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Fitness/Athletic Trainer

Fitness/Athletic Trainer Books




ACSM's resources for the personal trainer
by Bushman, Barbara Ann; Battista, Rebecca

9781451108590American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM) StaffACSM's Resources for the Personal TrainerACSM,,s Resources for the Personal Trainer provides a broad introduction to the field of personal training, covering both basic science topics and practical application. It was originally designed to help people prepare for the ACSM Personal Training Certification Exam. It continues to serve that function, but the market for it has expanded to practitioners in the field looking for an additional resource, as well as in an academic setting where the book is a core text for personal training programs. - Description from Syndetics
Glendale CC Library - GENERAL - GV428.7 .A47 2014 Glendale CC North Library - GENERAL - GV428.7 .A47 2014
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The everything guide to being a personal trainer: all you need to get started on a career in fitness
by Kenworthy, Kate; Rodrigues, Stephen A

9781598692273045079902275Kate Kenworthy; Stephen A. RodriguesThe Everything Guide to Being a Personal Trainer: All You Need to Get Started on a Career in FitnessIf you love fitness and you're looking for an alternative to the typical 9-5 office job, The Everything Guide to Being a Personal Trainer will help you turn your passion into a career. Opportunities for professional fitness trainers are everywhere-fitness clubs, college athletic programs, even professional sports teams. The Everything Guide to Being a Personal Trainer is a step-by-step guide that will take you from gym rat to fitness guru in no time. This easy-to-follow book progresses from training to certification with tips to help you: Choose a work environment Set up a business plan Find, motivate, and keep clients Learn about marketing and networking Written by two personal-training professionals, The Everything Guide to Being a Personal Trainer is all you need to get started in the exciting, growing field of fitness. - Description from Syndetics
Glendale CC Library - CARCOLL - GV428.7 .K46 2007
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Becoming a personal trainer for dummies
by St. Michael, Melyssa; Formichelli, Linda

9780764556845785555879737Linda Formichelli; Melyssa St. MichaelBecoming a Personal Trainer for DummiesWant to turn your passion for fitness into a lucrative career? Each year, more than 5 million Americans use personal trainers to take their workouts to the next level?and this plain-English guide shows you how to get in on the action. Whether you want a part-time job at the gym or a full-time personal training business, you?ll find the practical, proven advice you need in this indispensable resource. Becoming a Personal Trainer For Dummies is for you if you want to become a certified personal trainer and start your own business?or if you?re a certified trainer looking to improve upon your existing practice. You get a thorough overview of what it takes to get certified and run a successful business, complete with expert tips that help you: Find your training niche Study for and pass certification exams Attract, keep, and motivate clients Interview, hire, and manage employees Update your training skills Expand your services This user-friendly guide offers unique coverage of personal trainer certification programs, including tips on selecting the right program and meeting the requirements. You?ll see how to develop your training identity as well as practice invaluable skills that will make you a great personal trainer. You also receive savvy guidance in: Choosing the best fitness equipment Creating a business plan, a record-keeping system, and a marketing campaign Performing fitness assessments Developing individualized exercise programs Advancing your clients to the next fitness level Managing legal issues and tax planning Offering additional services such as massage and nutrition consultation Training clients with special needs Complete with ten great starter exercises and a valuable list of professional organizations and resources, Becoming a Personal Trainer For Dummies gives you the tools you need to get the most out of this fun, fabulous career! - Description from Syndetics
Glendale CC Library - CARCOLL - GV428.7 .S8 2004
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Careers in focus: Coaches and fitness professionals

9780816072842FergusonCoaches and Fitness ProfessionalsPraise for the previous edition: "Teens mulling over college programs and career paths will find excellent resources in th[is] comprehensive guide...[an] excellent starting point...for young people curious about the world of work."— Booklist Careers in Focus: Coaches and Fitness Professionals, Second Edition includes 20 career profiles in this lucrative field. Job profiles include: Aerobics instructors College sports coaches Dietitians and nutritionists Exercise physiologists Fitness directors Health club owners and managers Lifeguards and swimming instructors Motivational speakers Recreational therapists Strength and conditioning coaches Yoga and Pilates instructors and more. - Description from Syndetics
Glendale CC Library - CARCOLL - GV711 .C33 2008 Glendale CC North Library - GENERAL - GV711 .C33 2008
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Careers in sport, fitness, and exercise

9780736095662American Kinesiology Association StaffCareers in Sport, Fitness, and Exercise Careers in Sport, Fitness, and Exercise is your guide to landing your dream job in one of today's most exciting, popular, and fastest-growing industries Produced by the American Kinesiology Association, this hands-on guide includes detailed job descriptions, information on working conditions, salary ranges, responsibilities, key skills, and required certifications for 36 careers in sport and fitness: - Aquatic therapist - Athletic trainer (college or university sport team) - Athletic trainer (high school sport team) - Athletic trainer (as physician extender) - Athletic trainer (clinical) - Personal trainer - Group exercise instructor - Strength and conditioning coach - Fitness center owner or manager - Fitness leader in gerontology settings - Health promotion specialist - Fitness specialist - Physical education teacher - Sport instructor - Coach - Sport official - Sport psychologist - Sport administrator - Sport marketer - Media and public relations specialist - Professional scout - Sport event manager - Sport journalist - Sport facility operations manager - Clinical exercise physiologist - Certified clinical exercise specialist - Sport dietitian - Sports medicine clinic director - Physical therapist - Occupational therapist - Medical and osteopathic physicians - Chiropractor - Physician assistant - Kinesiology professor - Kinesiology researcher - Kinesiology department administrator If you are ready to pursue a job in the sport, fitness, or exercise industry, Careers in Sport, Fitness, and Exercise is one resource you can't be without. - Description from Syndetics
Glendale CC Library - CARCOLL - GV734.3 .C39 2011 Glendale CC North Library - GENERAL - GV734.3 .C39 2011
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