Software for Personal Trainers – We Uncover the Top 5 Most Useful Options
Looking for software to help you run your Personal Training business smoothly? With over a decade in the industry we've found the best options. Read our guide to the top 5.
For as little as $30 a month, Personal Trainers can now have a ‘virtual BFF’ in business; PT software just makes life easy. If only this software was around when I first started out in the industry; it would have saved me hours of work on the weekend sending confirmation text’s, re-writing programs and updating my database!
There are four key components that make up a great software program for Personal Trainers. If you are considering investing in one of the hundreds of products on the market, then you need to assess how the following features could reduce your workload and add value to your clients at the same time:
Not too many companies provide all four components, so be sure to think about what gaps you are looking to fill in your business, what would make life easier and what can bring value to your clients. The last thing you want is something ‘fancy’ that you either don’t use to it’s full potential or means double-handling in terms of paperwork and data entry.
Here are my recommendations for software that ticks most of the boxes. These five provide a number of stand-out value-adds and are a reasonable price.
But these five won’t be the best fit for everyone – do your research. What do you think: are you using software to improve your business? What do you recommend? Leave us a comment!
Tristan Hill, Masters of Sports Coaching, author of Lifting the Bar and mentor to Personal Trainers.