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Fitness Coach Anchorage AK

Fitness coaches either work as instructors for a group or as personal trainers. Fitness coaches maintain clients’ health, institute exercise plans, motivate clients, and educate clients in fitness. Only instructors lead group exercises. See below for staffing agencies and job search companies in Anchorage, AK who can help you break into a career in the service industry.

Elite Employment Services
(907) 276-8367
1113 W Fireweed Ln Ste 200
Anchorage, AK
Main Industries / Positions
office clerical, technical, health care, information technology
Type of Service
temporary, long-term, temporary/part time, part time, payroll

Northwest Technical Services
(907) 562-1633
3330 Arctic Blvd.
Anchourage, AK

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Elite Employment
(907) 276-8367
1113 W Fireweed Ln
Anchorage, AK

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Professional Business
(907) 279-7679
807 G St
Anchorage, AK

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Glacier Services Inc
(907) 277-3077
701 W 8th Ave
Anchorage, AK

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PDS Technical
(907) 562-1633
PO Box 241921
Anchorage, AK

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Creative Financial Staffing
(907) 770-2293
3601 C St
Anchorage, AK

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Opti Staffing Group
(907) 677-9675
2550 Denali St
Anchorage, AK

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Aes Temporary Service
(907) 276-5707
821 N St
Anchorage, AK

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Medsearch
(907) 276-5707
821 N Street
Anchorage, AK

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Career Profile for Fitness Trainers and Aerobics Instructors

Career Overview

Instruct or coach groups or individuals in exercise activities and the fundamentals of sports. Demonstrate techniques and methods of participation. Observe participants and inform them of corrective measures necessary to improve their skills. Those required to hold teaching degrees should be reported in the appropriate teaching category.

Career Outlook

Jobs for fitness workers are expected to increase much faster than the average for all occupations. Fitness workers should have good opportunities because of continued job growth in health clubs, fitness facilities, and other settings in which fitness workers are concentrated.

Employment change. Employment of fitness workers is expected to increase 29 percent over the 2008–18 decade, which is much faster than the average for all occupations. These workers are expected to gain jobs because an increasing number of people are spending time and money on fitness and more businesses are recognizing the benefits of health and fitness programs for their employees.

Aging baby boomers, one group that increasingly is becoming concerned with staying healthy and physically fit, will be the main driver of employment growth in fitness workers. An additional factor is the combination of a reduction in the number of physical education programs in schools with parents' growing concern about childhood obesity. This factor will increase the need for fitness workers to work with children in nonschool settings, such as health clubs. Increasingly, parents also are hiring personal trainers for their children, and the number of weight-training gyms for children is expected to continue t...

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