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Personal Training Certification Help

8 Answers | Asked by Christy Sanchez 25 days ago
Answered by LaRue Cook 7 days ago
Hi Christy. Decide on what areas of this vast field you'd like to focus your practice in and then research the various ... read more

Which insurance policy would you recommend ?

3 Answers | Asked by Hanya Anderson 13 days ago
Answered by LaRue Cook 7 days ago
Hi Hanya. If you haven't already checked with your local zoning board to make sure that you can legally run a Home-Base... read more

Personal Training Forms

3 Answers | Asked by James Brown 12 days ago
Answered by LaRue Cook 7 days ago
Your best and safest bet is to meet with an experienced business attorney and have him or her help you draw up the prope... read more

What can you do when a client is believing false or potentially harmful fitness advice from someone else over your word?

8 Answers | Asked by Julian Conner 8 days ago
Answered by LaRue Cook 7 days ago
Hi Julian. The best you can do is back-up your 'advice' with solid data/research. At some point, either the client beli... read more

Is personal training your secondary career?

13 Answers | Asked by Alejandra Wile 210 days ago
Answered by LaRue Cook 206 days ago
Hi Alejandra. My fitness business is my full-time job/business. After spending years in two other professions (hospita... read more

Difficult Client Who Doesn't Want to Get on Floor to Do Core Work

14 Answers | Asked by Jayne Powers 207 days ago
Answered by LaRue Cook 206 days ago
Hi Jayne. There are other ways to work your client's core without having to be on the floor. It sounds like mobility (... read more

client release forms

2 Answers | Asked by Marisa Cerveris 207 days ago
Answered by LaRue Cook 206 days ago
Hi Marisa. Templates are fine as a 'starting point,' (you can find them everywhere) but in my opinion, they should neve... read more

How would I record, refer and communicate with negative feedback from a client , what strategies would I use?

8 Answers | Asked by Deidre Walker 208 days ago
Answered by LaRue Cook 206 days ago
Hi Deidre. I'm a little confused by your question. Are you saying that the client has approached you with their 'compla... read more

Just got certified, now what's my main priority?

12 Answers | Asked by Armand Koulouzian 220 days ago
Answered by LaRue Cook 220 days ago
Hi Armand. Let me also congratulate you on becoming certified! Once certified, there are so many things/details for yo... read more

What makes you a good Personal Trainer?

14 Answers | Asked by David Lackey 220 days ago
Answered by LaRue Cook 220 days ago
Hi David. I think that you hit on the 'it' factor - PASSION. It's a passion for helping others in a way that can impac... read more