AFPA has received and continues to pursue numerous international accreditations and recognitions from third-party accrediting organizations.
American Naturopathic Medical Accreditation Board (ANMAB)
AFPA nutrition and coaching certification programs are accredited by the American Naturopathic Medical Accreditation Board (ANMAB). ANMAB Accreditation procedures have become the standard recognized by the majority of practitioners and institutions in the Naturopathic profession. Graduates from these AFPA programs are eligible for additional Board Certification from the ANMCB.
American Association of Drugless Practitioners (AADP)
AFPA is an accredited school by the American Association of Drugless Practitioners (AADP). The AADP is recognized by both, traditional and non-traditional holistic schools and colleges worldwide as an independent accrediting board for alternative health educational institutions and programs. Graduates of AFPA nutrition and coaching programs are eligible for additional Board Certification from the AADP.
National Board for Health & Wellness Coaching (NBHWC)
AFPA is an approved school by the Health Coach Alliance. Graduates of AFPA approved certification programs qualify for membership into HCA and the designation of "Registered Health Coach" (R.H.C.) title.
Canadian Association for Integrative Nutrition (CAIN)
AFPA is proud to be a member of the Institute for Credentialing Excellence (ICE). We continue to show our support of the credentialing community and our commitment to strive for excellence in our certification programs.
Council of Holistic Health Educators (CHHE)
AFPA is a member of the Council of Holistic Health Educators (CHHE). The Council of Holistic Health Educators, is a 501(c)(4) nonprofit collective of holistic health schools, educators, practitioners, and stakeholders, united to protect and grow the rights of holistic health educators, their students and practitioners.
AFPA is recognized by the National Academy of Sports Medicine (NASM) as an Approved Continuing Education Provider.
Athletics and Fitness Association of America (AFAA)
AFPA is recognized by the Athletics and Fitness Association of America (AFAA) as an Approved Continuing Education Provider.
AFPA is an approved continuing education provided for CanFitPro.
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