Please answer any of the following questions if possible, it would be very helpful :
- For someone just starting out , how difficult is it to get a job working for a
commercial gym ? Is there alot of competition in the fitness training field ? Is
personal training similar to other ‘skill trades’ where you have the ability (or
necessity) to relocate to different areas for employment ?
- For you peronally ,
-how many hours per week do you typically end up training people ?
-On average, how many people do you train during a day ?
-What kinds of people do you seem to get as clients most often ? (age group, gender,
fitness level, ect.)
-What is the most common fitness goal your clients have ?
-Do you make at least $35k annually from personal training alone ?
-Are there certain times during the year where you dont seem to have as much work ?
Apart from paper credentials and education, how important are these 2 qualities
when looking at the ‘legitness’ of a personal trainer ?
A. Appearing to be in optimum physical condition
B. Currently or previously have vigorously participated in some form of competitive
- -Do you do some kind of functional movement testing with your clients at your
first meeting ?
- How much of your personal training involves a detailed specific program for
producing desired results and improvement with something in X amount of time vs.
simply having people do a bunch of stupid random stuff to make them 'tired and
sweaty?’ (If you understand where im coming from )