Recent Certification/Training Group Reviews

International Strength Training Association LLC (ISTA)

I can honestly say I read reviews from just about every certification program out there, and ISTA definitely fit my needs and the way I like to study. The program was up front, easy to understand and covered the technical side on a lot of things I had a good grip on already. I would definitely recom... more
by David Lovett about 13 hours ago

The BioMechanics Method (TBMM)

I have completed and received my certification in the BioMechanics Method recently and as an ACE certified trainer, I find the program to be a wonderful complement to my ACE training. It builds on the foundational principles of the ACE method, and gives you the necessary skills to teach your client... more
by Linda Ayers about 16 hours ago

San Diego Miramar College (SDMC)

Legit program taught by professionals at Miramar College in San Diego. Faculty are true fitness ethusist and teach students from many credible sources. The program also allows students to work and practice there knowledge using a state of the art fitness facility by life fitness. Given the opportuni... more

San Diego Miramar College (SDMC)

Absolute best certificate program that gives students hands-on experience and networking experiences in the community. The obstacle course is by far the most exciting one I have ever participated in any school program. Truly unique learning experience!
by Codie Ballard 3 days ago

San Diego Miramar College (SDMC)

A well rounded program for aspiring Personal Trainers. Course hours cover a multitude of fitness industry topics such as Exercise Physiology, Applied Kinesiology, Weight Training techniques, Fitness Assessments, Care & prevention of injuries and Sports Nutrition. Instructors are qualified professi... more
by Laura Dennis 10 days ago

San Diego Miramar College (SDMC)

High quality educators, top of the line facilities and a ton of hands on work makes this certification stand above a lot of others. I have never felt more confident in my ability to change lives via personal training!
by Sam Gonsalves 13 days ago

FiTOUR

I think no matter what you do, the most important is your passion....if you are just trying to get a piece of paper to proof you are qualified then that defeats the whole purpose. Fitour provides comprehensive information, but even if you get it from an accreditate institutions, I believe very soon... more
by Patrick Oh 20 days ago

American Council on Exercise (ACE)

For someone like me who's only just picking up an interest in fitness training, what do I do? Where do I start from?
by Chukwudi Osogbue 31 days ago

The BioMechanics Method (TBMM)

Just finished Level 1! Loved it! I was skeptical to spend that much money on something that may be to hard. I spoke with 2 people that had taken it, trusted them...and they nailed it! Justin, is an excellent instructor, speaks well, explains well and would always refer back to previous chapters ... more
by Stevey Gaddis 36 days ago

International Strength Training Association LLC (ISTA)

I enjoined my expericience with ISTA! I am a stay at home mom and I have two children. I was able to obtain my certification from the comfort of my home while still taking care of my kids and doing everything else needed in my daily routine. This program was very easy to understand. I was happy that... more
by Deniece Harrison 45 days ago

Schwinn® Cycling/Stairmaster, Inc. (Schwinn Cycling)

How to renew and what need to be done?
by Susan Shuley 46 days ago

American Aerobic Association International / International Sports Medicine Association (AAAI-ISMA)

AAAI is a reasonably priced program for a single initial certification. However to renew, you must obtain CECs through taking a class (typically of any subject and the credits meet the minimum) + pay a certification renewal fee so the total comes out to be the same as the initial certification. Your... more
by Rachel Massey 51 days ago

I would like to comment that Marianne Wells lied about her qualifications - she told me she had undergone the rigorous iyengar training, which requires students are practitioners of Iyengar Yoga for a minimum of 3 years before undergoing the >2 years teacher training. After 1 year of training, the t... more
by Natalie R 70 days ago

ACTION

ACTION CPT Course is VERY comprehensive on the basics of personal training and the support is excellent!! The staff are very cool people too. And this is a VERY affordable way to get your basic qualifications.
by Ricardo Negron 72 days ago

American Sports and Fitness Association (ASFA)

Excellent organization with an incredible curriculum!! I am a certified martial arts strength and conditioning coach under ASFA and I can tell you the education is VERY comprehensive, very in depth, and I learned ALOT of new things!! In fact even after getting certified 6 months ago I am STILL using... more
by Ricardo Negron 72 days ago

International Strength Training Association LLC (ISTA)

I am very thankful for my experience with getting my certification with ista. For awhile now I was meaning to get my personal training certification but never followed through with it completely. But ista not only made it affordable but they also made it convenient. I would not be where I am at t... more
by prince roberts 85 days ago

The BioMechanics Method (TBMM)

I've just completed The BioMechanics Method Level One certification and I'd have to say that it's one of the best programs that I've been through. I sought out the corrective exercise path after struggling with clients that just didn't move well or were limited by their aches/pains sometimes re... more
by Gene Szpiech 86 days ago

American Council on Exercise (ACE)

American Council on Exercise Loved it I had a special situation, in were ACE had the opportunity to tell me " too bad" or "tuff luck" with my problem. Instead, they went out of their way to not only accommodate me with my special problem but also took the time to make it perfect. I want to thank B... more
by Jamison Schmidinger 89 days ago

International Strength Training Association LLC (ISTA)

Will I be able to get into a gym with an ista certification? I don't want to spend the $$ and it not help me. My name is Bella and my email is TheRealBellaCarter@gmail.com
by bella carter 90 days ago