What’s Next After Certification?
Virtual Fitness Shadowing Solution
You’ve taken your tests. You’re now certified! Congratulations! What’s next?
Experiential learning is most critical in order for you to be successful in plying your new trade. After all, you are expected to go from newly certified to a professional and expert in the eyes of your employer and your clients, now!
Traditionally, clubs allow a new trainer or instructor to shadow an experienced fitness professional in a club or gym while they teach class or train their clients. In this way, you as a new trainer gain hands on experience before dealing with your own clients or class participants. Today, this practice has become much more difficult. Recognizing this, NAFC has brought you ShadowMe™. This technology gives you virtual shadowing and credentials you can bring to your employer to show that even though you are new you have gained these critical experiential learning hours!
Through ShadowMe™, the trainers and instructors you will be shadowing are certified through many different certification companies around the globe, giving you a broad perspective on training and coaching. These are trainers and instructors just like you who have obtained years of on the job experience and financial success. And you can put the hours on your resume as credentialed experience hours in your field of certification.