What is the best Personal training Certification around?greenspun.com : LUSENET : Bodybuilding : One Thread
i have taken the NASM,ISSA,APEX exams and have passed.
i will be taking the ACSM Health/Fitness instructor exam in sept. 99
do you have any ideas on what personal training programs that might teach me more.
-- GEoffrey miller (email@example.com), July 01, 1999
if u really want the best certification of them all it would be C.H.E.C.K. by paul check loook it up and find out the man is the best ever.
-- Damien Singh (firstname.lastname@example.org), April 25, 2001.
Look at PFIT (Personal Fitness Instructor Training). I know someone who just finished with his certification and from what I know, it's a tough program that is very comprehensive. It's not your typical "at-home" course with an open book test.
-- jp (email@example.com), June 22, 2001.
Most certifications are a total joke. You memorize answers and pretend to be the voice of a medical school drop out. It's really sad how no certification has been able to bridge that gap between a good trainer and a hobbyist.
No, this isn't a plug, it's the truth.
-- Don Lemmon (firstname.lastname@example.org), July 04, 2001.