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Certified Personal Trainer

A Certified Personal Trainer is a health professional that works in fitness field. IGMPI is offering an opportunity to become a Certified Personal Trainer for those who understand that people are more conscious and concerned about their health to play sports well, so they look for the Personal Trainer or Personal Nutritionist who has certification to reassure that they are trained and qualified in the fitness and nutrition field. This professional typically works in a: fitness gym, clinics, and health and fitness industry. A Personal Trainer helps clients to develop their fitness routine, customized their health and fitness goals with the proper planning of more workout and promoting healthy eating habits for Clients

This credential implies that you have achieved an advanced level of expertise and experience in the field.

This certification is aimed at improving the conceptual knowledge of the participants towards Health and Fitness. Successful performance in this exam implies that the participant has in-depth knowledge and clear understanding of nutritional issues and health needs which actually takes to understand the body’s muscle and skeletal structure and how the client respond to any specific exercise and movements. As a Certified Personal Trainer from IGMPI, musculoskeletal and musculature will be a natural part of your vocabulary.

Certified Study Resources:

1. Introduction to Basic Nutrition for Sport, Exercise, and Health
2. The Basics of Dietary Supplements
3. Calorie Count and Menu planning
4. Introduction to Special conditions and Diet Therapy
5. Introduction to Workload and Intensity
6. Pre and Post-Workout Nutrition
7. Diet Plan for Weight Loss or Gain
8. Yoga, Aerobics and Exercise Techniques
9. Macronutrients and their importance
10. Glycogen Loading (Super Compensation)
11. Nutrition Biochemistry
12. Food Allergies and Injury Prevention Management
13. Pediatric and Geriatric Nutrition
14. Introduction to Protein, their supplements & myths related to Protein


Graduation in Science/Nutrition/Biotechnology/Microbiology/Food Science & Technology/any related disciplines & Candidates appearing for the final year of Bachelor's degree/equivalent qualification exam or awaiting their results are eligible to apply.


The registration dates for this bi-annual executive programme run by the Institute are updated timely on the webpage. Effective E-learning tools incorporated into the design of the webpage make the course lectures, online live classes and study material easily accessible. This gives a huge window of self-regulated and self-paced performance to the participants.

Certification and Membership Fees

Rs. 25,000/- for Indian nationals and 800 USD for overseas Professionals. This covers the certification registration fee and examination fee. An additional membership fee of Rs 5000/-( USD 125 for overseas) is to be paid in order to avail the services of Certified Study Resources and training for the preparation of the certification exam.

Assessment & Certification

All the participants are expected to appear for online assessment. After successfully qualifying the examination, the participants will be awarded the professional certification of Certified Personal Trainer by IGMPI. For all the above mentioned elaborate study resources, Assessment test papers and case studies would be provided by the Institute from time to time. Details get updated on the website as well. The certification will be awarded after the required levels of knowledge, skills, professionalism and attitude are assessed through the IGMPI assessment process.

Re- Examination

In case the participant is not able to pass the certification exam in first attempt/exam notification, he/she will have to re- register for the next scheduled examination by submitting re- registration form along with the re- registration fee of Rs. 4000/-(175 USD). However, the participants will be given sufficient flexibility in scheduling their First certification exam.

Project- Work

All the participants need to complete a project work on given fitness and healthcare product. The certification will be awarded after the completion of Project work. Format and other related details would be provided by the Institute before the examination.

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