You help create goals for clients. You show clients how to perform exercises and use gym equipment Also,work out with clients, offering motivation and encouragement.
There are no strict educational requirements for personal trainers. However, many employers prefer to hire trainers with a degree in exercise science, physical education, or a related fitness field.
You need to have a high school education, 2 year college/ technical training, and 4 year college/university.
Personal certification is recommended.
Pros and Cons
- You need to be in good shape
- Good with people
- Often work irregular hours