As a personal trainer an important facet of your training is to include ‘Guru’ skills. When you conduct client consultations you have to convey to clients the right mix of guidance, expertise and motivation.
There are dozens of personal trainers in the fitness marketing business so you have to develop the above mentioned skills to stand out and successfully build your client base. Ensure that you have all the requirements as mentioned below to help you in your quest.
The right qualifications
Your basic qualification should be a Certificate IV for fitness training. If you have a more advanced qualification you should try and add a fitness diploma and a degree in Bachelor – Applied Fitness.
In case you would like to specialise in any particular fitness area or age group, such details should be mentioned when you meet/advertise for new clients.