I plan to sign up to get my cpt certification by nasm next month.. I already have flashcard for all the terms and am studying those.
To those who have been certified by nasm, how long did you study the material before taking the test? I want to get a general idea of the workload and time length it will take to actually get the certification.
02-16-2012, 01:17 AM #1
How long to learn Nasm's material?
02-16-2012, 12:33 PM #2
02-17-2012, 08:56 AM #3
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02-17-2012, 01:48 PM #4
It depends on where you are starting from. If you are starting from scratch (you only work yourself out), I'd say give yourself more than a month. I prepped for my NSCA cert for 3 months and that's with a BS degree under my belt.
If the NASM has a practice test you can take, take it and see how you do. that will give you and idea of how long you need to study.
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