You’ve always wanted to be a trainer.
Now, at FPTI, your dreams can become a reality. Quickly and conveniently.
You’ll learn from the best trainers in the field.
Master the technical and practical skills you’ll need.
Maximize your own unique personality and talents.
Exceed the standards of the nationally accredited personal training certifications
and be sought after by the leading gyms across the country.
You’ll become an important link in the elite chain of fitness professionals
who believe “getting fit” is much more than a slogan; it’s a way of life.
Choose with whom, and where, you want to train.
Work for a health club, corporate fitness center, in-home or even online.
Choose when you want to train.
Full-time, part-time, daytime or evening.
The income potential for personal trainers is increasing.
The average annual full-time trainer salary in New York is $52,000.
The top 10 percent of trainers earn $60,000 or more.
With experience, a self-employed trainer's earnings can be much higher.
The demand for skilled, certified trainers is on the upswing.
The Bureau of Labor Statistics has cited personal training as
one of the "Fastest Growing Occupations" in the country.
The Employment of fitness workers is expected
to increase by 29% over the 2008-2018 decade.
A growing market requires well-educated professional trainers.
Professional trainers proficient in the latest techniques.
The best training jobs will go to FPTI graduates.
Where will you go to get the career of a lifetime?
Exhilarating pace. Countless challenges.
Unlike anything you’ve experienced before.
From day one, you’re in the hands of the top training professionals in the field.
Because at FPTI, our goal isn’t to just prepare you for a national certification.
Our goal is to assure you a personally rewarding, lucrative career
in the industry of today and tomorrow.
From teaching you how to bring in new clients
scheduling and maximizing your time.
Real training from real professionals.
The education you’ll receive at FPTI is just the first step.
Industry connections and placement opportunities are the second.
FPTI delivers both.
Top gyms approach institutes like ours.
Searching to grow their businesses. Hungry to hire the industry’s top talent.
And with our reputation for the best trainers in the business,
your reputation is off to a great start.
Like you, they wanted to turn their passion for personal fitness
into the career of a lifetime.
“I learned aspects of training that you just can’t get from taking a test and getting a certification.” — Jamie Carroll, CPT
“Focus gave me confidence both as a trainer and individual. Knowing that I have the knowledge to succeed in a growing industry keeps me going.” — Jason Dehenzel, CPT
“The Focus team has emphasized education and practical development to a greater degree than any other program I have been a part of.” — Haley Carpenter, CPT
“The Focus education program is the only reason I feel comfortable training people. If I just took a certification exam, it wouldn’t have been enough.” — Jason Bonder, CPT