• NASM CPT exam and a workout!

    I did it. I finally schedule my NASM CPT exam. I’ve been self studying for waaaay too long (Im so easily distracted when I don’t have a real deadline), which I talked a little about here, and finally paid for the exam back in May which gave me a 180 day deadline. One of my August goals was to at least schedule the exam if not actually take it. Well, that didn’t happen but I did call in the beginning of September and scheduled for Sept 22. To say I was a nervous wreck is an understatement. I studied and studied and highlighted and studied and took all of the…

  • NASM Study Resources

    So you want to be a personal trainer? Me too! That means you’ve probably been researching the different certifications and choosing the one that works best for you. I decided to go with┬áNASM. They have a few different certification packages you can purchase that range from $599 (the exam only) all the way to $1,999. Each package offers a little bit more to help you prepare for the exam. I ended up not choosing a full study program and will just do the exam only option when I’m ready. I purchased the NASM text book off of Amazon for around $60 and have been self studying on my own. Great…