Receive a Personal Training Certification with the Help of AFAA
Located in Sherman Oaks, CA, United States, August 4, 2008- AFAA (Aerobics and Fitness Association of America) is the worlds largest fitness and Telefitness® educator. AFAA can help those interested in a fitness education career receive certification in a wide variety of disciplines including: personal trainer certification, group exercise instructor certification, kickboxing certification and much more.
It is now easier than ever to receive a personal training certification with the help of AFAA. AFAA currently offers a 3 day workshop providing comprehensive education on the various aspects of becoming a personal trainer. With both lectures and a wide assortment of practical demonstrations included in this 3 day workshop, attendees will receive the necessary insight and knowledge to become a competent certified personal trainer. In addition, AFAA offers the necessary tools, resources and preparation to help trainers pass both AFAAs personal trainer certification and personal trainer national boards.
AFAAs personal training certification 3 day workshop offers a wide range of information on topics that are necessary for fitness education professionals including: information on anatomy and kinesiology, fitness assessment testing procedures, special populations and medical considerations, nutrition and weight management, exercise programming in the weight room and wellness programming among many other topics.
There are many reasons why individuals looking for an exciting and satisfying career in fitness education choose AFAAs personal trainer certification program. Not only is AFAA one of the most well known and respected organizations in the fitness industry, but AFAA also prides itself on an incredibly large membership of over 250,000 certifications in the fitness industry - making AFAA not only one of the largest fitness education organizations around the world, but also one of the most prestigious.
About AFAA (Aerobics and Fitness Association of America)
AFAA is the world's largest fitness and TeleFitness® educator. Since 1983, AFAA has issued over 300,000 certifications to fitness professionals from more than 73 countries around the world. Each year, health clubs and studios host over 3,000 educational workshops across the nation. AFAA provides a comprehensive written and practical examination accredited by Vital Research. AFAA is proud to be granted full status with the National Board of Fitness Examiners (NBFE) and is a member of the Institute for Credentialing Excellence (ICE). AFAA is accredited by the Accrediting Commission of the Distance Education and Training Council (DETC). The DETC is listed as a nationally recognized accrediting agency by the U.S. Department of Education, and is recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA). This meets IHRSA's 2005 recommendation for fitness certification organizations.