Harris Sophocleous

Dallas, TX 22314

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Does your gym/health club reimburse you for CEU's and certifications?

7 Answers | Asked by Jane Jakobsen on Dec 12, 2014

Answered by Harris Sophocleous on Dec 13, 2014

The gym where I currently teach a class they don't have such a program in place.

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Do you give gifts to your clients?

7 Answers | Asked by Missy Reece on Dec 12, 2014

Answered by Harris Sophocleous on Dec 13, 2014

I give them cards and also gift certificates to places I know they like to go.

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Has anyone used dumbbags? What do you think of them? seems like a great alternative to kettlebells and dumbbells for outdoors..

3 Answers | Asked by Louise Schollaert on Dec 11, 2014

Answered by Harris Sophocleous on Dec 11, 2014

Hi Louise, If it was me I would stick with kettlebells.

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First day as a Personal Trainer in a gym - What to do?

9 Answers | Asked by Patrick Kevin Govan on Dec 09, 2014

Answered by Harris Sophocleous on Dec 10, 2014

In addition to the above great points and suggestions I would encourage you to make some business cards and place them at the front desk (assuming that is ok with the management). Also every time you talk to or help a member pass them your card. This way they will remember you and they will also hav...

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Have anyone heard of paleo diet?

9 Answers | Asked by Delmar Carey on Dec 08, 2014

Answered by Harris Sophocleous on Dec 08, 2014

Hi Delmar, There is a lot of information online in case you want to learn more about it.

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Quick online training question - Use weight amount?

5 Answers | Asked by Samantha Kellgren on Dec 04, 2014

Answered by Harris Sophocleous on Dec 05, 2014

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Does anyone have any examples of Medical history forms and training cards used for personal training?

2 Answers | Asked by Todd Conforth on Dec 04, 2014

Answered by Harris Sophocleous on Dec 04, 2014

Hi Todd, You can refer to the following link to see if there is something you can use: http://www.ideafit.com/pfbundle Since you own a fitness facility I would have a lawyer do a liability release form that will cover you from all kind of legal issues which you might face in the future. As ...

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do you have to have a certificate to do finger sticks -

2 Answers | Asked by r varner on Dec 04, 2014

Answered by Harris Sophocleous on Dec 04, 2014

I'm not exactly sure as to what you are asking here. Are you referring to the testing of blood levels for when performing some kind of fitness testing (for example checking lactic acid after a fitness test or a specific high intensity routine) or for someone in general? I remember when I was a compe...

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What is fair rent to pay for utilizing space to teach group fitness classes in Dallas, TX?

10 Answers | Asked by Debra Lanz on Dec 03, 2014

Answered by Harris Sophocleous on Dec 03, 2014

Ok, it's great that you do have one. Just contact IDEA and ask them how you can add it to your profile. Best, Harris

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What is fair rent to pay for utilizing space to teach group fitness classes in Dallas, TX?

10 Answers | Asked by Debra Lanz on Dec 03, 2014

Answered by Harris Sophocleous on Dec 03, 2014

I would also make sure to have a liability insurance as well before starting teaching classes at any location. I checked your profile and it doesn't show that you have one (unless it's not updated). Best, Harris

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