Questions about becoming a certified trainer.

  • tbeaux

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    Jun 04, 2009 7:32 PM GMT
    So I am thinking about getting a job at my university's rec center, the only thing is it is very competitive, because it was rated the best rec center in the country, and we have 30,000 kids at Mizzou. Do you know how I could become a certified trainer? or do i need a degree before I can?
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    Jun 04, 2009 7:48 PM GMT
    Here are a couple of sites that can get you started.

    http://www.starting-a-personal-training-business.com/personal-training-accredidation.html

    http://www.acsm.org//AM/Template.cfm?Section=Home_Page

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    Jun 05, 2009 1:26 AM GMT
    Check out the programs at NASM (http://www.nasm.org/) and AFPA (http://www.afpafitness.com/). Good luck!