Welcome to Life Time Academy!
Thank you for exploring Life Time Academy and how we can partner with you to realize your potential and turn your passion into a profession. Our dedicated and experienced Life Time instructors deliver an innovative development program that supports you to become a certified professional. Students at Life Time Academy have access to a prospective career with the Healthy Way of Life category leader –Life Time—at one of our 150+ destinations.
If you are performance driven, then Life Time Academy is a great place to start your new career. During your tenure at Life Time Academy, you will be supported and challenged and given hands-on practical experience all while being surrounded by both students and professionals who are happy and love to promote a healthy way of life. We’re confident that when you join the Life Time family, your learning experience will help launch the career you’ve been dreaming about.
Looking forward to serving you,
David Pettrone Swalve, Vice President of Education
Life Time Academy’s Mission
Life Time Academy strives to deliver an innovative, science-based curriculum that emphasizes hands-on, real-life training, in a premier fitness setting, and that creates certified professionals who realize immediate success in their career.
You Have What it Takes
- You’re committed and passionate. You have a drive and a love of fitness fuels your desire to see others reach their fitness goals. Staying engaged and remaining consistent and enthusiastic will energize your clients and keep them – and you – motivated.
- You’re approachable and sincere. A career in the fitness industry requires close interaction with others. Building strong relationships with your clients boosts your personal brand and helps your clients see results.
Put your Certification to Work
With a fitness certification, you can work in a variety of settings depending on your area of focus and your personal schedule and abilities. Our graduates have found careers in large national gyms, smaller boutique studios, self-employment, and beyond.
Placement Services to Set You on Your Path to Success
Life Time Academy does not guarantee job placement as employment is always at the full discretion of the employer. We do, however, offer placement assistance.
Opportunities with Life Time
We guarantee each of our graduates an interview with Life Time, if Life Time is a desired potential employer. Graduates need to apply for a position before being offered an interview.
We strive to help you find a job you love. We are always connecting with potential employers and send graduates updated information on job postings as we learn about them. If you are curious about the jobs in your area, give us a call; we’re happy to help you with your search.
We offer additional placement services for students enrolled in our Master Level Professional Fitness Trainer vocational program. We can help with:
- Resume and cover letter consulting
- Job search strategies
- Interview preparation
- Professional partner networking