Skip to main content

Certified Personal Fitness Trainer Careers

People are taking better care of themselves today than ever before. As more and more fitness centers, health clubs, and therapy centers open, the demand for Certified Personal Fitness Trainers grows.

Growth Potential & Career Opportunities

  • Earn up to $20 an hour!*
  • The U.S. Department of Labor projects the growth for Fitness Training jobs to increase 13% by 2022.**
  • Upon graduation you can take the Personal Trainer Certification Exam, administered by the Nation Council of Strength & Fitness (NCSF).  As a graduation gift, we'll send you the official NCSF exam study materials and we'll pay your NCSF exam fees'a $300 value!
  • Work for a company in the fitness industry or be your own boss
online courses
*With experience, all wage data is based on figures from the U.S Dept. of Labor's BLS website, professional associations and/or 3rd party resources website. Figures for this occupation were obtained at [March 31, 2015]. For more information, click here.
**Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook, 2014-15 Edition, Fitness Trainers and Instructors, on the internet at (October 15, 2015)

Accreditations and Affiliations

List of affiliates DEAC CHEA BBB MyCAA NCCT NHA NCSF Housing Inspection Foundation