National Recognitions

Are Your Club's Personal Trainers Truly Qualified? by, Mark Iagulli

"To ensure your personal trainers prescribe safe and effective exercise programs for clients, try using a pre-employment assessment to measure their understanding of exercise fundamentals."

Insiders' Guide to Opening a Studio

...adds Mark Iagulli, owner of Powerline, a 4,700-square-foot facility in Toledo, Ohio: "You can have trainers on steroids who look good but train people poorly. We make sure our trainers are doing it right and achieve consistent results."

The Paper Chase Certified

"With a written exam, they're only memorizing words to pass an exam," he argues. "By mandating a practical component, the industry is making sure a person knows how to work with a client. It sets a higher standard."