Advanced Fitness Certification Offers Education Boost & Community for Location-Independent Personal Trainers
Home Study Course Offers Advanced In-Home & Mobile Fitness Trainer Certification and Continuing Education for Certified Personal Trainers
PEMBROKE PINES, FL, October 21, 2013 /24-7PressRelease/ -- Rated by CNN Money as one of the "Best Jobs in America" and projected to grow at a higher than average rate by the Bureau of Labor Statistics, it has never been a better time to be a personal trainer. Despite this growth, personal trainer certifications have not focused on the increasing number of clients who prefer not to train in gyms. Home and mobile fitness personal trainers provide a realistic option for those clients who want to exercise in a more private setting or simply don't have the time to go to a gym. Fitness certifications do a great job of teaching trainers about exercise science and client training methodology, but they do not teach fitness trainers how to run their own in-home training or mobile fitness business.
Jeff Drock, creator of the Home Fitness Professionals Association (HFPA), encountered this particular problem when he took the plunge into self-employment as an in-home personal trainer. It actually took him several years of learning and the utilization of a time consuming and money draining trial and error process for Drock to find success. Since personal trainer certification courses and continuing education courses did not provide enough information about building a successful in-home training business, he designed a course that would.
The Home Fitness Training Specialist Association is an education resource that offers the Home Fitness Training Specialist certification, an online community, membership support and private consultations for aspiring or currently self-employed mobile and home fitness personal trainers. In addition, the Home Fitness Professional Association/Home Fitness Training Specialist Course is a convenient online offering and counts for Continuing Education Units through:
1. NSCA: National Strength and Conditioning Association
2. NASM: National Academy of Sports Medicine
3. NFPT: National Federation of Professional Trainers
4. NESTA: National Exercise and Sports Trainers Association
5. CI: Cooper Institute
6. AFPA: American Fitness Professionals and Associates
7. ISSA: International Sports Science Association
8. NCSF: National Council on Strength and Fitness
9. ACTION Certification
Jeff Drock is president and founder of the Home Fitness Professionals Association (www.homefitnesspro.org). He is a highly-regarded tennis conditioning specialist and has worked with several world-ranked players for the past 15 years. Jeff received his master's degree in Sport Behavior and Performance from Miami University and has obtained several advanced fitness certifications including: National Strength and Conditioning Association/Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist, Etcheberry Performance/Tennis Physical Conditioning Specialist, Institute of Human Performance/Functional Training Specialist, Cooper Institute/Certified Fitness Advisor, International Fitness Professionals Association/Certified Fitness Trainer, and Life Fitness/Gold Certified Specialist.
Jeff Drock Home Fitness Professionals Association Pembroke Pines, FL United States Voice: 404-692-3561 E-Mail:Email us Here Website:Visit Our Website
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