Personal Trainer Sample Resume

Michael Jenks
900 Acklin Avenue
Atlanta, Georgia 00000
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To obtain a position as a Personal Trainer in a fitness center or youth center.

Summary of Qualifications
  • Certified personal training professional.
  • Ability to construct successful nutritional and exercise programs for individuals.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Able to present new ideas, concepts, and programs to youth.
  • Mentor youth to become healthy, productive citizens.
Significant Achievements
  • Assisted over 100 clients in developing fitness programs and losing weight.
  • Named Best Personal Trainer of the Year by Bally Total Fitness.
  • Authored and published, Fitness for Youth (2003) by McGraw-Hill.
  • Respected fitness expert in the Southeast Region of US.
Work Experience
Personal Trainer: Jan. 2005 - Present, Bally Total Fitness, Atlanta GA
  • Design personalized training programs including nutritional/diets targeting specific health conditions (obesity, overweight, high cholesterol, arthritis) in members.
  • Facilitate on-site training sessions and informational workshops to educate members about healthy life decisions.
  • Record breaking attendance of 231 members on November 12, 2007 at our Save Your Life workshop for families.
Personal Trainer: July 2000 - Dec. 2004, World's Gym, Atlanta GA
  • Designed individual training programs and diets for obese members.
  • Monitored over 108 overweight members, who lost approximately 7-10% body fat under my supervision.
  • Implemented new incentive program for members that challenged them to lose weight.
  • Provided personal counseling for members in need of extra assistance.
Emory College, Albany, GA
  • Bachelor of Science in Sports Science (May 2000)
  • Minor in Nutritional Studies
  • First Aid/CPR - Red Cross (May 2000)
  • Certified Personal Trainer - American Fitness Professionals & Associates (Oct. 2000)
  • May 2000 - Present: American Fitness Professionals & Associates
  • Jan. 2002 - Present: National Exercise & Sports Trainers' Association
Community Activities
  • Feb. 1999 - Present: Youth of America, Inc., Mentor
*References available upon request.