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Become a Fitness Coach

Everything you need to become a personal trainer.


Included in this deal:
  • Personal Trainer (CPT) Course

  • FREE – T3 HIIT Training Course

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12 month plan

How the Fitness Coach Certification Works:

Complete 2 Certifications And Become A Fitness Coach

You get:
Personal Trainer (CPT) Course
One Specialization Course [Your Choice]


FREE T3 HIIT Training Course

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The Top Reasons to Become a Certified Fitness Coach with ISSA
  1. Earn higher hourly rates and attract more clients by becoming a specialist in the health or fitness field that allows you to pursue your passion for personal training.

  2. Be a top trainer in the fitness industry with one of our specialized fitness trainer certifications. Choose from courses built on the latest advancements in exercise science like Bodybuilding, Group Exercise Instructor, Certified Yoga Instructor, Nutritionist and More. Plus we offer dozens more and are regularly adding new courses - check them out here!

  3. Be confident that you are pursuing work that you're passionate about and can do what you love daily. Help people achieve their goals and develop a rewarding career that you can be proud of.

  4. Know that you will find a job - or your money back! Not only will you be supported throughout your certification journey, but If you can't find a job on your own after becoming certified, our team of job placement experts will connect you with one of ISSA's 6,000 partner clubs who are actively seeking ISSA trainers to hire. Learn more about our job guarantee here!

  5. No credit check. Can't make a full payment for your course? We have a team of financial advisors who will help find the perfect payment plan just for you.

Are you looking to jumpstart your career in the fitness industry?

Start a fulfilling career in fitness and nutrition with ISSA's dual certification program. Become a Certified Personal Trainer and Nutritionist, and learn how to create tailored workout and nutrition plans that drive optimal health for your clients. 

Work one-on-one or in groups to motivate and support them towards their desired outcomes. Our program is the first step towards a rewarding career, providing comprehensive education and practical experience to excel in the industry and make a real impact on people's lives.

Over 10,000 Gym Partners Choose ISSA

Hear what our students are saying:
We're honored to have outstanding reviews from our graduates who can attest to the power of the Certified Personal Trainer course.
What you'll learn as a Fitness Coach

Do you want to be a leader in the fitness industry and help people achieve their goals all while you make more money and market yourself as an expert in your specialized field? Great! Because you'll accomplish all that plus more when you earn your ISSA Fitness Coach Certification!

  1. Powerful business and marketing strategies to get new clients and grow your business - even if you're brand new to the industry.

  2. A proven and practical coaching system to help anyone get long-lasting results.

  3. The latest fitness and exercise research, including how to properly assess, train and motivate clients.

  4. How to coach online, from anywhere in the world.

Who are ISSA Fitness Coaches?

  • Ambitious individuals who are looking to go beyond personal training and want to be recognized for having a deeper understanding of how to develop a program based on their unique specialization.

  • Health and Fitness fanatics who are passionate about the wellness industry and want to make a difference in people's lives.

  • Dedicated trainers who want to offer their current or future clients the best experience possible.

Fitness Coaches in a gym
Gain the Knowledge, Confidence, and Skills for Personal Training

Save over 50% off on our Fitness Coach program!

  • Personal Trainer Certification

  • Any Advanced Specialization

  • Accredited Optional Exam Included - $599 Value

  • FREE CPT Educational Bootcamp

  • FREE Purpose Driven Training Model

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Additional Learning Opportunities

  1. Fast Track Program

    Learn the most important information you need to complete the course and enjoy all the benefits of being certified as an ISSA personal trainer in record time!
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    CPR/AED Certification

    Receive your CPR/AED Certification online from the comforts of your home. You don't need to leave your living room to complete this certification today.
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    CPT Study Expansion Pack

    Have FUN and prepare for the CPT final exam even faster. This pack accommodates all four learning styles (auditory, kinesthetic, visual, reading/writing) so whatever your preferred learning style is, we've got you covered!
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We offer the following options to level up your career as a personal trainer:

Fitness Coach

2 Courses

Make the gym your office and love what you do.

Elite Trainer

6 Courses
+ FREE Bonus Item

Expand your knowledge and your income.

Master Trainer

6 Courses

Be THE resource for fitness and health for your friends and clients.

Purchase of ISSA training materials is not an eligibility requirement to take the accredited exam nor does it imply a passing score.

Student Success Stories
Sandie Gipson | ISSA Nutritionist
Sandie Gipson | ISSA Nutritionist

ISSA is the best move I've made in extending my career. ISSA made it so easy for me. The Success Coaches have ALL been patient, kind and helpful. I encourage anyone who is considering a career in health and fitness to pursue ISSA for their future education needs.

Maurice Smith | ISSA Master Trainer
Maurice Smith | ISSA Master Trainer

ISSA courses offer you the ability to be diverse. I have had the opportunity to work with youth, elderly, bodybuilders, and group sessions. I will continue my certifications with ISSA. The program works wonders and I am honored to be a part of their organization.

Lisa Cossette | ISSA Nutritionist
Lisa Cossette | ISSA Nutritionist

ISSA is by far a fantastic company. From the variety of CEU’s, to the support, they make recertification very easy.

Ian Simon | ISSA Glute Specialist
Ian Simon | ISSA Glute Specialist

ISSA’s certifications and continued education prepared me to not only become an elite trainer, but a smart business person in the health and fitness industry. If you’re looking to begin your fitness career or expand it, I couldn’t think of a better organization that prepares you.

You Will Find a Job as a Certified Personal Trainer
or You'll Get Your Money Back

100% job placement guaranteed. We guarantee you will be a working personal trainer within 6 months of certification. We will refund your course fee in full if you do not receive a job within 6 months of certification.

Step One

Pass your ISSA Personal Trainer Exam and your NCCPT Accredited Proctored Exam

Step Two

Interview with at least 3 gyms within 6 months of completing your certification course (requirements)

Step Three

Meet Basic Requirements of the gyms (background check, drug test, available to work in the U.S.)

The NCCPT exam is included with the purchase of some ISSA CPT course packages. There is an administrative fee to sit for the exam.

*Only available in the continental U.S. Terms and conditions apply.

Purchase of ISSA training materials is not an eligibility requirement to take the accredited exam nor does it imply a passing score.

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