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Bodybuilding training question

I'm trying to understand, how bodybuilders lift. I'm guessing they're either one or two things they're doing as per training 7 days a week, to get the physique they have. The two assumptions i have about how body builders train are as follows: Options A) They do a template witch is sets of...

erwinliao54‎, 11-22-2015 07:11 PM
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Skulpt aim

So Skulpt Aim is a new product that is going to hit the fitness market and personally I can't wait so I can get one of these.... just wanted to see what some other fitness pros thought bout this....

jkdwarrior‎, 12-11-2013 03:58 PM
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ACE Speciality Certification in Nutrition - Anyone take?

So I need to renew my ACE Personal Training Cert for $129. They are offering free renewal if I purchase their Nutrition Speciality course ($400). So my net course for 2 CEU and that certification is $281. Is it worth it? I can get 2 CEUS for about $100 or so, so my question is if the ACE...

dmosk4‎, 11-21-2015 02:40 PM
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UK - Best Route for Funded Personal Training Certificate?

Hi, I'm from London and I've finished my A Levels the summer before last, started uni but I totally picked the wrong degree, I should've gone the personal trainer route straight away but I'm pursuing it now and really need your advice. As I've left school I have very little money so ideally want...

6weeksillbready‎, 02-13-2011 04:18 PM
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Transitioning into Online PT

Hey all, First time poster here but have been stalking the forums for help and ideas for a while now. A little about me, I am a qualified PT in Australia, been doing it for almost 12 months now, love it. I have begun to look at online training as an option for extra income. I have a dream to...

Mordrin101‎, 11-20-2015 07:02 PM
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Needing some advice for a new PT

Hey guys, I just got my NASM cert last week and I'm feeling a little lost at this point on getting a job without a mentor or knowing anyone in the industry to give me insight. I applied for places like Golds and LA in the central FL area, just waiting to see what happens next. Should I avoid...

olsen1490‎, 11-08-2015 04:07 PM
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Feedback on working at any of these gyms...

After completing some interviews this week, I've received job offers as a trainer at LA Fitness, 24 Hour Fitness, and Crunch. I've never had a membership at any of these gyms before, but I have a general idea of how big chain gyms operate. What are your guys' experiences working for these gyms?...

nahbahsah‎, 11-20-2015 06:49 PM
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Being Financially Stable in Fitness Career

I'd like to start this post by saying props to all the teachers out there busting their asses off. I'm a teacher and it's EXHAUSTING. I respect this profession, but I know this isn't for me. I want to go back to my full time job as a trainer. I worked for an awesome gym and miss it. But, I was...

LetItBurn91‎, 11-12-2015 10:33 AM
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Looking for personal training tips/ nutrition

So as of right now I've reached a weight I've never reached before 268lbs. I've been working out for the past month and not lost a pound I've cut out eating out and not eating till I am stuffed so the calories have been cut a bit, I've been including cardio as well walking, jogging, running,...

maganamario63‎, 10-24-2015 09:55 PM
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Personal Trainer Insurance

Where do you guys get personal trainer insurance from?

italianplaya30‎, 11-19-2015 11:34 AM
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Smile Have any ideas?

I've wanted to become an entrepreneur for a while now, and everyone I've talked to tells me the best ideas are the ones that come straight from the consumers. So with personal trainers as my market, I ask have you ever had an idea for a product that would make your work life easier? Or maybe you've...

MogiBanks‎, 11-18-2015 02:19 PM
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anyone have used textbooks for sale? ace, nsca,issa.acsm?

The newest editions only please. I think acsm sparks my interest the most bc I think it will cover a lot of material I don't already know. I may get a 2nd certification but id like to read these books either way If I got initials wrong...u kno what I mean

EdgarAllanPoe‎, 08-19-2011 06:54 PM
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Is an AA degree in Kinesiology a waste of time? Should I only get a 4-year degree?

I want to get a degree in Kinesiology at a University, but my current plan is to get an AA degree in Kinesiology at a junior college first, then transfer. My question is, would it be a waste of time to get an AA degree first? I'm already getting an AA degree in graphic design at a junior college,...

Ace Corona‎, 11-07-2015 11:57 AM
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How important is introductory chemistry for a Kinesiology degree if it's not required

I was looking at the required classes for kinesiology at my junior college before I get ready to transfer to a CSU, and I noticed CHEM 100 Introductory Chemistry was on the list, but there were other easier classes to choose from and chem wasn't required, but it was recommended as a prerequisite...

Ace Corona‎, 11-17-2015 03:39 PM
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Science behind exercise

I'm not a personal trainer but i'm interested in the science behind exercise and was wondering if there are any books that are a "must read" or links to pages which will help me understand weight lifting and exercise behind the scenes so to speak. I've been going to the gym for 2 years from being...

Greenybwa‎, 11-13-2015 08:23 AM
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Anyone taken the NASM FNS test?

Just wondering how hard it is.

xxsenix‎, 02-22-2012 09:50 PM
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Smile What are the main issues freelance personal trainers come across with?

And what do you think solutions are to tackle the problems you have mentioned?

Kiabodm‎, 11-18-2015 07:24 AM
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Survey Question

There have been various discussions and round-a-bout conversations about college degrees and certifications. As an employer (imagine you are hiring another trainer if you currently do not employee anyone)....what carries more weight on a resume? An individual with a Masters Degree(or...

RamsdenF‎, 11-16-2015 05:29 AM
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Seeking online trainer/diet coach

Hello! I'm currently looking for someone to assist me with reaching my goals, I think the main concern I currently have is my diet, so I'm looking for someone to assist me with a monthly meal and diet supplement plan. I'd obviously be willing to pay on a monthly basis for your services. I'm...

considinecaleb‎, 11-01-2015 01:05 PM
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Post Medical release forms

Hey guys I m needing some help here !! I just got certified 2 days ago with NASM I have most my templates I need but I need a medical release form. Can anyone help me out with obtaining this maybe send me a link. I would also love any advise a veteran trainer has for me! Thanks

Krystalreese13‎, 10-29-2015 10:52 AM
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Nasm vs nsca

Please help, I am interested in becoming a personal trainer. I am torn between NASM and NSCA. Is either one better than the other? If so, why?

jrome909‎, 06-01-2009 09:47 PM
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New Trainer -- Program Design Tips

Hey fellas, I got my ACE certification a few months back and was hired at a few gym chains in the area after interviews involving administering upper / lower body endurance testing as well as overhead squat, all of which I seemed to do fine on except I wasn't that comfortable with the overhead...

Jbizzaw‎, 11-16-2015 07:21 PM
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About Personal Training in Gym|

Can anybody guide me with best features and duties of the best Personal trainer in Gym or Fitness center? Please let me know so that i can hire a professional trainer for my Gym! Thanks in advance.

flexappealreno‎, 10-20-2015 01:17 AM
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Exclamation legit vs. non legit pt's

Anybody who has done a great deal of research and has knowledge coupled with a reasonable level of fitness can pass as a personal trainer. But the REAL pt's actually test the information they have aquired on themselves. A real personal trainer is extremely proficient in there chosen form of...

painfactor‎, 11-03-2015 11:11 PM
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Just passed my NASM CPT exam!

I think that if an average person took it they'd get maybe 5 questions out of knowledge (even if they work out). For people taking it soon, make sure that you HIGHLIGHT every single number in the book, the questions get specific. Also make sure you know every column on page 169 (the low back arch,...

AndyS‎, 12-30-2009 04:04 PM
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