How long does ISSA certification take?

Most students take 12 weeks to complete self guided study track and you have up to six months from the date of purchase to complete your certification exam. Where can I work with this certificate? As an ISSA Certified trainer you can work in gyms, independently, or online.

Is Issa a good personal training certification?

ISSA is a very good and national certification. The only thing that makes ISSA different than certifications like NSCA and ACSM is ISSA is not NCAA approved and but is approved by U.S. Dept of Education. ISSA also offers a AS degree in exercise science with an emphasis in Personal Training.

How much does NASM cost?

NASM comes in at $799 (Click here for 30% Off) and is the most expensive of all CPTs that we evaluated in our initial best personal trainer certification analysis. This cost includes: NCCA Accredited Exam.

How often does an ISSA Certified Personal Trainer?

every 2 years

How does Nasm guarantee a job?

With successful completion of the NASM-CPT exam, NASM guarantees you’ll find a job within 90 days of your CPT certification, or your money back. Job Guarantee available in the Premium Self-Study, Guided Study and All-Inclusive programs.

Do personal trainers have to pass a national exam?

The beauty of this profession is that you do not have to have specific experience or a college education in order to get certified. The only requirement is that you pass a standard test that challenges your knowledge on how to use training to keep people safe while progressing with their goals.

What happens if I fail my NASM exam?

Failure to provide proof of your valid CPR/AED certification at the time of your test will result in a mandatory rescheduling of your exam. If you have any additional questions, please reach out to NASM Member Services department at 1-

Is Issa better than NASM?

While both certifications are nationally accredited, NASM’s accreditation is with the NCCA, and the ISSA is accredited by DETC. While NASM focuses on general populations, ISSA may be a better focus if you’d like to train athletes.

Is Issa a college?

The ISSA College of Exercise Science is a 100% online, accredited institution designed to give you the knowledge you need to make a lasting and meaningful impact on the lives of others.