Fitness Instructor

What does a Fitness Instructor do?
A Fitness Instructor coordinates all fitness programs for a facility and also organizes and instructs exercise classes for all fitness levels. A Fitness Instructor ensures that all participants are properly trained on the use of the facility's exercise equipment.

How do you prepare?
To become a Fitness Instructor a bachelor’s degree may be required, plus 2-4 years of experience. Some jobs as a Fitness Instructor require certification.

What’s the pay like?
As a Fitness Instructor in Iowa you can expect to earn approximately $24,310 a year, according to Iowa Workforce Development.

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