Why Become a Personal Fitness Trainer?

Train for this Great Health and Wellness Career in Just 10 Months!

Are you passionate about health and fitness? Would you like to share that passion with others? If you are hard working and motivated, and desire a career in which you can grow both personally and professionally, a career as a Personal Fitness Trainer might be right for you! With ATI’s comprehensive Personal Fitness Trainer program, you can get the hands-on training you need to earn industry-respected certifications in just 10 months! Why should you consider a career as a Personal Fitness Trainer? Read on to discover why a health and wellness career as a Personal Fitness Trainer could be a good choice for you.

Personal Fitness Trainers Help Others Live a Healthier Lifestyle. 

Personal Fitness Trainers are the health and wellness professionals that guide and instruct others towards healthier lifestyles. As an expert in safe and effective exercise techniques, rehabilitative exercises, and nutrition, you will be in a unique position to help others pursue a healthier way of life. As a Personal Fitness Trainer, you can help others feel their best, every single day.

➜ PFTs Lives Revolve Around Health and Wellness.

As a Personal Fitness Trainer, your whole world will revolve around health, wellness, and fitness. A healthy lifestyle isn’t just something that you help others achieve -- it’s something you get to live everyday! By helping others adopt healthy exercise routines and healthful eating habits, you too will benefit by inevitably practicing what you preach. You set the example for your clients, the healthier you are, the better the example!

➜ Demand is High for Personal Fitness Trainers.

The health & fitness industry in the U.S. has been steadily growing for years, and the demand for fitness professionals is growing too. According to careeronestop.org, growth in the fitness industry is occurring at a faster than average rate, and there is expected to be 39% employment growth over the next 10 years, adding approximately 69,000 job openings over the coming decade. 

If you are passionate about health and wellness, want to help people live healthier lives, and desire a career with opportunity for growth, then this might be the career for you. With ATI’s Personal Fitness Trainer program you’ll get more than you would from an online-only program. ATI’s PFT program offers in-person instruction to teach students both critical academic theory as well as practical applications, so you are thoroughly prepared for your future career. 

Academic theory covers a wide range of health science topics, including: 

  • Anatomy
  • Physiology
  • Kinesiology
  • Biomechanics
  • Exercise Philosophy
  • Strength and Conditioning
  • Corrective Exercise Techniques
  • Supplementation

Hands-on instruction in ATI’s well-equipped private on-site gym teaches students how to:

  • Create safe and effective exercise techniques
  • Perform fitness assessments
  • Create workout plans based on assessment findings

Additionally, ATI’s program includes an Introduction to Business and Sales course to better prepare students to be successful when they enter the field. The PFT program can be completed in as few as 10 months, and upon completion of the program, students are prepared to obtain five of the National Academy of Sports Medicine (NASM) certifications.

Are you ready to learn more about becoming a Personal Fitness Trainer? Don’t wait any longer! ATI offers the comprehensive, hands-on training you need to pursue a career as a Personal Fitness Trainer in as few as 10 months. Contact ATI today to learn more about our PFT program, the NASM certification, and your potential career opportunities. With ATI in Las Vegas, Nevada you can get the training you need to begin your new career as a Personal Fitness Trainer!