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Poll Sticky Thread Sticky: Poll: How To Be overprepared for the NASM

Hey guys ,after posting these past few weeks in here I constantly get pms regarding taking the NASM but that doesn't bother me at all , I am making this post to help everyone in the future on taking the NASM. My NASM experience was a very long one, I drove 3 hours to fail it by 1 point! This was...

Bradster101190‎, 06-07-2011 02:05 AM
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Sticky Thread Sticky: QUESTION: Which certificates are the best?

The 'Big 3' certifications are ACSM, NASM, and NSCA. ACSM NASM

Mythic Beast‎, 09-14-2008 10:57 PM
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Sticky Thread Sticky: Personal Trainer Affiliate Program! is test piloting a trainer affiliate program and we’re looking for 50 motivated and results driven personal trainers. This program only applies to certified personal trainers residing in the following states: Florida, Idaho, Nevada, New Hampshire, Montana, Oregon, Pennsylvania,...

ForumAlpha‎, 03-24-2014 10:40 AM
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Sticky Thread Sticky: Directions toward a career in fitness.

Hello everyone, I recently completed as blog series outlining my experiences in the fitness career path. Hopefully some of you might find it helpful, or at least get some ideas to put to trial. Here's the 3-part series: Directions Toward a Career in Fitness, Part 1 Directions Toward a Career in...

alan aragon‎, 11-18-2009 08:20 PM
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Arrow Sticky Thread Sticky: General Forum Rules

Welcome to the Forums It is our hope that the members of the forums will help each other in providing motivation and information to those looking to reach their fitness goals. To protect our members and the forums, the following rules are effective in all sections. Please take...

ForumSentinel‎, 05-19-2014 09:12 AM
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anyone else have a hard time getting in the "zone"

Anyone else feel like they have a hard time getting into the zone at the gym they work at?

BlackJack619‎, 02-09-2016 12:11 PM
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Any UK members train up with PT Academy

Im looking into doing the Level 2 Gym Instructing and Level 3 Personal Training courses with PT academy and wondering which learning method I should do... Self study - Meaning all at home by myself, I can attend a preperation day with other students before the exams to prepare. Flexible home...

Keith500‎, 02-08-2016 09:03 AM
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Free personal trainer software and app for you and your clients

Anyone that is interested can use interactive health clubs site and app for free. It was designed as an add free site and app that allows personal trainers to privately connect with their clients. You can design and assign plans to your clients with expiration dates. Your proprietary training...

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Interested in PT course in Florida as a foreigner

Hi! I'm planning on taking a personal trainer course somewhere around Miami, Fort Lauderdale, Boca Raton region upcoming spring. I'm from Belgium but I have family back there and would like to combine it with a visit. I work a full time job in research, but I'd like to become a PT outside work...

MaxPowah‎, 02-09-2016 08:13 AM
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Smile 10 beta testers needed for personal trainer communication software

We are about to launch Lift League (lift league. com), communication software for personal trainers. It lets you store and send your content - like videos, meal plans, programs and more - directly to your client's dedicated mobile app. We need 10 personal trainers to be beta testers - you get it...

protrainer2000‎, 02-08-2016 09:13 PM
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Taking ACE exam in 1 month

I'm taking this exam soon and have been studying off and on for the last couple of months. Is there anyone who has taken the ACE exam and has any advice or suggestions? Any help would be much appreciated! Thanks!

baller4life0612‎, 02-08-2016 09:38 AM
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Question Anyone a trainer at 24 hour fitness??

I'm thinking about taking a job at 24 hour fitness. pros and cons???

gigi350z‎, 02-08-2016 10:04 AM
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How much water should you drink a day?

I thought I'd ask this here because you people have a lot of knowledge. How much water a day should the average adult, athlete or obese person drink a day, and how much is too much?

Ace Corona‎, 01-24-2016 04:24 PM
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Desperate! How do I fix my kinetic chain

Hi guys. So it's taking me a long time to self diagnose my problems. I found myself getting a lot of lower back injuries and once I started to study my form I realized that my legs naturally rest in a slight staggered step position. So after studying myself, it would seem that I have an external...

DeBeasi86‎, 02-07-2016 04:27 PM
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tips for online marketing

Hey guys, ive been personal training at a gym for a few years and doing really well.I have decided to try online personal training. I have made a site and been doing facebook marketing with free ebooks and starting my own email newsletter. Has anyone got tips on things that have helped them get...

kylegsp‎, 02-07-2016 06:53 PM
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Does my personal trainer have a crush on me?

I am 20 and he is 36 and is married according to his FaceBook. When I first met my personal trainer, he kept looking deep into my eyes with the biggest smile. He then texted me asking how my day has been and when I am starting, to have a good holiday etc. A few weeks later when I joined the gym, I...

bellebeu‎, 02-05-2016 02:42 AM
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Becoming a personal trainer in Alberta

Hi I am wondering if anybody can help me. I am from England and I am currently doing a course to become a certified personal trainer, however I am looking at moving to Edmonton towards the end of the year on a working holiday visa. Does anybody know if my qualifications that I gain in the UK...

Mike1878‎, 02-07-2016 12:47 PM
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How do Personal Trainers feel about their positions at big box gyms?

I'm very curious to gauge how personal trainers feel about their jobs at big box gyms. What do you like? What don't you like? A little about me: I was a CPT at a big box gym for about 6 months before becoming jaded at how sales focused the job is and how little it seemed the management cared...

sfirouz‎, 02-03-2016 12:12 AM
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What does science say about lean gains?

I know a trainer on Facebook who claims he never cut and bulked, he always achieved what he calls "lean gains" so he gains muscle without gaining fat. Is there any science behind this, or is he a charlatan? I'm interested in hearing what personal trainers here have to say about this.

Ace Corona‎, 02-05-2016 03:26 PM
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ACE CPT? anyone take the exam recently? any good apps to study?

ACE CPT? anyone take the exam recently? any good apps to study?

crvhonda‎, 02-05-2016 09:02 PM
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95 percent of Personal Trainers don't know what they're doing

That includes people that post in this section. You either don't know what you're doing, don't look the part or both. I hate PTs with a passion because every time i go to the gym they give horrible advice,teach horrible form and fancy exercises that are worthless. Brb 1 legged squat on a Bosu...

94beastmode‎, 01-27-2016 09:36 AM
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Ryan's Q&A Thread - Building Successful PT/Coaching Businesses

What's up everyone? Whether you know me or not, I've been on the forums for years. My main threads revolve around my GST program and I've managed them for the past five + years. Feel free to browse them so you can get a feel for who I am and how I operate. First Thread:...

2020Wellness‎, 05-14-2015 01:32 PM
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Which course is best?

Hi, I'm currently coming towards the end of my time at uni and i have my heart set on being a personal trainer so i am looking to do a course after uni this summer :) I've done some research and i'm a little confused as to which course is the best one to do to pursue a serious career in the...

Powischr‎, 02-02-2016 11:23 AM
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Never Been Sold Personal Training

Hi Guys/Girls Im currently in the process of getting my level 3 personal training qualification in the U.K. The teachers constantly talk about generating client leads and how to approach and sell to potential clients. I am looking for a personal trainer in my new gym to work with and have...

daviesgareth50‎, 02-05-2016 06:23 AM
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Information about personal training

Hi I'm an 18 year old huh school senior who is going into college next year for Fitness and Sports management to become a personal trainer. For my Everyday Communications class I have to do a presentation on the career I'm interested in going into. If possible I need to interview a personal trainer...

ian54H‎, 02-05-2016 09:03 AM
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Question Boxing Fitness

Hi There, I've been a Personal Trainer for roughly a year now, and I work independently, and I'm interested in starting to broaden my training programs and get into boxing. I'd like to get into "real" boxing a little later just because it's a personal interest of mine, but I was wondering if...

Post720‎, 02-04-2016 11:52 AM
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Working At L.A. Fitness: Advice/Opinions Please?

I was recently hired at L.A. Fitness as a Membership Sales Counselor. I needed a job badly so I threw caution to the wind. Everyone seems very shady. The managers keep showing off their Rolex watches. They keep talking about their 100K salaries. It just gives a wrong vibe. I started researching...

DracoMalfoy‎, 09-25-2008 10:13 AM
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Trainers purposely gaining fat to understand clients?

Have any of you heard of the new reality show "Fit 2 Fat 2 Fit", that is about personal trainers who purposely gain lots of fat so they can understand their overweight clients? Then they work out together to lose the fat. It's supposed to be inspirational. I'm not a trainer but I am interested...

SportyAndGirly‎, 02-01-2016 10:52 AM
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Should PTs get paid for NO show clients?

Quick question guys, should PTs get fully paid for no show clients? does your gym pay you full payment ? I came across this member who purchased 30 sessions, his trainer (our part time trainer) booked 1 ~ 2 sessions every other day. The thing is the member has not been showing up for the past...

peddyg‎, 02-02-2016 01:04 PM
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Question Cheap NASM CEU's?

I am certified through NASM. Every two years I need to acquire continuing education units by taking a class, doing home study, attending a seminar, etc. The NASM approved CEU's shown on their website are expensive! Does anybody know any good cheap online CEU's for NASM? If not online, located...

theGuy045‎, 05-25-2009 06:41 PM
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