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Training With A Purpose

February 24–27, 2022 • Alexandria, VA

IDEA Personal Trainer Institute
returns to in-person February 24–27, 2022

For the first time in 2 years, IDEA Personal Trainer Institute returns to Alexandria, VA, February 24-27. Connect, in person, with like-minded personal trainers, entrepreneurs and business owners and learn new strategies to impact positive, lasting change.

The top minds in the industry share everything they know about top-level program design for all people, behavior enhancement plans that work, how to get noticed in a crowded marketplace and more.

Why Attend?

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Grow Your Knowledge

Choose from over 100 intensive workshops and lectures—6 in each time block—designed to provide you with in-depth knowledge on the topics that matter most.

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Get up to 21 CECs

Fulfill all your recertification requirements in one weekend.

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Learn From the Best

Our presenters undergo a rigorous application process because our number one goal is to provide you with only the most respected and knowledgeable industry professionals.

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Discover New Products

Top vendors will be on hand at the Marketplace with the latest tools and trends that will help you challenge your clients, upgrade your facility and make your business run more smoothly.

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Re-Connect With Peers

There are plenty of meetup events for you to reconnect with old peers and build relationships with new ones.

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Get Inspired

Start your conference off with a high powered Spotlight Presentation presented by Sherri McMillan, MSc.

Extensive Education for Everyone

Core, Functional Training, HIIT, Assessment, Program Design, Strength, Suspension Systems, Specialized Equipment

Nutrition, Behavior Change, Health Coaching, Weight Loss

Small- and Large-Group Training, Circuits, Sports Conditioning

Older Adult/Active Aging, Females, Other Specific Concerns

Exercise Science, Corrective Exercise, Anatomy, Fascia and Self-Myofascial Release, Mobility and Stability, Injury Prevention, Rehabilitation

Marketing, Social Media, Online Training and Online Programs, Sales, Management, Technology, Personal Growth

Schedule at a Glance

Time CECs* What's Happening
8:00am–6:00pm Up to 8 Pre-Event Intensives (Additional fee required.)
6:30–7:30pm 1 Spotlight Presentation Featuring Sherri McMillan, MSc
Time CECs* What's Happening
7:00–7:45am 0 Morning Workouts
7:30–8:15am 0 Networking Coffee
8:15–10:05am 2 Choose From Up to 6 Education Tracks
10:25am–12:15pm 2 Choose From Up to 6 Education Tracks
12:25–1:25pm 0 Lunch Break/Seminar
1:45–3:35pm 2 Choose From Up to 6 Education Tracks
3:45–4:45pm 0 Networking Events
5:00–6:00pm 1 Choose From Up to 6 Education Tracks
6:00–7:00pm 0 Networking Happy Hour
Time CECs* What's Happening
7:00–7:45am 0 Morning Workouts
7:30–8:15am 0 Networking Coffee
8:15–10:05am 2 Choose From Up to 6 Education Tracks
10:25am–12:15pm 2 Choose From Up to 6 Education Tracks
12:25–1:25pm 0 Lunch Break/Seminar
1:45–3:35pm 2 Choose From Up to 6 Education Tracks
3:45–4:45pm 0 Networking Event
4:30–6:20pm 2 Choose From Up to 6 Education Tracks
Time CECs* What's Happening
8:00–10:50am 3 Choose From Up to 6 Education Tracks
11:00am–12:50pm 2 Choose From Up to 6 Education Tracks

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