by Richard Cotton, MA, ACSM-CEP National Director of Certification, American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM)
Read last's month's CREP blog to gain insight into the objectives of the following survey results.
The international sample showed that nearly a third (33%) of respondents moved from the country of their birth, but did not move specifically to take a job in the fitness field, but rather moved for other reasons.
When asked to select the highest level of education completed in any field, as well as the highest level of education for preparation to work as an exercise professional from this list:
International Standard Classification of Education (ISCED)
Regardless of the source, we are an educated lot of professionals!
Hours per Week Directly Training Clients
When asked "How many hours per week do you spend directly training clients or patients?" The results were somewhat similar.
Ideas for Providing Services to Those of More Moderate Income