Recent Certification/Training Group Reviews

International Fitness Association (IFA)

I think they provide good complementary training programs to certified trainers/fitness instructors. In my opinion.

International Fitness Association (IFA)

Good organization. Their programs are very educative and provide good resources. Their programs are a great complementary training to any other primary certifications.

American Sports and Fitness Association (ASFA)

Good organization with good certification programs. Their programs are a good complementary credential to other certifications.

American Sports and Fitness Association (ASFA)

Good organization with good certification programs. Their programs are a good complementary credential to other certifications.

American Sports and Fitness Association (ASFA)

Good organization with good certification programs. Their programs are a good complementary credential to other certifications.

American Sports and Fitness Association (ASFA)

Good organization with good certification programs. Their programs are a good complementary credential to other certifications.

International Sports Sciences Association (ISSA)

ISSA was my first certification and I chose the cert. program due to it being DETC accredited. I was hired very quickly at a private fitness studio after obtaining the CFT certification because of all the knowledge I learned through the ISSA CFT program. Since I didn't just memorize the material I... more
by Johnny Ybarra 28 days ago

International Sports Sciences Association (ISSA)

ISSA was my first certification and I chose the cert. program due to it being DETC accredited. I was hired very quickly at a private fitness studio after completing the proram because of all the knowledge I learned through the ISSA CFT program. Since I didn't just memorize the material I was able ... more
by Johnny Ybarra 28 days ago

American Academy of Personal Training (AAPT)

Talk is really cheap. Do not believe anything the admissions employees say. You ask them a question to only find out the information they give you is misleading. All they want is your money. This school trains you on "how to look like a personal trainer" because the school only offers a "diploma... more
by SARAH SMITH 29 days ago

FiTour

I would not recommend Fitour, for these reasons. I feel they are misleading when they say they are accredited, and are not. When you get your certificate, I actually printed mine out at home right after taking the test, there is no accreditation or credentials listed. So who is going to accept th... more
by Dee Cole 47 days ago

The BioMechanics Method (TBMM)

The BioMechanics Method is a well thought out and extremely structured education and training program. It takes anatomy and principles of muscle movement and puts it in an easy to understand format. I feel as if I finally have a complete grasp of muscles and their real life movements – how they ... more
by Tia Stanley 49 days ago

Spencer Institute

I've enjoyed taking my certification course at the Spenser Institute, I like it that they have a unique set of certification programs. I took Sport Hypnosis just out of curiosity, and I'm so happy I did, it was interesting, it had videos and audios and a textbook to download and it's given me a tota... more
by Yulia Grosheva 49 days ago

The Cooper Institute (CI)

The Cooper Institute is the real deal! All instructors and staff are there for your optimal learning experience, so you can take your knowledge to the field where it counts. The facility is beautifully landscaped and maintained in an environment conducive to wellness and quality of life changing rel... more
by Gary Benkendorf 58 days ago

The Cooper Institute (CI)

The Cooper Institute is the real deal! All instructors and staff are there for your optimal learning experience, so you can take your knowledge to the field where it counts. The facility is beautifully landscaped and maintained in an environment conducive to wellness and quality of life changing rel... more
by Gary Benkendorf 58 days ago

FiTour

Well, FITOUR its a legitimate organization, but unfortunately its not yet nationally recognize. but should be!!! because its great, you learn A LOT with FITOUR. Some Health Club will accept this certification as enough credential to teach in their facility , but probably most Health Club, will ... more
by Veronica Scheier 60 days ago

The BioMechanics Method (TBMM)

First of all Justin practices what he preaches. My first phone call to the office he happened to answer the call and was getting ready for a flight. Despite the fact of his busy schedule he spent ample time on the phone answering my questions and never made me feel as I was encroaching on his time.... more
by Heather Castor 63 days ago

Cycling Fusion

Awesome manual and instructional videos as well as customer service. I like the fusion of indoor and outdoor cycling and I feel this program really helps bring those two together!
by Ronda Russell 65 days ago

San Diego Miramar College (SDMC)

Awesome program, high quality instructors and sweet state-of-the-art facilities (plus they have an obstacle course to train on)!
by Emily Agan 72 days ago

San Diego Miramar College (SDMC)

Excellent certificate program that gives students hands-on experience.
by Patricia Brown 73 days ago

National Strength Professionals Association (NSPA)

The CCS certification is probably one of the most hands on certifications available and a great option for College or even Professional Strength Coaches. The practical requirements involve demonstrating pre & post exhaustion exercise sets, manual resistance training, PNF stretching, HIT training an... more
by Peter Rappoli 78 days ago