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Gold's Gym Personal Trainer Interview Questions

Updated Sep 1, 2017
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Personal Trainer Interview

Anonymous Employee in Knoxville, TN
Accepted Offer
Positive Experience
Easy Interview

Application

I applied in-person. I interviewed at Gold's Gym (Knoxville, TN).

Interview

Wear business casual. An organized resume with no typos is way more important than experience. If you have ACE, ACSM or NASM CPT, there's no reason why you shouldn't get an interview.

Interview Questions

  • Be able to give exercises for each major muscle group. Know why you want to be a trainer.   1 Answer

Other Interview Reviews for Gold's Gym

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    Personal Trainer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Morehead City, NC
    Declined Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied in-person. I interviewed at Gold's Gym (Morehead City, NC) in June 2017.

    Interview

    Very simple application and overview of your current certifications. There was an area on the test to see how well you are in math without using a calculator.

    Interview Questions

    • Can you work with a variety of client situations (age, injury, etc)?   Answer Question

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    Personal Trainer Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at Gold's Gym.

    Interview

    Fitness Manager called me about a month after I applied. Went in for the interview and got hired on the spot. Overall process from when I was first called only took about two weeks.

    Interview Questions

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    Personal Trainer Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Los Angeles, CA
    Accepted Offer
    Negative Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at Gold's Gym (Los Angeles, CA) in June 2016.

    Interview

    the PT manager was out of shape, asked me what i thought about nutrition, asked me what my certification was and told me he would call me back. took 2 weeks to get a call back and another 2 weeks after that for a "final" interview

    Interview Questions

    • whats your opinion on nutrition   1 Answer

  4. Helpful (1)  

    Personal Trainer Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Los Angeles, CA
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 3 weeks. I interviewed at Gold's Gym (Los Angeles, CA) in May 2016.

    Interview

    Basic questions, interview was long only because I was interviewed by four Golds Gym employees. During first interview my resume was reviewed. Asked basic questions as to why I applied, what can I bring to Golds Gym. All four Golds Gym employees were very professional and very easy to talk to.

    Interview Questions

    • What are your future pans here with Golds Gym   1 Answer

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    Personal Trainer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Dundalk, MD
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at Gold's Gym (Dundalk, MD) in May 2016.

    Interview

    Interviewed with head of quality control. Very nice, very easy to talk to. Asked general questions about me & my background in fitness. Discussed both the personal trainer/coach position I applied for and also a Head Personal Trainer position. He was very easy to talk to.

    Interview Questions

    • Were you offered a position?   1 Answer

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    Personal Trainer Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Baltimore, MD
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied in-person. The process took 2 days. I interviewed at Gold's Gym (Baltimore, MD) in December 2015.

    Interview

    Inquired in person, gold's was eager to hire trainers, submitedit my resume and certifications. Was hired quickly after a few informal meetings. There need is always greater than the available trainer's at most times. Not much else to say very light and easy process.

    Interview Questions

    • Certifications and experience   1 Answer

    Negotiation

    Non negotiable corporate policies


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    Personal Trainer Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Greensboro, NC
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview

    Application

    I applied through a staffing agency. The process took a week. I interviewed at Gold's Gym (Greensboro, NC) in November 2015.

    Interview

    Asked about my prior experience, certifications, and what I would do for a particular scenario. There was also a myriad of questions pertaining to how I would handle certain situations.

    Interview Questions

    • What type of intensity would you train a client that is expecting a baby?   Answer Question
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    Personal Trainer Interview

    Anonymous Employee in San Antonio, TX
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied in-person. The process took 2 weeks. I interviewed at Gold's Gym (San Antonio, TX) in August 2015.

    Interview

    The interview covered a brief history of Gold's Gym and then he went over my resume and asked about my experience and did emphasize that it is a sales driven job.

    Interview Questions


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    Personal Trainer Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 2 weeks. I interviewed at Gold's Gym.

    Interview

    Online submission and two interviews - there is also a background check. The date of hiring has normal in processing employee videos and briefings. This is not a 'give me' process be prepared and dressed well.

    Interview Questions


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