Master Trainer Certification

Take your career to the top of the fitness industry. Help more people. Make more money. Be the Go-To Expert. As a Master Trainer, you will demonstrate a balanced knowledge of fitness and nutrition, and a depth of expertise across many areas of fitness. Open your career path up to new possibilities as you establish yourself among the best.

As a Master Trainer you get:
Fitness Trainer Certification - Self-Guided Study Program
Sports Nutrition Certification
Select any 4 advanced Specializations

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Master Trainer Certified

Top 4 Reasons to Become an ISSA Certified Master Trainer

  • Reach more people as a presenter, speaker or expert on TV, radio or at conferences as an industry expert.
  • Be known as having deep knowledge and expertise in fitness, fitness nutrition and coaching to help individuals or small or large groups to reach their health goals.
  • Be able to work with many or all special populations and help even the toughest client's get results.
  • Earn more money per hour and be more available to get staff positions

What is an ISSA Master Trainer?

What is an ISSA Master Trainer?

One of the biggest questions new fitness trainers have is how do I advance my career? How do I demonstrate to the world that I am among the best?

ISSA's Master Trainer program is designed to answer those questions by fully equipping graduates with a comprehensive foundation of both the science and practice of fitness training, fitness nutrition, and fitness programming for special populations.

The curriculum prepares graduates to properly:

  • Assess, train, and motivate the general population
  • Coach clients on fitness nutrition
  • Guide clients with chronic conditions
  • Coach athletes, youth, and seniors

Successful professionals in the medical and health communities need specializations to grow their practices and their impact in the world. As a fitness trainer you can grow your practice and attract more clients at higher rates by demonstrating your knowledge, skills and abilities.


How the ISSA Master Trainer Certification Works

Right now is the best time to enroll in your Fitness Trainer Certification program and hone your expertise with any of our numerous specializations. In the ISSA Master Trainer Program, you'll be recognized as among the Elite of all fitness trainers. Here's how it works:

  • 1

    Become a Certified Fitness Trainer

    Study and become a Certified Fitness Trainer by passing the ISSA Certified Fitness Trainer Course as the core requirement.

  • 2

    Become an ISSA Certified Sports Nutritionist

    Study and become an ISSA Certified Sports Nutritionist by passing the ISSA Sports Nutrition Certification Course as the second requirement.

  • 3

    Pass 4 Additional Specialized Certifications

    Select, pass and earn four certifications in any one of the ISSA Certification Specializations and you will achieve ISSA Master Trainer status.

    CPR/First Aid is not eligible as a specialization for leveling up.


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Available Specializations

In order to become an ISSA Master Trainer, the candidate must successfully receive your Fitness Trainer Certification, Sports Nutrition Certifications, and any FOUR of the following specialization certifications. In addition, the candidate must have up-to-date CPR/First Aid Certification:

What You'll Learn While Becoming a Master Trainer

When you receive your Master Trainer Certification, you've demonstrated a level of knowledge and accumulated the skills to differentiate yourself from other fitness trainers.

  • The science and practice of fitness training
  • Nutrition coaching
  • Fitness programming for special populations
  • How to properly assess, train, and motivate the general population
  • Guide clients needing fitness nutrition coaching
  • Deep understanding of a specific population (e.g., athletes, youth, and seniors, those with chronic conditions) or a specific functional area (e.g., group fitness, bodybuilding)

Hear how ISSA has helped students like you

Collin Welch

The information I learned in the CFT course was top notch.

Collin Welch

Todd Kenney

They have been tremendously supportive over the years and helped me to build a very profitable personal training practice!

Todd Kenney

Malaika Jacocks

If I had questions, comments or concerns, I would call and the staff was so very helpful, I was in shock of how much support I got!

Malaika Jacocks

Danees Kazi

As the coursework progressed I began seeing my clients through a different perspective and i firmly believe that ISSA is responsible to give me this sense of professionalism and belonging!

Danees Kazi

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

Taneisha Jarrett

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

Taneisha Jarrett

Karin Singleton

ISSA has remained to be among the leaders of the fitness industry and is still an organization that is nationally recognized and has a good reputation.

Karin Singleton

Peter Cardona

ISSA is one of the most respected certifications out there and in my opinion the most comprehensive.

Peter Cardona

Andrea De Persio

I’ve been searching for the best training a company has to offer for years, ISSA really has it all.

Andrea De Persio

Ilona Kinney

ISSA offers lessons of real-world cases and the insights of professionals.

Ilona Kinney

J.R. Smith

I do not believe there is another certifying organization that has the background, integrity, caring and compassion that the ISSA has...

J.R. Smith

Christopher Romano

Of my now 25 coaching certifications, I was super impressed with how in-depth and thorough the ISSA SSC is.

Christopher Romano

MONEY BACK RISK FREE JOB PROMISE*

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

Find a Job or Your Money Back

We promise you'll find a job as a fitness 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 apply for a job at three gyms in the USA within 60 days

(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 fitness trainer career where you want it to go!

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

LEVEL 1

Certified Fitness Trainer Learn More

LEVEL 2

Fitness Coach Learn More

LEVEL 3

Elite Trainer (E-CPT) Learn More

LEVEL 4

Master Trainer (M-CPT)

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Purchase of ISSA test-prep materials is not an eligibility requirement for the Certified Fitness Trainer exam nor does it guarantee a passing score. To purchase the ISSA-CPT Certification Exam, click here.

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