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CPT Test
Richard Devonish 8/5/2012 1:38:09 PM
Posted: Sunday, October 7, 2012 10:36 PM
Joined: 8/5/2012
Posts: 5

I took the CPT Test in NYC on Oct. 6 2012. I wish good luck to my fellow members who took the test. I would like to stay in touch and network with Personal Trainers and aspiring Personal Trainers.




New Rochelle Westchester NY

Jimmy Nelson 6/17/2012 10:33:22 AM
Posted: Tuesday, October 9, 2012 3:54 PM
Joined: 6/17/2012
Posts: 1

Richard, if you dont mind me asking, what did you think of the test, and did you feel that the study material was helpful.
Richard Devonish 8/5/2012 1:38:09 PM
Posted: Tuesday, October 9, 2012 11:50 PM
Joined: 8/5/2012
Posts: 5

After I read the textbook, I thought that doing the Practice Test then researching the questions that I got wrong to be the most helpful. Please keep in mind that I have not received my results yet. I also found the material in the workbook and tapes to be helpful.
Mrs Christina Marie Howland 10/3/2012 10:04:08 AM
Posted: Friday, December 7, 2012 12:31 AM
Joined: 10/3/2012
Posts: 1

Hello Richard,

I am currently studying and taking the practice exams. I noticed that the practice exams were printed in 2010 and the text that I purchased (from the NSCA) was printed in 2012. I am curious, what year was your text printed? I ask because the reference locations in the back of the exams do not match my book and it is making it hella hard to further research the questions I missed. Due to the different editions it makes me wonder if some of the questions have been revised and now have different answers. Ay yi yi! confused 


Thank you,


Ms Paulette Maria Loaiza 1/23/2013 10:39:29 AM
Posted: Monday, January 28, 2013 11:45 AM
Joined: 1/23/2013
Posts: 1

Hello, I am a new member and just ordered my books for the CPT test. I will now start studying for the exam, please if any tips and recommandatiolns anyine has for me please email me I would love to hear. 


Paulette thank youbiggrin 

Richard Devonish, NSCA-CPT 8/5/2012 1:38:09 PM
Posted: Sunday, February 17, 2013 5:05 PM
Joined: 8/5/2012
Posts: 5

Hi C.H.

I hadn't checked this post for a while. My practice exams are from May 2010. My textbook, Essentials of Personal Training says copyright 2004, I didn't see a print date. And Exercise Manual for resistance Training Second Edition copyright 2008. Good luck.