Workshop Descriptions KickBoxing Certification
5 CEUs

KickBoxing Certification

AFAA's KickBoxing Certification workshop brings standards and guidelines to today's hottest workout. Apply the principles of biomechanics, exercise physiology and injury prevention to learn the safe and effective way to lead dynamic KickBoxing classes. Learn how to properly throw a punch, techniques for kicks, use of equipment, combination-building and more. AFAA's KickBoxing Certification is worth 5 CEUs for AFAA certified professionals.

KickBoxing Certification Prerequisites: AFAA Primary Group Exercise Certification or experience as a group exercise instructor. Current CPR required before certificate is issued.
KickBoxing Certification Includes: Workshop, hand wraps, study guide, written and practical exams, one-year AFAA membership, including a subscription to American Fitness magazine.
KickBoxing Certification Study Materials: KickBoxing: A Manual for Instructors (required) Fitness: Theory & Practice textbook.

AFAA's KickBoxing Certification workshop reviews the proper biomechanics, basic moves, potential injuries, ideal format and choreography for kickboxing classes.

AFAA's KickBoxing Certification workshop is for fitness professionals and martial artists who want to teach today's hottest workout with safe techniques for group exercise.
Recommended precursors for KickBoxing Certification: Group exercise teaching experience, Primary Group Exercise Certification, familiarity with basic kickboxing techniques, and an understanding of AFAA's Basic Exercise Standards and Guidelines.

The KickBoxing Certification workshop fee is $239* (less a 10% discount for current AFAA members).
This fee includes:

  • KickBoxing Study Guide

  • Hand Wraps

  • Certificate and wallet card upon successful completion of exams and proof of CPR certification.

  • One-year AFAA membership ($68 value) or membership extension to current members

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

  • For AFAA certified professionals who wish to register for CEU credit only, not for KickBoxing certification, the workshop fee is $75. Receive 5 CEUs.

  • *KickBoxing Certification fee does not include the required KickBoxing: A Manual for Instructors ($30).

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