Start an After Hours Personal Training Business

In today’s world more and more people are getting sad, depressed and overweight. This can also lead them to financial issues. It’s commonly known that the best way to get rid of modern diseases is exercising. If you get up early in the morning, exercise every day, feel motivated and energized, why not become a personal trainer, help people get happier and healthier, and make some extra cash out if this?

Work specifics
When it comes to exercise, a lot of people buy a gym membership and forget about it the next month. So, not only should a personal trainer be a qualified specialist, but he also must be a motivator and an inspirator. In other words, if you want to start after-hours personal training business, you have to understand psychology.
Also, first impression counts. If you’re sad, depressed, or overweight (even just a little bit), you will never build a successful personal training business around your personality.

Tools and skills needed
There are two possible ways to run a personal training business.
You can go to a local gym and offer training services. This is the common practice, and in this case, you won’t need to be worried about getting clients. At the gym, visitors will hire you. Another option is promoting your services on your own. You then run the business from home if you have space or convert your garage into a gym.

Then there’s the online business model

In this case, create a YouTube channel, start an Instagram account and share your training experience. Establish yourself as an authority, built an email list of subscribers and offer your services online either live or by selling courses and meal plans.

Earning potential
If you work as a trainer at a gym, you can make a few thousand a month which you’ll need to split with the gym for using their space.
If you decide to be your own boss and sell your online courses, your earning potential is greatly increased. There are fitness gurus who make millions a year. And don’t forget. You can do it part-time from the comfort of your home!

More information
How to become a personal trainer & how to start that career
Start a Fitness Personal Trainer Business – Plan & Documents


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