International Sports Sciences Association - ISSA (USA) Personal Trainer Certification

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International Sports Sciences Association - ISSA (USA) Personal Trainer Certification

For the first time in Lebanon and exclusively at the Modern University for Business and Science, you will get the chance to take the ISSA Certified Personal Training course in class and not online!

ISSA's personal trainer education approach is backed by top fitness industry professionals throughout North America. The International Sports Sciences Association's Personal Trainer Certification advisors and authors are some of the most prestigious and respected names in the fitness industry. The years of scientific research they have conducted, in conjunction with the hundreds of professional publications and college textbooks they have authored, form the basis of virtually all exercise, physiology, nutrition, and fitness courses taught around the world.

- Classes are going to be on 6 consecutive Saturdays from 8:00 am till 9:30 am.

- Fees will include intensive teaching hours in class + online exam + practice examination + course material (hard copy book) + unlimited educational support

- The first session will take place on Saturday September 30 at 8:00 am.


  • The main topics covered are:  

    • Anatomy & Physiology (Metabolism, Basic Anatomy & Physiology, Muscle Anatomy & Physiology)
    • Kinesiology & Bio mechanics (Kinesiology of Exercise, Bio mechanical Concepts of Exercise, Muscloskeletal Deviations, Muscle Mechanics)
    • Health & Physical Fitness (Strength, Cardiovascular Training Theory, Flexibility, Body Composition)
    • Program Development (Program Development, Basic Assessment of Fitness Participants, Training Principles, Periodization, Determining Training Loads)
    • Nutrition (Weighing the Truth on Exercise and Nutrition, The Basics of Sound Nutrition, Estimating Caloric Needs, The ISSA Zig-Zag Approach to Muscle Gain and Fat Loss, Fad Diets and Nutrition, Supplementation)
    • Injury & Disease (Exercise and Older Adults, Exercise and Adaptive Fitness, Exercise and Our Youth, Exercise and Hypertension, Exercise and Diabetes, Exercise and Arthritis, Exercise and Coronary Heart Disease, Exercise and Pregnancy, Exercise and Asthma, Exercise and Sports Medicine in the Trenches, Basic First Aid)


  • Benefits of the certification:

When employers are interviewing, the competition is often stiff. If you have the certification, and the other person does not, you are at a definite advantage.

Will enable you to make more money. Often, earning a certification, such as the ISSA personal trainer, can quickly lead to compensation increases of 25% and more.

Establishes you as a continuous learner. Employers are always looking for people who never want to stop learning.


  • How the Personal Trainer Certification works?

1- Get registered and start your classes: Enroll and your name will instantly be sent to ISSA USA. We will also ship you the hard copies of the textbooks so you can study on-the-go. You have around 10 hours to complete the course that includes case studies and practical sessions.

2- Complete quizzes and test your comprehension: We offer online practice quizzes throughout the course to test your comprehension. Once you complete the quizzes, you'll gain access to the online final exam.

3-Take the open-book, untimed final exam: The final exam is online, open-book and untimed. It can be taken from the comfort of your home and completed during multiple sessions. You can also change an answer at any time before you submit your exam. After you pass your final exam we help you plan your next move. We also provide you with a business guide and a free professional website to jump start your fitness career.



  • If you need more information or assistance, call 03325209 or send an email to


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