PT Distinction Software


 

PT Distinction is a cloud-based personal trainer software solution that allows coaches and trainers to enroll clients, design meal plans and track fitness results. The solution enables users to build customized website and mobile apps matching their existing theme, colors and style. PT Distinction can be accessed on Android and iOS mobile devices through the mobile app.

PT Distinction enables fitness centers to create, share and deliver training programs for multiple clients at the same time. Users can create fitness goals and objectives for each client and assess them on a regular basis. Trainers can track and chart specific parameters such as nutrition habits, body statistics, goals and lifestyle habits. The solution allows users to upload exercise videos with descriptions, which can then be accessed by clients.

PT Distinction provides a suitable meal plan for each client after the trainer selects the client’s weight, sex, age and goals. Additional features offered by the solution include email scheduling, a custom form builder, automated alerts, an assessment builder, client dashboard and many more. PT Distinction integrates with online marketing tools such as MailChimp, Aweber, Clickfunnels, PayPal and Infusionsoft.

 

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Web browser (OS agnostic)

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Ansley from Train and Flourish
Number of employees: 1 employee Employees number: 1 employee

September 2017

September 2017

PTD is the best software on the market with constantly improving updates& exemplary customer support

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Ease and piece of mind.

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-customizability
-scalability
-quality for exceptional price
-constantly improving
-immediate and personal user support
-ease of implementing into business
-branded and integrated into business
-able to program exercises
-able to build habit based coaching programs
-clients are free for first 30 days
-powerful automation features

Cons

Currently the learning curve of the UI and set up does take time, though they provide a large library of tutorial videos to help aid the process.
The upcoming update has promising improvements to the UI.

Source: Capterra
 

Mark from OneTwoThrive
Number of employees: 2-10 employees Employees number: 2-10 employees

August 2017

August 2017

amazing product continues to improve and the service behind it will leave you speechless

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ease of use, time saving, client friendly usability, cost efficient solution.

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I've tried using a number of third party services in order to offer quality services to my clients and these guys at PTD are by far the best I've met in many years. Every third party provider makes amazing claims but few actually step up and deliver, these guys exceeded my expectations with regards to servicing my account, improving my knowledge of how to use the solution in order to help my clients and on top of all that, they're genuinely nice guys.

Cons

This is unfair as they are currently revamping their offering and the newer version sounds like it's going to be something very special indeed. A couple of things feel a little clunky at the moment but the fact that these guys are very fast in answering questions, offering help and are clearly genuine in their passion to help fitness pros the cons are basically washed out. I would've scored the product higher on the stars but the new version will likely answer any additional needs I may have.

Source: Capterra
 

Richard from Richard Evans Personal Training
Number of employees: 1 employee Employees number: 1 employee

June 2017

June 2017

Amazing software for online personal training and hybrid training

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See above. It has helped me to become a better coach and train more clients.

Pros

The messaging centre is phenomenal. I can send or schedule text messages, in app messages and emails to individual clients and groups of clients in seconds. The impact this has had on my coaching is huge.

I also love the flexibility of the software and program builder to do everything I want to do in the way I want to do it.

My clients find it very easy to use.

Cons

It takes a bit of time to set up the website integrations and the app branding. This is not a massive problem as they show you how to do it and even do it with you live in the free Masterclass.

Source: Capterra
 

Francis from Your Personal Training

June 2017

June 2017

Couldn't be happier

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I now have a good online coaching business and continue to grow. I can easily handle a lot of clients which is what I want to do as I love helping a lot of people.

Pros

It has everything you need to become an online personal trainer. They teach you how to get clients and their stuff works. As you learn more about the software you can handle a lot more clients than you can without it.

Cons

That the forms and questionnaires are only available online via my website and not in my app.

Source: Capterra
 

James from James Taylor Fitness
Number of employees: 1 employee Employees number: 1 employee

June 2017

June 2017

Great software and support

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It has helped me grow my online training business.

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It has everything I need to set up and grow my online business in one place.

I know with PT Distinction I can train as many clients as I want to, other platforms were to time consuming per client to go much beyond 15 clients . With this I can do a better coaching job in much less time.

Customer service is great.

Cons

Nothing really. I think it could look more modern but I have heard something is in the pipeline for this and these guys don't mess around when they do upgrades so I'm looking forward to that.

Source: Capterra
 

Jason from Core Functions fitness

April 2017

April 2017

Great Software

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Great software that does everything you could every want for delivering online PT. I haven't many of the more advanced features but love the software and find it very easy to use.

They offer great support and give all the business building training you could ever need to set up online.

Source: Capterra
 

Jeff from Totalbodyrunning.com

March 2017

March 2017

Jeff Wilson review.

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The representative and whomever else helps out with this is doing a fantastic job. All the way through. Always new content coming out and rep answers emails so fast it's unbelievable.

Source: Capterra
 

Sally from Fit With Sally
Number of employees: 1 employee Employees number: 1 employee

March 2017

March 2017

Very happy with PTD

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My expertise lies in fitness, definitely not in technology. Having heard great reviews from others, I was keen to try out PT Distinction. I'll admit, it took a little learning but that's because I have zero ability with computers. With help from Tim's excellent tech team I was able to get my business off the ground much faster and easier than if I had gone it alone. Running my online fitness coaching business is now much less stressful thanks to PTD!

Pros

It streamlines the ability for my clients to access info - everything is in one place

Advice to Others

I think it would be great if a client could only use the computer or an app. For the assessments, they must log in via a computer. It would be great if that could be done on the app too.

Source: Capterra
 

Gareth from Fitness Sherpa
Number of employees: 1 employee Employees number: 1 employee

March 2017

March 2017

The best online coaching software on the market.

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I have been using this system for over a year and I thought it was good back then, but it just continues to get better and better with new developments coming on board all the time. The team behind PT Distinction really listen to the demands of the user base and act on feedback really quickly. It's crystal clear that they care about the product they deliver to you as the trainer and this allows you to provide a fantastic service and product to your clients which is the most important thing.

Pros

The flexibility to deliver excellent coaching to my clients remotely.

Cons

No real cons to speak of as any recommended improvements have been quickly implemented to date.

Advice to Others

You get a free trial, so go and play with it. But do make sure you take some time to learn the features of the system through the many video tutorials as it's power can be hidden away.

Source: Capterra
 

Dio from Get In Get Out Fitness

March 2017

March 2017

Epic Level Customer Service!

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In the world of membership software PT Distinction stands out from the crowd with a price point is low, the quality of service is high and the level of customer service is second to none.
In the world of membership software, PT Distinction's customer service is fast, professional and makes you feel like family.

Pros

The features are high, the price point is low and the customer service is second to none.

Advice to Others

I highly recommend PTDistinction.

Source: Capterra
 

Holly from Feel Great Online Training

March 2017

March 2017

Just Amazing!

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I love PT Distinction. The features, the service, the way they help me grow my business are all just incredible.

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Everything, saves me so much time, the software is better than any other and they truly care. They provide the best customer support I have ever seen.

Cons

None

Advice to Others

Try it, join the Facebook group, join the new masterclasses, dive in to all of their client getting content and watch your online training business grow.

Source: Capterra
 

Egg from Egg Coaching

March 2017

March 2017

Best customer support and very responsive to feedback

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This is a really nifty program which does a lot more than you think on first appearances. They've recently launched a masterclass series which will assist with understanding, the program can do a lot but is not always entirely intuitive.

If you're willing to put the time in with this and make it your own, it's an excellent program which looks highly professional at a VERY reasonable price.

The support you get from Tim and his team is second to none, they respond quickly to all enquiries and take on feedback from users to make regular improvements. I would really recommend PT Distinction.

Pros

Professional look, price, support

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Ease of use, unable to edit templates

Source: Capterra
 

Jenn from Epic Ascent Fitness and Training
Number of employees: 1 employee Employees number: 1 employee

March 2017

March 2017

Best decision to advance my business!

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PT Distinction has been the best decision I've made to advance my business. As a trainer, we're obviously limited in the number of people we can train by hours in the day. PTD allows me to train more people, and to train those outside my immediate area.

The software is easy to use, and they really set you up for success with all of their training so you can maximizes the efficiency of the program. Customer service is top notch when you have a question, and they are always making improvements to the program based on feedback from the users.

I looked at several different systems before using PTD, and this is hands down the most professional looking and effective program.

Pros

Intuitive and easy to use. The training for users how to use all of the tools as grow your business - they don't just want you to know how to use the program, but to be a successful online personal trainer.

Cons

None

Advice to Others

Sign up now if you want to elevate your training.

Source: Capterra
 

Michael from Viper Fitness
Number of employees: 1 employee Employees number: 1 employee

March 2017

March 2017

The best software around

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I reviewed every online training software available but PT Distinction was head and neck above the rest. There is not much I can't do in PTD and really makes running my business so much easier. It was so good I stared my month free trial and ended the free trial after about a week because I was so impressed I just wanted to start building my custom app and start building my business. The features and the functionality are great but they are accompanied by some of the best customer service I have ever encountered. Tim and the team are unbelievable, if I need an answer to a question the support is in place either through the closed Facebook group or direct message. I even had Ash contact me via hangouts to have a face to face chat to try and help answer any questions I may have and help get me set up quicker. The software and the service are second to none!!!!

Pros

Everything.... the fact that I can automate almost everything means that I am not limited to the amount of clients I can serve with out taking anything away front their experience and give them the best of me really gives me the ability to run a successful business and still have the time to spend with my kids. Not to mention the support Tim and the team provide is crazy!

Cons

A little overwhelming to start whilst trying to learn everything. Has so many features it takes time to familiarise yourself!

Advice to Others

If you are a personal trainer and looking to expand to online coaching..... don't mess around just get onto PTD trust me!

Source: Capterra
 

Martin from FitmatePT
Number of employees: 1 employee Employees number: 1 employee

March 2017

March 2017

The best Online and Offline Coaching

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I have been using PT distinction-PTD for about two years now and honestly, it is the best platform out there to deliver a high quality Online and even Offline fitness, nutrition and life-changing coaching.

The support and customer service is awesome, the team from PTD always work on new improvements and upgrades and the response time is the best I have seen.

I have tried many other products ( possibly all of them). I have a very critical eye as my goal is to deliver a highly effective, high quality but simple to use product for my clients and PTD does exactly that.

IF you wondering which coaching software to use and feeling stuck, give PTD a go, try it for 30 day free, you have nothing to lose, and you feel love it.

Martin Vanco

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Lots of features and constant innovation

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Can't think of any

Source: Capterra
 

Chris from The CJ Rubric

March 2017

March 2017

I've tried a few different apps but this one had everything I needed under one program

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I've tried other apps like trainerize and train heroic and PTD blew them out of the park way back when I started using it in 2014.
With the updates that have come since, it is a no brainer for the coaching that I do.
We use it for:
- Programs
- Nutrition coaching courses
- Habit tracking
- Email support
- Measurements
- Food journalling.
- Gratitude Journalling.
These are the main things, there are many more individual changes we make to the app depending on the client.
The customisation is what I like about it the most.
With the planned updates coming to the app, this will be the ultimate tool to help create an environment for your clients to make positive behaviour change

Source: Capterra
 

Erin from Vitality Central LLC
Number of employees: 1 employee Employees number: 1 employee

March 2017

March 2017

Fantastic Customer Support and Always Improving Features and Functions

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Super quick and great customer support from the CEO himself on the Facebook page. Constantly making upgrades (for free) based on user requests. Endless possibilities with the app once you play around with it a bit and figure out all you can do with it. Allows you to really coach as opposed to just write programs.

Pros

Everything!

Cons

It has potential to offer so much that it is a bit overwhelming at first .... BUT .... they just started offering free Masterclasses on how to use the software.

Source: Capterra
 

Darren from Fisical Therapy
Number of employees: 1 employee Employees number: 1 employee

March 2017

March 2017

Awesome Software

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I can't rate PTD highly enough. I starting using PTD a few years ago, while i did me reasearch PTD came out on top. Evert time! The easy to follow step by steps from integration into website, mobile app, exercise video and automated email meant that I had my online program up and running in no time. The continued support has been second to none.

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Easy to use, high quality videos, auto emails, payments received, mobile app

Source: Capterra
 

Margarette from Maggie's Movement
Number of employees: 1 employee Employees number: 1 employee

March 2017

March 2017

Amazing software and team!

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When I first started with PT distinction, I was hesitant. I can honestly say this is the best thing I have done for my business. The PT Distinction team when I signed on was primarily a one man team. Now the team is growing and has created a Facebook community of the best and brightest trainers in the industry. They are always going above and beyond and are so kind and patient with their clients. They will not only answer my questions but even log in and fix the coding for me if I have trouble.

There have been many recommendations for the software and they not only consider (and more often than not implement) these recommendations but actually ask for them. Are there areas the software can be improved? I am sure there are some but I am also sure that the representative and his team promptly will find a way to improve any area that the trainers they serve on ask. I cannot say enough. This team is honestly just as much business coaches as they are IT. They are constantly providing information to their trainers not only of how to use the software but ways to improve our abilities as trainers.

I am so glad to have these guys and the rest of the PT Distinction trainers in my corner. You will not regret going with these guys.

Pros

Customer Service is exceptional! It may not be an immediate response but they Facebook group that has been implemented really has brought this to the next level.

Cons

Nutrition is lacking a little right now but an improvement to this is in the works.

Advice to Others

Give it a chance,

Source: Capterra
 

Adonis from FocusfitnessbyAdonis

March 2017

March 2017

Overall great

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Signed up about 2 weeks and it's great just still trying to set up everything. It could be better in that sense.

Source: Capterra
 
 
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