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Become a Certified Personal Trainerby Robert Wolff
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Your complete preparation guide for a successful career in personal training
Training authority Robert Wolff walks you through the most important subject areas you need to pass certification, get started, and succeed as a personal trainer. Become a Certified Personal Trainer will guide you through the entire certification process, providing sample questions for each of the top exams and also offering much-needed advice about the business side of the job and beyond.
Become a Certified Personal Trainer shows you:
Whether becoming a trainer is your dream job or you're already in the field, Robert Wolff provides the tools you need to give you and your clients the best chance at success.
Robert Wolff, Ph.D., is a former editor of Muscle and Fitness and has worked with the world's biggest bodybuilding and fitness stars, including fitness legends Arnold Schwarzenegger and Evander Holyfield. Wolff is the author of numerous books including Bodybuilding 101; Robert Wolff's Book of Great Workouts; Home Bodybuilding; The Knockout Workout with Mia St. John; and Dr. Robert Wolff's Great Body, Great Life Program. He lives in New York City.
Head-to-toe preparation for a successful career in personal training
Training authority Robert Wolff walks you through the core subject areas you need to pass certification and get started as a personal trainer. Guiding trainers throughout the entire certification process, Become a Certified Personal Trainer goes through sample questions and essays for each of the top exams, and also provides much-needed advice about the business-side of the job.
Become a Certified Personal Trainer shows you: An inside look into the top organizations and how they would train you How to approach assessments and protocols for working with specific body types Psychology you need to know about clients and ways to modify their behavior Basics on nutrition, supplementation and weight management Physical preparation in and out of the gym Business lessons: finding clients, making yourself stand out from the competition and starting a savings plan Mistakes to avoid concerning training and business moves Real world examples from top personal trainers/athletic trainers that share their experiences
Whether becoming a trainer is your dream job or you're already in the field, Robert Wolff provides everything you need to give your and your clients the best chance at success.
About the Author
Robert Wolff, Ph.D., lectures throughout the world on fitness, motivation, and high-level success principles. A former editor of Muscle & Fitness, he has worked with such fitness legends as Arnold Schwarzenneger, Evander Holyfield, Lou Ferrigno, and Rachel McLish. Wolff is the author of Bodybuilding 101, Robert Wolff's Book of Great Workouts, Home Bodybuilding, and Dr. Robert Wolff's Great Body, Great Life Program.
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