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10 Reasons to Become a Personal Trainer

Posted on: August 8th, 2012 by Edie Morton No Comments

Personal Trainer Career

The benefits of a personal trainer career are very similar to a massage therapist’s career. Both are fulfilling and contribute to the health and well-being of others. These are rewarding gifts for the trainer, massage therapist and their clients. Both career paths have a variety of niches and working environment options.These two professions are also highly compatible with each other. If you become certified in massage therapy and personal training you have complimentary services to offer each of your clients. It’s a win-win-win situation for all!

10 Reasons to Become a Personal Trainer

Do What You Love.

Get paid for staying healthy and strong.

A personal trainer career is fun and rewarding.

It challenges the mind and body in exhilarating ways.

Variety of work environments include personal training studios, health and
fitness clubs, wellness centers, public and private recreation facilities, hospitals, corporate fitness facilities, in-home or even online.

Choose when you want to train. Full-time, part-time, daytime or evening.

The health and wellness industry is growing exponentially.

As the number of health clubs, gyms, and studios increase, so does the
demand for personal trainers to staff them.

Obesity has reached epidemic proportions. It is estimated that nearly 70 percent of Americans are overweight or obese. With rising obesity rates come rising rates of related health problems, including heart disease, type 2 diabetes and some forms of cancer. As a personal trainer you can directly and positively impact people’s health and lives in a dramatic way.

Industries and occupations related to health care, personal care and social assistance are projected to have the fastest job growth between 2010 and 2020, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported.

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