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Turn your passion for fitness into the lucrative and rewarding career you've always wanted by becoming an ISSA Certified Personal Trainer.Learn More
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Become a well-rounded coach with ISSA Specialization Courses that prepare you to support various clients of all ages and interests.Learn More
Invest in yourself and expand your credentials with a fully-accredited, 100% online Associate's Degree in Exercise Science from ISSA.Learn More
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Phone support, a business guide, free trainer website after your exam, and continuing educational courses
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Up to 8 months to complete; most students finish in 10-12 weeks
"The Trainers' Trainer" for over 30 years and available in over 92 countries
The final exam is online, open-book, untimed, and can be completed over multiple sessions
Our authors are highly respected leaders in their fields. Thanks to their contributions, you'll find real-life applicable material in every single ISSA course.
Dr. Fahey is an author of over 21 books and 500 articles pertaining to Exercise Science, a current Professor of Exercise Science at Chico State University, and a former collegiate All-American in track and field.
Dr. Berardi is the founder of Precision Nutrition, a professor, author, and world renowned nutrition expert whose work has been featured in publications and conferences around the world.
Ms. Fleming is a Strength and Conditioning Coach to several nationally and world ranked powerlifters and weightlifters, and is the author of ISSAâ€™s Specialist in Group Fitness course.
Dr. Knopf has authored 20 books on topics related to senior fitness and water exercise, and served as the Director of the Fitness Therapy Program at Foothill College until his retirement in 2013.
Mr. Bryant is a best-selling author, trainer of top-ranked powerlifters and figure competitors, and as a competitor has won several national and world powerlifting titles.
My experience has been great and the support team makes it very easy to complete the course and get back to me with answers to any questions I have very quickly.
As a busy fitness professional having ISSA as a resource is golden.
They provide you with the academic knowledge and the real world skills you need to be a success.
ISSA has taught me how to adapt various teaching methods to suit clients learning needs, allowing me to create healthy environments for teaching.
This institution has been key in my development as a personal trainer and also instrumental in me being able to take my passion and turn it into a career.
I was so overwhelmed at first but chatted with a master trainer on the website and they gave me some wonderful study tips that built my confidence back up. I actually finished a month early.
The International Sports Sciences Association certified personal trainer program has been one of the best experiences of my life
The way the course builds up- from a deep theoretical knowledge to practise, proves ISSA provides state of the art material.
ISSA is the best place to get your personal training certification. The amount of detail put into the workbook and textbooks is amazing and I can honestly say I was blown away.
The business resources provided as part of the course material really help to set up your own personal training business with form templates and tips to help you hit the ground running and succeed!
ISSA makes it affordable to attain your Fitness certifications and their staff is incredible!
When I received the course material it was more in-depth than I expected which was good! I knew I was being provided with all the knowledge I need to become the best trainer I can.
Turn your passion for health and fitness into a degree. We have designed all of our certifications to count towards credits in the ISSA College towards your Associates Degree in Exercise Science. Get certified today and check out the ISSA College to see if a degree is in your future.Learn More About The College
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