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Personal Trainers help clients achieve their fitness and weight goals. Responsibilities shown on example resumes in this field include designing workout routines for clients of various ages, helping clients achieve a healthy lifestyle and fitness level, conducting fitness assessments to sell personal training and to test for muscle imbalances, and helping clients create a positive outlook on personal fitness and wellness. An associate's or bachelor's degree in a fitness-related field may be preferred by employers when wading through candidates' resumes.

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1

Personal Trainer

Wrote extensive sports specific programs for groups and individuals at the high school and college level

  • Managed scheduling for a large book of clientele
  • Trained young children ages 6-10 on early motor skill development
  • Responsible for opening, closing, and maintenance of the facility
  • Developed and maintained long term clients to meet a variety of fitness and health related goals
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BA
Political Science
2

Personal Trainer

Provided personalized attention and professional instruction to maximize member's health, fitness and wellness goals to 30+ clients.

  • Prepared fitness programs based on client's goals
  • Motivated clients to get results through individualized goal setting, frequent follow-up, and reassessments to show progress.
  • Tracked and recorded data to show the progress of each client.
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BBA
Economics
Business
3

Personal Trainer

Conducted 1-on-1 individual nutrition/lifestyle/exercise consultations with the residents of Williamsville

  • Trained the residents in group and individual sessions for 20 minutes to an hour each day, while providing ongoing exercise instruction
  • Designed a holistic nutrition and exercise plan that was tailored to each individual. This included a nutrition plan, exercise plan, recipe page, various health tips, supplement recommendations and a healthy food list
  • Consulted with hundreds of residents from 2013-Present day, with all patients coming from different nutritional backgrounds and fitness levels
  • Directed numerous group presentations on healthy nutrition principals and different exercise modalities
  • Assisted in managing the social media accounts of the company by working to establish a better SEO and online presence
  • Helped to increase the company's Facebook page likes from 100 to 1600 currently by posting daily articles and managing ad campaigns through targeted marketing
  • Managed daily postings and articles on all the company's social networks (Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn) through Hootsuite. Also managed discussions thorough the company's various social media groups.
  • Contributed to company newsletters by writing articles on up to date nutrition/exercise research
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BA
Communications
Marketing
4

Personal Trainer

Developed and modified unique programs around goals set for client, injuries reported or other medical reasons determined.

  • Assessed fitness level with pre- exercise testing and questionnaire
  • Assisted with technique and communicated different cues for understanding
  • Conversed with staff as a team to generate more consultations and clients
  • Sold and kept track of sales in the computer system for all clients
  • Scheduled and conducted appointments and updated client records
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
11
months
at this job
BS
Exercise Science
5

Personal Trainer

Trained clients in a one on one setting

  • Ensured proper form while performing exercises to prevent injury
  • Counseled clients in the area of nutrition for fat loss
  • Assisted clients in reaching personal health and fitness goals
  • Completed assessments and reassessments
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
6

Staff Manager & Head Personal Trainer

Recruited and prescreened potential candidates for open positions and trained qualified instructors to safe and effective exercise technique

  • Implemented fitness programs for clients such as athletes, children, adults, and elderly and performed fitness assessments such as body fat percentage, body mass index, flexibility, strength, and endurance on a monthly basis
  • Created promotional personal training packages to ensure growth of customers
  • Persuaded new and existing clients to purchase personal training packages
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
9
months
at this job
BA
Health And Physical Education
7

Certified Personal Trainer

Designed and implemented safe, effective and enjoyable fitness programs that met the unique needs and wants of each member.

  • Planned and instructed individuals, small groups or classes with a personalized approach following the Charter standards and guidelines.
  • Contacted members on a regular basis to follow-up on progression of their fitness program.
  • Maintained accurate records of members' progress.
  • Ensured safe and effective workouts. Responded to, and reported, accidents, incidents, and equipment problems.
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
2
months
at this job
AA
Associate of Arts
BA
Bachelor of Arts
Fitness
8

Certified Personal Trainer

Nationally accredited through National Council on Strength and Fitness

  • Planned, designed and implemented client specific exercise programs and nutritional guidelines
  • Led group fitness classes
  • Recruited clients and sold personal training packages
  • Worked 1-on-1 with clients to schedule, plan and execute fitness goals
  • Maintained all certification guidelines, including continuing education requirements
Candidate Info
23
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Radio / Television Broadcast News
9

Personal Trainer

Built client base through conducting orientations and PT sessions and demonstrating the value of personal training, including safe and proper exercise techniques.

  • Prepared and delivered comprehensive fitness programs based on clients' goals.
  • Motivated and inspired clients to get results through goal setting, frequent follow-up.
  • Provided hospitality to all members.
  • Set the positive energy and tone of the Club
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
3
months
at this job
HS
Computer Science
BS
Liberal Studies
Computer Science
10

Personal Trainer

Planned exercise routines based on clients individual goals

  • Assisted, monitored, and instructed clients and ensured safe and effective use of equipment
  • Built strong relationships with clients
  • Motivate clients to get results through goal setting, follow-up, and re-assessments
  • Created exercise routines to be new and enjoyable
  • Put smiles on clients faces and make working out fun and rewarding
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
2
months
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
BA
Health Education

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