The word fitness is not meant for everyone. If you want to be a good fitness trainer, you have to start working hard People who are meant to become famous fitness trainers should be strong, energetic and need a lot of stamina. They must be well aware to use all the equipment and tools in the gym. Due to fast food consumption, people are getting fat and the only way for them to lose weight is to visit the gym or cardio, basically fitness centers.
A good fitness trainer must be healthy, fit and must encourage others to be healthy. They have to work with different types of people so they can be patient and are able to explain things to individuals clearly. Fitness trainers must motivate their clients in order to achieve their goals, show the client how to use different fitness equipment and make sure that they are using equipment properly.
The individuals who have good physical health, proper planning and exercise routine are hired as fitness trainers, as they play a vital role. Fitness trainers work either in gyms to train people or give personal training in the client’s home. There are different kinds of fitness trainers – personal trainers, freelancers, those who work in a gym/hotel/clubs.
HOW MUCH DO YOU NEED TO QUALIFY?
A minimum higher secondary qualification is needed. There are various courses and certifications for fitness trainers.
- Level 2 Certificate in Fitness Instructing – Gym
- Level 2 Diploma in Health, Fitness, and Exercise Instruction
- Level 2 Diploma in Instructing Exercise and Fitness
Another important qualification is to be experienced in the fitness field. This is an important qualification because most trainers are hired on the basis of experience.
DO YOU NEED SKILLS FOR BEING A FITNESS TRAINER?
- Industry knowledge
- Excellent communication skills
- Leadership and planning
WHAT’S YOUR SALARY?
The salary of trainers varies depends on their qualification, experience, and individuals. If you wanted to be a great earning trainer you need minimum experience of 3 years and above. In India, a qualified trainer can earn in between 600000-1400000 Indian rupees per month.
Fitness trainers lead a very satisfying life because they love doing what they do.