Workshop Descriptions Advanced Personal Training Certification
10 CEUs
 

Advanced Personal Training Certification

Developed by Fitness Resource Associates, AFAA's Advanced Personal Training Certification is a two-day workshop which will give you an advanced credential in the growing field of personal training. AFAA's Advanced Personal Training Certification program addresses advanced training principles for performance and athletic-related goals. You'll practice research-based strength training techniques, and will learn to dispel common weight lifting myths.The Advanced Personal Training Certification course curriculum includes sports nutrition, functional fitness, advanced fitness assessment and more. AFAA's Advanced Personal Training Certification is worth 10 CEUs for AFAA certified professionals.

Advanced Personal Training Certification Prerequisites: AFAA Personal Trainer Certification and/or a degree in an exercise science. Current CPR required before certificate is issued.
Advanced Personal Training Certification Includes: study guide, workshop including lectures and practical demonstrations, written and practical exams, one-year AFAA membership, including a subscription to American Fitness magazine.
Advanced Personal Training Certification Study Materials: A Guide to Personal Fitness Training (required).

WHAT IS AFAA'S ADVANCED PERSONAL TRAINING CERTIFICATION?
AFAA's Advanced Personal Training Certification is an intensive 15-hour workshop and certification exam. This two-day workshop will give you an advanced credential in the growing field of personal training. The Advanced Personal Training Certification program addresses advanced training principles for performance and athletic-related goals. You'll practice research-based strength training techniques, and will learn to dispel common weight lifting myths. The Advanced Personal Training Certification course curriculum includes sports nutrition, functional fitness, advanced fitness assessment and more.

WHO IS AFAA'S ADVANCED PERSONAL TRAINING CERTIFICATION FOR?
AFAA's Advanced Personal Training Certification is for the serious fitness professional who works on a one-to-one basis with exercise clients, and who has completed one or more of the following prerequisites:

  • AFAA Personal Trainer/Fitness Counselor Certification

  • College degree in an exercise science
  • WHAT DOES AFAA'S ADVANCED PERSONAL TRAINING CERTIFICATION COST?
    The Advanced Personal Training Certification workshop fee is $349* (less 10% discount for current AFAA members).
    This fee includes:

  • Advanced Personal Trainer Certification Study Guide

  • 2-day certification workshop

  • 10 CEUs for AFAA Certified Instructors

  • One-year AFAA membership ($68 value) or membership extension to current members (includes TeleFitness® access number)

  • Subscription to American Fitness magazine (does not include postage to addresses outside the U.S.)

  • AFAA Advanced Personal Trainer certificate and I.D. card (upon successful completion of both exams) CPR certification required before certificate is issued.

  • For AFAA certified professionals who wish to register for CEU credit only, not for Advanced Personal Training Certification, the workshop fee is $185. Receive 10 CEUs.


  • *Advanced Personal Training Certification fee does not include the required A Guide to Personal Fitness Training ($39).


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