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Fitness Coach Certification

You have a passion for health and fitness, and now with a Fitness Coach Certification you'll be able to help more people, earn more money, and be the go-to expert when it comes to people's health and wellness needs!

With this course you'll get ISSA's #1 rated Certified Personal Training Certification + choose any one of our many specializations to give you that extra "wow" factor - and all for one affordable price!

$1
Down
( Online Course Access )
$998
1 payment
$83.17
for 12 months
(interest free)

Ready to start? Select your specialization:

Not sure yet? Get your Free Evaluation Kit

$1
Down
( Online Course Access )
$998
1 payment
$83.17
for 12 months
(interest free)

Ready to start? Select your specialization:

Not sure yet? Get your Free Evaluation Kit

Why is a Fitness Coach Certification right for you?

Why is a Fitness Coach Certification right for you?

Well, 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!

The Top Reasons to Become a Certified Fitness Coach with ISSA

  • 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.
  • 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 Coach, Group Fitness Certification, Certified Yoga Instructor, Weight Management, and our new DNA-Based Fitness Coach. Plus we offer dozens more and are regularly adding new courses - check them out here!
  • 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.
  • 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!
  • You can get started for just $10 down - No credit checks. No fees. 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.

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.


How the ISSA Fitness Coach Works

We want to support you as you take your personal trainer career wherever you want to go. As an ISSA Certified Fitness Coach, you open up a world of possibilities in just 3 easy steps:

  • 1

    Get Your Personal Trainer Certification! Study, take exams, and get certified completely online and from the comfort of your own home.

  • 2

    Choose the right specialization for you! Begin your dream career by picking the fitness program specialization that drives your passion for spreading health and wellness.

  • 3

    Start spreading wellness as an ISSA Certified Fitness Coach! Now that you have the official title, you can start earning more money, attracting and helping more clients, and share your passion for fitness right away.



$1
Down
( Online Course Access )
$998
1 payment
$83.17
for 12 months
(interest free)

Ready to start? Select your specialization:

Not sure yet? Get your Free Evaluation Kit

Available Specializations

In order to become an ISSA Fitness Coach, the candidate must successfully receive their Personal Trainer Certification and any ONE of the following specialization certifications. In addition, the candidate must have up-to-date CPR Certification:

What You'll Learn While Becoming an ISSA Fitness Coach

To become an ISSA Fitness Coach you will need to successfully complete the Personal Trainer Certification and any one of our Specialization Certifications or the Nutrition Certification. Through this journey you will gather the skills to help your clients on a whole new level.

  • The science and practice of personal training
  • Specialized modality (e.g., Group Fitness, Corrective Exercise, Transformation) or targeted population fitness programming and support
  • Fitness programming
  • How to properly assess, train, and motivate the general population
  • A deeper and broader breadth of skills and knowledge to lead clients to a more successful outcome

Hear how being a Fitness Coach has helped students like you

Nickolas Lollar

I am a certified personal trainer. Now I am free to make money doing what I love more than anything, helping others reach the happy, healthy state that I have.

Nickolas Lollar

Pilar Roberts

The education I received will put me above my competition and has provided me to the tools to helps other meet their personal fitness goals.

Pilar Roberts

Omar A. Mahgoub

Being in ISSA family is my first steps in my international career, gold's gym trust Issa trainers, all world.

Omar A. Mahgoub

Walter Sadiq Daniels

I have no complaints and I will always proudly display my certification and recommend you to all I know. You have given me a foundation for my future.

Walter Sadiq Daniels

Taneisha Jarrett

I was Impress with the high level of clarity of the material and the lectures.

Taneisha Jarrett

Jack Stoliker

I had taken one or two other courses by different organizations before and they were nowhere near as thorough and in-depth as this one.

Jack Stoliker

Sandra Adams

Since I have been in the fitness field for over twenty years I can truly say I have gained a lot more experience and knowledge from successfully completing the ISSA course.

Sandra Adams

Skyler Henson

I say this as a current high school Teacher and Coach. They truly educate you on the various topics regarding human health and physiology and the way it responds to exercise and diet.

Skyler Henson

Ian Cruse

I have taken some other classes through some other organizations and I have found that my ISSA training has given me a wealth of knowledge of the science of fitness and how to apply it for best results for myself and my clients!

Ian Cruse

Diamond Stevens

Personally, I would recommend it to a lot of people. I learn a lot of new things and ways you can train somebody that I'm ready to use the stuff I learned to better people lives.

Diamond Stevens

Christopher Mendoza

ISSA helped me earn the credentials necessary to ensure that I can give people like Eric Vanwagner all the tools they need to continue their journey back to normal function.

Christopher Mendoza

Brian Kennedy

The course did an outstanding job of addressing issues that arise with the training of seniors.

Brian Kennedy

MONEY BACK RISK FREE JOB PROMISE*

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

Find a Job or Your Money Back

We promise you'll find a job as a personal trainer or we'll give you a no-hassle, full refund. Here's all you need to do:

1

You complete the course and earn your ISSA certification

2

You interview for a job at three gyms in the USA within 6 months

(requirements)

3

You meet the gym's basic requirements

(background check, drug test, available to work in the USA)

That's it. You'll get a job. And we can even help you find one. Partner gyms also post jobs for ISSA graduates on our Student Portal, including:

24 Hour Fitness Lifetime Fitness Equinox Snap Fitness

* only available in the continental US


Take your personal trainer career where you want it to go!

We offer the following options to level up your career as a personal trainer.

LEVEL 1

Certified Personal Trainer Learn More

LEVEL 2

Fitness Coach

LEVEL 3

Elite Trainer (E-CPT) Learn More

LEVEL 4

Master Trainer (M-CPT) Learn More


$1
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$83.17
for 12 months
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Purchase of ISSA test-prep materials is not an eligibility requirement for the certification exam nor does it guarantee a passing score. Visit our certification process information page to learn more.

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