Virtual Library: Professional Resources

Below you will find a virtual library of fitness and health resources to help you in your studies and assist you with your new career.

AFPA vs. Institute for Integrative Nutrition: Holistic Nutrition Program Certification 
It can be difficult to choose between the wide variety of holistic nutrition programs out there, and the program you choose can have a huge impact on your career. Find out what program is best for you with our free guide.

The Ultimate Nutrition Professional Salary Guide
When it comes to growth, the health & wellness industry is a powerhouse. Download the nutrition professional salary guide to see how much you can earn.

Personal Trainer Certification: AFPA vs. ACE
The top personal trainer certifications are run by AFPA and ACE.  Here's how to choose the right program for you.

The Ultimate Personal Trainer Salary Guide
The field of personal training is growing, with a wide range of opportunities at different pay levels. Learn how much you can make as a personal trainer.

Offering Nutrition Advice: What You Can and Can't Do
What are the guidelines for offering nutrition advice with a nutrition certification? This guide shares what you need to know to stay within your scope of practice.

Nutritionist Job Titles: The Ultimate Guide
Want to find out what opportunities there are in nutrition? Download the free guide to learn more about the different nutritionist job titles and certifications.

7 Step Guide to Becoming a Personal Trainer
If you're passionate about the health and fitness industry, lead a healthy life and are looking to inspire others to adopt a similar lifestyle; consider the benefits of becoming a personal trainer.

3 Out of the Box Exercises
Whether you're in the beginning stages of tackling the gym, or you're looking for new ways to push your limits, our guide can help you take your fitness goals and performance to the next level.

8 Step Guide to Becoming a Nutrition & Wellness Consultant
Our comprehensive offer will guide you through the proper steps that you need to take in order to pursue and acquire a career in the nutrition and health industry.

The Ultimate Guide to Eating Clean
In our guide, we will walk you through the essential elements of clean-eating, and provide you with a step by step action plan for gaining a career advancement in the health and wellness field.

AFPA Client Business Forms
The AFPA Trainer/Client Business forms include 48 pages of client intake forms; daily fitness training logs; daily nutrition logs; coaching notes; fitness analysis; fitness goal assessment; medical clearance and consent forms; letter of agreement. 

Virtual Health & Fitness Resources Library
The AFPA Virtual Health & Fitness Resources Library is a compilation of the top resources to help achieve your goals and take your clients' experiences to the next level.

AFPA Back Exercise Handbook
This handbook was designed to improve the ability of individuals to engage in self-directed exercise and therapy programs.

Back Injuries & Post Rehab Exercises
This handbook outline a variety of common back injuries and illustrated exercises to help increase strength and mobility.

AFPA Knee Exercise Handbook
This handbook was designed to improve the ability of individuals to engage in self-directed exercise and therapy programs.

Knee Injuries & Post Rehab Exercises
This handbook outline a variety of common knee injuries and illustrated exercises to help increase strength and mobility.

Lower Extremity Exercise Handbook
This handbook was designed to improve the ability of individuals to engage in self-directed exercise and therapy programs for the lower extremities.

Neck Exercise Handbook
This handbook was designed to improve the ability of individuals to engage in self-directed exercise and therapy programs.

Neck Injuries & Post Rehab Exercises
This handbook outline a variety of common neck injuries and illustrated exercises to help increase strength and mobility.

Shoulder Exercise Handbook
This handbook was designed to improve the ability of individuals to engage in self-directed exercise and therapy programs.

Shoulder Injuries & Post Rehab Exercises
This handbook outline a variety of common shoulder injuries and illustrated exercises to help increase strength and mobility.