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Personal Fitness Trainer Careers

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. The U.S. Department of Labor projects the growth for Fitness Training jobs to increase 8% by 2024.*

Growth Potential & Career Opportunities

  • Earn up to $20 an hour!**
  • Work for a company in the fitness industry or be your own boss
  • The U.S. Department of Labor projects the growth for Fitness Training jobs to increase 8% by 2024.*

Certification

Upon graduation from our program, you will receive your U.S. Career Institute Certificate of Completion attesting to your accomplishment. U.S. Career Institute’s Personal Fitness Trainer program prepares you to sit for the Personal Trainer Certification Exam*** administered by the National Council on Strength and 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!

USCI Career Coach Program

We invest in you-up to $400 Value****

After completing your certificate course, our Career Coach Program is USCI Career Coach Program an included benefit that will give you one-on-one access to a Career Coach Specialist. Our course and Career Coach Program can prepare you with the skills needed to help you start your new career. Read about the program's requirements and guidelines in the Career Coach Program Outline.


online courses
*Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook, 2016-17 Edition, Fitness Trainers and Instructors, on the internet at https://www.bls.gov/ooh/personal-care-and-service/fitness-trainers-and-instructors.htm#tab-6 (May 31, 2017)
**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 http://www.bls.gov/oes/current/oes399031.htm. [May 31, 2017]. For more information, click here.
****Value depends on graduates’ use of services available to them.
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