, the program you pick will determine how long it takes you to complete. Some certificate programs take as little as three to six months to complete.
Personal Trainers should be nationally certified/accredited;(NASM, ISSA, ACE, AFFA, ACSM, a 4 year degree in physiology, etc.) They should also have certification in CPR, AED, and First Aid. A good personal trainer should have a degree in the exercise science or related field.
Yes, making good money as a personal trainer is very viable. Even entry-level personal trainers can make upwards of $25 an hour, and easily up to $100 an hour if they are experienced. ... Private personal trainers can make even more per hour, charging up top $100 an hour.
The easiest personal training certification to get is the American Council on Exercise certification known as the ACE Certification. In most states, this type of certification can be obtained in 3 to 6 months depending on how fast you work. Then, you must study for an exam and pass the exam
If you've been craving a career where you can help others feel their best, but are worried you can't fit personal training school into your schedule, consider an online program. It's true: You can earn your personal training certification online.
Most gyms will accept ISSA certification for new trainers because we offer educational programs that include high-quality course offerings with experienced instructors that focus on preparing students to become well-rounded, knowledgeable, and caring trainers.