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Study Guide for the NASM test...

Here is a Word document with everything you need to know on the test. Yes it is that easy. (for those without "word" programs, I added a .pdf file ctgblue)

BRO_RESULTS‎, 02-11-2010 11:52 AM
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How long does it take to become a personal trainer

I'm considering it as a part time job and I just want to know

Jim101‎, 07-05-2011 11:31 AM
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Ace vs nasm

from all the bad reviews I have read about people taking the ACE exam and failing because they give you 3-4 answers and you have to choose what ACE preaches to get it right. Some people have said if you dont know everything in the ACE manual its very hard to pass the test and if you didnt learn it...

vancityrolla‎, 01-27-2012 10:19 AM
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Equinox Trainers?

Anyone work for an equinox club or know much about them? Good, bad and everything inbetween. Just trying to round up some info about them. Thanks all!

CM82682‎, 05-15-2008 10:43 AM
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Can I become a personal traner without being certified?

Is it legal for me to train clients without having any sort of certification? Of course I will tell them I am not certified, but is there anything illegal about it?

Lopez27‎, 07-01-2011 01:07 PM
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Anterior deltoid pain while doing bench press

I know this thread is for pts to help each other with training clients but I need some help, Ok so this has been on for a while but I've been able to work past it till now. I get some tension in my left shoulder, it's a deep place under my ant delt sometimes I feel it moving around in the line...

andres1233321‎, 01-29-2012 08:52 PM
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Pec Deck- Machine: Good or BAd?

Ok, I received an article awhile ago from Men's Health Mag complaining about the machines to avoid in the weight room. The one that struck me the most was the Pec Deck. Here's what they claimed. Men Healths: "The myth: Itís a super safe and very effective way to work your chest muscles. ...

RealXtrav‎, 10-10-2010 08:54 PM
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how often should I workout each muscle group?

How often should I work out each muscle group? I hear a lot of people work out each muscle group twice a week etc, chest twice, biceps twice, and then I read that body builders only work em out once a week. What do you guys recommend for the best results.

mrcupide2‎, 03-19-2010 07:49 PM
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Whats a catchy name for a group exercise class for WOMEN (read des.)

Hey so Im creating a group ex. class just for women. Mainly lower body (hips,thighs, butt) and some core and maybe arms. I believe a lot of new people who come to your class is all in the name. I see women look at our group ex. schedule and base what they will take soley on the name and not even...

kjhaveri‎, 09-08-2009 10:47 AM
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Advice starting my own gym/fitness center

I was curious if anyone has opened their own gym/fitness center or knows someone who has. I'm interested in doing so myself and would just like to avoid any pitfalls if possible and also get tips and help. Please let me know if you have any advice and would like to talk and share ideas. Thanks!!

gardnbp27‎, 07-09-2009 08:36 AM
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Gold's gym personal trainer income?

I am new to the personal training profession. I recently graduated with a bachelor's degree in exercise science. I have a possible job opportunity as a full time personal trainer at gold's gym. I did not discuss pay with the manager at my interview because I did not want to bring that up yet until...

zooswanko‎, 01-19-2012 11:00 PM
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NHE Certification Personal Fitness Management Specialists Job

NHE Certification Personal Fitness Management Specialists Job sent my resume to NHE for the PFMS position. I've done a lot of research on the company and have found them to be legit. The problem is the mastertrainer exam they use to test your expertise. Everyone says it's harder than...

wiscoek‎, 02-08-2013 06:37 AM
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Personal Training at LA Fitness

For those who have taken personal training at LA Fitness or work there. What are the rates? How much does it cost per session, and if you sign up for a longer time, is it cheaper?

richgp‎, 06-06-2012 07:00 PM
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Thumbs up Is crossfit personal training the future????

I have been doing lots of crossfit lately and my cardio is AMAZING! Before crossfit I could box 3 rounds of moderate pace doing my regular stair runnings and here and there weight training but since I have been incorporating cross fit I can go 4 INTENSE rounds throwing lots of punches and having...

Batdad‎, 08-09-2011 11:28 PM
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Biomechanics- Universal balance

In the attachment: Basically all it says is: everything is dependent on growth/non but anabolism, catabolism are just portions of those. All life is the same. Everything you do is dependent on all of you, not just a localized parts. Actions have already happened. I attempt to explain some phases of...

22stratt‎, 10-03-2015 03:08 PM
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New to Coaching - Advice Sort

Hello all, New to coaching, and wanted to take the opportunity to have more experienced coaches challenge me a little on the way I'm seeing and approaching things. Firstly, my client base is John and Jane types, accountants and engineers from down the road sort of thing. We focus on Limit...

SonofJack77‎, 09-29-2015 03:33 PM
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Session Tracker mobile app for trainers

Hey all, A good friend and myself recently released an app to the Google play store (iPhone coming very soon) that is used by trainers for tracking their clients sessions and helping them to consolidate client information. We called it "session tracker" because that's exactly what it does. It's...

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Inspirational Motivational "Quotes" for Personal Trainers to Use Thread

The right quote has always been a powerful tool... What are Quotes you Use as a Personal Trainer? What are some of your Favorite Quotes related to Fitness, Nutrition and/or Personal Training?

askthetrainer‎, 07-10-2010 11:43 PM
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Difference between 4th and 5th editions of ACE PT Manual?

So the story is, I ordered the 5th edition of the PT Manual from ACE. Now, after I ordered it someone gave me the 4th edition for free. The Manual is in the mail now and coming soon, if I reject the package, they will send it back and I will get a full refund. But I'm not sure if the 4th edition...

kvladi‎, 09-07-2014 10:35 AM
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on average how much do personal trainers make??

thinking about doing some courses, but wanted to know how much they make on average?

peco_12345‎, 06-16-2009 09:26 PM
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Group strength training help

Hey guys! So I'm a PT with my own business and I run a group strength training session two nights a week. I usually have about 10 clients per session & I'm running out of ideas for a general layout of the session! Does anyone with group strength training experience have any ideas? I generally do...

Watermelonxo‎, 09-28-2015 07:19 AM
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Qualifications for Online Training?

Is it necessary to hold a PT level 3 qualification in order to coach people online? EG: If you were to create training plans and nutrition plans and sell them online without a qualification, would it be illegal? I'm sort of in the dark about this. I mean. It seems like it's obviously...

Georgep93‎, 10-01-2015 03:52 PM
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Exercises for obese/overweight people.

Hi folks I am a newly qualified PT, I am training my first paying client tomorrow, my area of expertise is muscle building but obviously this game is mostly about weight loss. The girl I am training tomorrow is obese, she doesn't have great flexibility and so I am wondering what exercises...

Luffers‎, 04-19-2009 07:07 AM
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Post This is REALLY how much money you will make as Personal Trainer

If you have experience and information regarding a particular health club, your help in building this list for the sake of all personal trainers is greatly appreciated. Reminders: If you are a personal trainer, unless you are working floor shifts or employed at a very unique club, you are...

mrJustinPierce‎, 10-19-2010 07:34 PM
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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 09:13 AM
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