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How To Be A Personal Trainer Resources

Below are top resources on SparkPeople for How To Be A Personal Trainer.

6 ''Biggest Loser'' Lessons to Unlearn

TV can be educational. After all, I outlined eight great lessons you can take from NBC’s hit television show, "The Biggest Loser" and apply to your own healthy lifestyle program. I said it then and I'll say it again: I am a big fa...  Read more

What SparkPeople Coaches Eat at the Movies

Going to the movies can be an enjoyable experience, but it can provide a host of temptations for anyone trying to lose weight or eat healthier. As soon as you walk in the door, you're hit with the smells and sights of delicious goodies--buttery p...  Read more

''Running Helped Me Lose Almost 100 Pounds!''

Mike (MKKAYA) started running in 2008. Since joining SparkPeople, he has continued to work toward his weight-loss goals (losing nearly 100 pounds so far), completed three half marathons, and has his sights set on participating in a triathlon. ...  Read more

What You Forgot to Ask Your Personal Trainer

You already know how personal trainers help you reach your goals and push you to the next level, whether you're a beginner or a seasoned exerciser. You probably also know a little about how to choose the right trainer with the proper qualificatio...  Read more

6 Things Your Personal Trainer Wishes You Didn't Do

They may seem superhuman at times, but personal trainers are people, too. And although they love sharing their workout wisdom and helping people reach their goals, there are a few things that might get under their skin when they're training a cli...  Read more

I am concerned that some people on here might be s
Updated 10/5/2015 10:43:50 PM

I am concerned that some people on here might be shooting for weights which might not be healthy for their height. Please use the standard bmi calculator for a healthy weight goal. Being too thin can be just as dangerous as too fat!...  Read more

I am starting this today i am so excited I am goin
Updated 10/5/2015 9:51:26 PM

I am starting this today i am so excited I am going to really try hard because 163.3 and I'm female and i want to be 95-100 pounds can not wait...  Read more

I am literally Starving! hungry and lightheaded.
Updated 10/5/2015 8:35:26 PM

I am literally Starving! hungry and lightheaded. had breakfast of plain oatmeal, 1 reduced calorie wheat bread, 1 tbsp. put butter 3/4 cup lactose whole milk, then snack of 1slice bread, 1oz reduced fat ham w/mustard. now its lunchtime help!...  Read more

I am loving SP, but I gotta say, it is a
Updated 10/5/2015 9:19:46 PM

I am loving SP, but I gotta say, it is a, so first there is the app, then the main site, then today I found the mobile site?! I had no idea I was on a team or had private messaging!...  Read more

Looking for support. i am wanting to lose fat.
Updated 10/5/2015 4:38:11 PM

Looking for support. i am wanting to lose fat....  Read more

Educate yourself from the proper sources!

I am a personal trainer and a weight management consultant, and the biggest problem I run into is when people begin a weight loss effort they start reading and watching everything they can find about it. There is a sea of miss information out there....  Read more

Off Track

I'm a Personal Trainer that can"t get herself in the right mind set to Exercise198...  Read more

Spark Utah The Official Team

A place where those in Utah can share triumphs, challenges, and their personal journey to health....  Read more

Confession: I'm Struggling With My Post-Baby Body

Getting back into shape after baby. Is it really as easy as many celebrities make it sound? Heidi Klum did the Victoria's Secret fashion show just a few months after the birth of her third child. Denise Richards posed for Playboy when her daughter...  Read more

6 Scary Truths about Personal Trainers

When Stepfanie recently told me and then subsequently blogged about a bad experience she had with a personal trainer, I wasn't surprised. I know a bit about what goes on in gyms where the line between trainer and salesperson is a fine one. What s...  Read more

Looking to find a personal trainer

tonight after work, a co-worker and I are going to check out a local fitness center for possible joining. We want to see if there is a change area, shower facilities, possibilities for a personal trainer, etc. I've never done this in the past, but...  Read more

Exercises I learned from my personal trainer, for back, legs and abs...all done at home

Dearest Sparkers: I just started with an awesome personal trainer, Diane, and she gave me some exercises for my legs, abdominals (stomach, abs), and lower back, that you can do at home. I'll give you five. I have limited mobility (two knee rep...  Read more