Employment Opportunities for PTs

The American Council on Exercise (ACE) recently announced emerging trends in personal training. Where and how personal trainers connect with clients is constantly changing. Today, opportunities for personal trainers extend beyond the four walls of the training studio or large gym. Check out which of these categories is the best way for you to connect with potential clients.

Those considering a career path in personal training may want to investigate these categories.

  • Commercial Clubs
  • Personal-training Studios/Gyms
  • Community Recreation Centers
  • College Recreation Centers
  • Non-profit Fitness Centers
  • Hotels/Spas/Resorts
  • Corporate Wellness
  • Work with Specialized Populations

Read the ACE Pro Advice article here.


By Kim Ecenbarger
Kim Ecenbarger SPH Senior Associate Director