Become An Elite Personal Trainer

Elite: “a select group that is superior to the rest in terms of abilities or qualities.”

As a personal trainer, to be among the elite you need the knowledge of fitness, nutrition and a specialization for your expertise. You’ll earn the distinction through your Personal Training, Fitness Nutrition and advanced specialization Certification.

The Elite Trainer package includes Personal Training and Certified Nutrition Specialist Certifications and then one of the following:

  • Corrective Exercise
  • Bodybuilding
  • Group Fitness
  • Exercise Therapy
  • Senior Fitness
  • Youth Fitness
  • Strength and Conditioning
  • Sports Nutrition

Elite Trainer Certificate Program

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  • Study at your own pace
  • Up to 12 months to complete
  • Online exam at home
  • Unlimited educational support
  • Amazing customer support
  • Nationally accredited
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You'll find a job as a personal trainer:

We promise you’ll find a job as a personal trainer or we’ll give you a no-hassle full refund.

Here’s all you need to do:

  • You complete the course and earn your ISSA certification.
  • You apply for a job at three gyms in the USA within 60 days. (Verification required)
  • 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. Or, we’ll promptly and cheerfully give you all your money back.

Questions? Call our enrollment advisors for help!

Five reasons to choose the ISSA:

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Recognized as The Trainers' Trainer for over 30 years and in over 91 countries.

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The first and only fitness organization to be nationally accredited by the DEAC.

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You get unlimited support before and after you become certified.

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Flexibility with Distance Education

Study on your own terms and take the open-book final exam from home.

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Everything is included from day one. No hidden costs or surprises.

What our students say about us.

We're honored to have outstanding reviews from our graduates who can attest to the power of our courses. Here are some of their inspiring stories: