Recent Certification/Training Group Reviews

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 4 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 5 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 5 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 19 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 20 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 22 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 24 days ago

K9 Fit Club

Getting K9 Fit Club certified was the best thing I've done. Must admit, I didn't expect it but it has meshed both my passion for fitness and love for dogs together and now I'm building my own business teaching super fun high energy classes and my clients LOVE IT!! Thank you K9 Fit Club!
by Samantha Wilson 31 days ago

The BioMechanics Method (TBMM)

I just completed the Corrective Exercise Specialist Level One certification. It is an excellent class that presents complicated information in a format that makes it easy to understand. I have already started using the information I learned. Every personal trainer should take a corrective excercis... more
by Daniel Greenstein 32 days ago

(ISFTA) International Sports & Fitness Trainers Association (ISFTA)

Loved the course I attended. Taught very well. The instructor was very intelligent and attentive. Looking forward to attending more. Will put my certificate to good use.
by Rebecca White 38 days ago

The BioMechanics Method (TBMM)

Everything about this course is awsome. I am certified as a personal trainer / Health coach and Pilates instructor. This course covers everything for anyone who is in the fitness field. I agree with all thee above comments. Very well done. I highly recommend this for Pilates instructors as we do ... more
by Connie Beingessner 39 days ago

(ISFTA) International Sports & Fitness Trainers Association (ISFTA)

Just completed the weekend course offerings in Columbia SC, Excellent Instructor, Great experience. Will have the rest of my staff register the next time they are in town. Would most definitely recommend.
by Vivian Demaier 39 days ago

(ISFTA) International Sports & Fitness Trainers Association (ISFTA)

GREAT info during the Miami, FL Courses. Registered for the whole weekend and had an awesome experience. Will put to practical use in my office ASAP. :-) Highly Recommend!
by Emanuel Fernandez 39 days ago

Jillian Michaels BODYSHRED™

BODYSHRED is the most challenging class I've ever taken! Such an awesome program.
by Kenta Seki 47 days ago

The BioMechanics Method (TBMM)

I was a bit put of doing any study because of a bad experience with another online company. Justin has made this course easy to take in and made it interesting from start to finish. I could not wait to start the next module of the course to see what I was going to learn next. I have learned so much ... more
by duncan letham 47 days ago

Aerobics & Fitness Association of America (AFAA)

Hello everyone I am totally new to this process. I am so confused about the whole certification process. I teach bollywood fitness and would like to have some kind of certification to back that up. Here are my questions: 1. Which is better - AFAA or ACE? 2. Do i have to keep taking classes after p... more
by Sans inam 47 days ago

Spencer Institute

Well that is exactly opposite of my experience Jamie Walker!!! I have taken three CEU courses from Spencer Institute and found them to be EXACTLY what I was hoping for, exactly what I was looking for. It almost sounds like you have an axe to grind toward people who are in business but it seems jus... more
by Justin Dorsey 48 days ago

Spencer Institute

I would not recommend taking any courses from these guys if you are looking for actual information. In fact, Ideafit is just an advertising organization like yelp, and it does NOT endorse or remove companies in any way. Any one or organization can join this forum by just listing themselves. Tha... more
by jamie walker 48 days ago

(ISFTA) International Sports & Fitness Trainers Association (ISFTA)

I have tried to receive a refund from this program since June 2014. I have phoned, emailed and wrote a letter requesting a refund. The reason for the refund is the program was no longer of interest to me as I had changed my major at UMASS. I followed the refund procedures and still no response a... more
by Tanner Houle 48 days ago

National Strength & Conditioning Association (NSCA)

I love being an NSCA-CPT. This organization is and excellent educational resource and is always providing opportunities for continuing education. Plus, there is an excellent membership discount for exams, merchandise, and events.
by Madeleine Hart 51 days ago