Become A Personal Trainer

When you become a personal trainer you will assist others in maintaining a healthy physique and staying toned and fit. You'll also be part of a profitable, growing field. The U.S. Department of Labor estimates a 8% increase in jobs for fitness trainers and instructors by 2024. This adds up to 302,500 job opportunities! Become a personal trainer and you'll be able to design beneficial workouts, conditioning routines and personal training programs; monitor weight management and sports nutrition; build flexibility; and conduct fitness evaluations.

After earning your certification, you may find it easy to muscle in on personal trainer careers. Certification shows you have professional-level skills, and many options could be available for you, such as a corporate fitness director, independent personal trainer, workout instructor at a health club, resort fitness leader and more.

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  • The U.S. Department of Labor predicts 302,500 people will be employed as fitness trainers and instructors by 2024.

A career in this field may require you to meet certain licensing, training, and other requirements that can vary by vocation and state. You should check with your state, local government and/or licensing board to find out which requirements may be applicable in your state. Click here for contact information on state licensing/regulatory boards and certain professional licensing information.

Muscle in to become a personal trainer and get certified. Call us now at 1-800-957-5412 or enroll online today.

SOURCE: Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook, 2016-17 Edition, Fitness Trainers and Instructors (May 5, 2016).