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ISSA Fitness: The Complete Guide

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International Sports Sciences Certification Courses
Paperback, 734 pages
Published by The International Sports Science Association
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أمل يعقوب Amal Yaqoob
I can now say I have the full confidence to work as a trainer !!

This fitness course have helped me a lot with understanding more about training.

even knowing that this course isn't really recognized in my country, I don't regret taking it at all. In fact I am thinking to enroll for more online courses and workshop courses as well.
It really doesn't matter sometimes if it is recognized or not as long as the material is informative, helpful and supportive.

The right thing for you to be a good trainer
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Laura Gerber
Nov 18, 2016 rated it it was ok
Was able to gain the knowledge I need to.
Andrew Lovett-barron
Oct 04, 2019 rated it it was amazing
Read this for my personal trainer certification. 900 page beast, but tons of good info. Some of it a bit outdated though (the inclusion the somatotype myth, for example, bothered me).
Lisa Manske
Oct 17, 2020 rated it really liked it
I read this book to prepare for the ISSA personal trainer exam. I learned a lot and I passed the exam the first time. So the book fulfilled those two needs. However, it could have been written and organized better. My biggest complaint is the overwhelming emphasis on hypertrophy and the assumption that the reader is very familiar with all the jargon of weight lifting. I have been a fitness fanatic for decades and have been studying health and the human body for just as long. I've used weights in ...more
Mauro Sola
Oct 03, 2020 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Amazing book , its a really comprehensive guide to everything to take into account in fitness, althgough it dosent go deeply into evertyhing it says it's a well rounded jack of all trades .And it has teached me a great deal of things . Would totaly recommend it to anyone intrested on the fitness industry or anything related to being a PT.







PS: The only thing i dont agree with , and i believe its preety outdated its the Somatotype classification
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Apr 14, 2020 marked it as to-read
Can please anyone give me the pdf of this book. I cannot afford it. Here is my email - divyam.tewari@gmail.com
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Nguyễn Thùy Dương
Jul 30, 2020 rated it it was amazing
Exercise is medicine 💊

Toàn bộ sách này em có được là do đăng ký một khoá học Certified Fitness Trainer của ISSA. Thông tin về khoá học và lý do vì sao em chọn ISSA em sẽ nói thêm ở dưới.
Những anh chị em bạn bè nào muốn biết thêm về thể thao, vận động, cuộc sống lành mạnh hay đơn giản chỉ muốn tìm hiểu mà chưa rõ nguồn kiến thức uy tín thì có thể tham khảo khoá học này nha.
Đặc biệt những bạn dạy Group Exercise cũng nên tìm hiểu để ... làm gì đấy tuỳ mọi người 🤐

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