AFPA Health & Fitness Certifications

AFPA offers in-depth certification programs and continuing education courses designed to create a high-level of competency among fitness, health, nutrition and wellness professionals. AFPA health & fitness certifications are nationally and internationally recognized for upholding the values of professional excellence and quality within the health, fitness, and nutrition and wellness industries.

With twenty four different Personal Fitness Trainer, Group Fitness Instructor, Nutrition, Weight Loss, Senior Fitness, Youth Fitness, Yoga Instructor and Pilates Instructor Certification programs offered online or through distance education, AFPA has a certification for every aspiring health and fitness professional.

Personal Trainer Certifications

  • Personal Trainer Certification
  • Advanced Personal Training Certification
  • Master Personal Trainer Certification
  • Strength and Conditioning Specialist Certification
  • Sports Conditioning Specialist Certification
  • Senior Fitness Certification
  • Post Rehab Exercise Specialist® Certification
  • Personal Trainer for Special Populations Certification
  • Functional Training Specialist Certification

Fitness Certifications

  • Group Fitness Instructor Certification
  • Cycle Instructor Certification
  • Aquatic Fitness Instructor Certification
  • Cardio Kickboxing® Instructor Certification
  • Youth Fitness Specialist® Certification
  • Pre and Post Natal Fitness Specialist Certification
  • Stability Ball Training Certification
  • Pilates Instructor Mat Certification - Level I 
  • Pilates Instructor Props Certification - Level II 
  • Yoga Instructor Certification - Level I 
  • Yoga Instructor Certification - Level II 

Nutrition Certifications

  • Nutrition & Wellness Consultant Certification
  • Nutrition Consultant Certification - Master Level
  • Holistic Nutritionist Certification
  • Weight Management Specialist Certification
  • Sports Nutritionist Certification

Specialty Certifications

  • Back Injury Prevention Specialist
  • Balance Therapy Specialist
  • Cycling Injury Prevention Specialist
  • Golf Strength Training Specialist
  • Golf Injuries Prevention Specialist
  • Golf Fitness and Wellness Specialist
  • Knee Injury Prevention Specialist
  • Longevity Wellness Specialist
  • Triathlon Injury Prevention Specialist
  • Posture Analysis Specialist 
  • Running Injury Prevention Specialist