471 : Creating Your Dream Team-Recruiting, Training and Keeping Good Personal Trainers

Time Block J2 - Friday, 2:00-3:50pm

Session Format : Lecture

by Sherri McMillan, MSc

18 Ratings

Type: Session

Item: CA14-S471


A good trainer is hard to come by! What can you do to ensure that you develop the strongest personal training team in your area? In this session, you will learn how to develop a strong orientation program, an apprenticeship/training system, an evaluation process to ensure your trainers deliver high-quality sessions, and ways to keep your team happy and satisfied. Don't spend all your time reinventing the wheel. Walk away with several time-tested practices you can implement immediately to guarantee a constant influx of high-quality trainers.

About the Author

Sherri McMillan, MSc

Sherri McMillan, MSc IDEA Author/Presenter

Sherri McMillan, M.Sc. has been inspiring the world to adopt a fitness lifestyle for over 20 years and has received numerous industry awards including 2006 IDEA Fitness Director of the Year, 1998 IDEA Personal Trainer of the Year, 1998 CanFitPro Fitness Presenter of the Year and 2005/2006 ACE Fitness Educator of the Year - Runner up. As a fitness trainer, fitness columnist for various magazines and newspapers, author of five books and manuals including "Go For Fit - the Winning Way to Fat Loss", "Fit over Forty" & "The Successful Trainers Guide to Marketing", and featured presenter in various fitness DVDs, she is a spokesperson for Nike, Twist Conditioning and PowerBar. She has presented hundreds of workshops to thousands of fitness leaders throughout Canada, Australia, New Zealand, Germany, England, Spain, South America, Asia and the U.S.A. She is the owner of Northwest Personal Training, two training studios in Portland OR and Vancouver WA that generated over $2,000,000 in revenues in 2009 and was awarded the 2006 BBB Business of the Year. www.nwFitnessEducation.com