Certifications and Continuing Education

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These are some of the best continuing education providers in the healthcare and fitness industry.  They support this network by offering our members discounts on their courses.

Alzheimer's Research & Prevention Foundation

The mission of the Alzheimer’s Research and Prevention Foundation (ARPF) is to prevent Alzheimer’s disease by funding research studies and providing educational outreach and memory screenings.

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American Academy of Sports Dietitians and Nutritionists (AASDN)

AASDN’s mission is to provide health professionals with sound, scientific nutrition programs, under the guidance of licensed dietetic professionals, to help increase access to nutritional services.

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Medical Wellness Association

The Medical Wellness Association promotes and integrates professional development of medical wellness programs, professionals, facilities and services. As the professional organization for medical wellness, MWA provides leadership, promotes high standards and integration and advances the development of the profession.

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Achieve Academy

Achieve Academy is a fitness, nutrition and therapeutic education company that has been created by two of the top fitness and wellness professionals in the industry.

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AFPA

The AFPA – American Fitness Professionals & Associates mission is to provide students with an affordable education that gives them the knowledge, skills and awareness necessary to enhance their own lives, the lives of others, and the community at large through innovative program design, teaching, research and service focused on the professional practice of fitness, wellness, nutrition, health and physical education.

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American Academy of Health and Fitness

AAHF is a professional association whose overall mission is to instill quality of life through the gamut of aging. This is accomplished by providing advanced training and continuing education for certified personal trainers, athletic trainers and certified nurse aides committed to conducting safe and effective programs.

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Athletics and Fitness Association of America (AFAA)

AFAA believes that when you change bodies you change lives, and that being a group or personal trainer is about much more than just knowing the exercise or routine.

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At Home Seminars

At Home Seminars provides quality continuing education courses to Physical Therapists, Occupational Therapists, Physical Therapist Assistants, Occupational Therapy Assistants and Athletic Trainers which are self-paced and done on an independent basis.

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Autism Fitness

Eric Chessen’s Autism Fitness is dedicated to creating exercise programs for all individuals on the Autism Spectrum.

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The Barral Institute

The Barral Institute is a health education, training and research organization dedicated to the advancement of Visceral Manipulation, Nerve Manipulation and related Manual Therapies.

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BOSU

Invented by David Weck, the BOSU Balance Trainer debuted in 2000 and quickly became one of the most successful fitness training products in the world.

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The Cancer Exercise Training Institute

The Cancer Exercise Training Institute provides health and fitness professionals with comprehensive coursework on twenty-five types of cancer as well as pediatrics, their surgeries and treatments, breast reconstruction, upper and lower body lymphedema prevention, identification, and management, cancer pain and fatigue…

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Club Industry Show

Fitness professionals from all over North America from every vertical market will be attending this year’s Club Industry Show. Cutting-edge trends, dynamic speakers, endless networking opportunities and the newest products and equipment in the fitness industry are all waiting for you.

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D'Ambrogio Institute

The D’Ambrogio Institute is an international organization providing continuing education and certification based on the manual therapy seminar programs developed by Dr. Kerry D’Ambrogio.

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Diabetes Motion Academy

Diabetes Motion Academy (DMA) is the premier educational resource for exercise, physical activity, and diabetes, providing approved continuing education and other programs about physical activity with diabetes.

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DSW Fitness / Human Kinetics

DSWFitness has been a leader and innovator in the field of continuing education for health and fitness professionals since 1980. In 2013, they were acquired by Human Kinetics, the world’s leading health and fitness publisher, and now offer the most comprehensive and expansive continuing education product line available in the fitness industry. Their courses allow you to upgrade specific skills that are necessary for job enhancement and give you the tools to produce positive lifestyle outcomes in your clients by linking course offerings to applicable job-related skills.

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Exercise & Nutrition Works, Inc

Exercise & Nutrition Works, Inc. is at the forefront of the health & wellness industry by providing a CEU accredited Nutrition Certification program with hands on mentoring and business development opportunities to guide and assist businesses to help in our mission to have a positive impact on the health of our society.

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Functional Aging Institute

The Functional Aging Institute (FAI) is dedicated to becoming the “go-to” source for training mature clients by providing fitness professionals with the most current, up-to-date and forward-thinking techniques and strategies. From certificate programs, full-blown certifications, blog posts, videos, seminars, on-site workshops and more, FAI is leading the way.

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Fitness Education Institute

The Fitness Education Institute is a multi-faceted unique resource for the Health and Fitness industry. Our goal is to “marry” many facets of the industry. This is accomplished by creating and sharing affordable education for the Fitness Professional, Consulting, Mentorship, Booking and Management Services, Affiliate and Marketing partnerships for the Educator and creating relationships with Host Facilities.

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Fitness Education Seminars

Fitness Education Seminars is helping you think bigger about your role as a fitness professional. Fitness Education Seminars provides the highest quality fitness seminars and information products to professionals in the health and fitness industry in order to fill the gap between rehabilitation and performance enhancement training.

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FitFixNow

FitFixNow is your premier source for continuing education certificates for Personal Trainers and Group Fitness Instructors. Our mission is to educate Fitness Professionals and help them get their CEU requirements while helping to grow their businesses.

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FitnessFest

People have been coming to FitnessFest for over a dozen years for quality education, new ideas, motivation, inspiration, and for guidance to be the best that they can be in the fitness and wellness industry.

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Fitness Learning Systems

Fitness Learning Systems partners with health-fitness professionals to help you maintain certification and grow in the industry with quality home study eLearning continuing education courses.

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Functional Diagnostic Nutrition

Functional Diagnostic Nutrition® (FDN) is a holistic discipline that employs functional laboratory assessments and interpretations that identify malfunctions and “healing opportunities” at the root of most common health complaints.

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Geri-Fit

Geri-Fit® is an evidence-based group strength training exercise program for older adults of all senior ages and fitness levels. Geri-Fit is recognized by the National Council on Aging as a Title IIID health promotion program and federal funding is available to qualified facilities that want to become licensed sites.

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GMP Fitness

GMP Fitness is dedicated to the education and promotion of a healthier population by encouraging people to incorporate three life embracing goals – fitness, activity and longevity.

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Healthy Moms

Healthy Moms® is a recognized industry leader in innovative perinatal fitness programming as well as a provider of education and training in the field for health and fitness professionals who care for women during this special time in their lives.

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Healthy-Steps

Healthy-Steps, Moving You to Better Health with the Lebed Method, is a therapy, exercise, and movement program done to great music, designed to help you thrive. Offering wellness programs for everyone from young adults to seniors, regardless of health, age or ability level, the Healthy-Steps program improves overall wellness, range-of-motion, balance, strength and endurance, as well as emotional well-being and self-image.

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International Spine & Pain Institute

The International Spine and Pain Institute (ISPI) is a seminar company based in the United States of America which creates and implements cutting edge, high quality and research based education and resources for physical therapists related to spinal disorders, orthopedics, and neuroscience.

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International Sports Sciences Association (ISSA)

The International Sports Sciences Association (ISSA) is a distance education institution and certifying agency committed to our students’ fitness education and professional goals.

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Kinesiology Institute for Performance Specialists (KiPS)

Kinesiology Institute for Performance Specialists (KiPS) creates 100% online education for personal trainers, group exercise instructors and health professionals.

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Medical Health & Fitness

At Medical Health and Fitness, we integrate healthcare and wellness through education, research, and products. Our products and services are designed for health professionals and customers who would like to increase their knowledge of health promotion, and use products that will improve overall health

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Medical Health & Fitness

The mission of Merrithew™ is to motivate people of all ages and life stages to lead healthier lives through high-quality fitness brands.

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National Association for Fitness Certification

The NAFC is different from the other certification organizations in that our students are not only seeking careers, but rather want to introduce a lifestyle of health into theirs’ and others’ everyday lives.

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National Academy of Sports Medicine

Since 1987, the National Academy of Sports Medicine (NASM) has been the global leader in delivering evidence-based certifications and advanced specializations to health and fitness professionals. Our products and services are scientifically and clinically proven.

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National Council for Certified Personal Trainers (NCCPT)

The NCCPT personal training certification presents the academic information of health and fitness or personal training in a very special, practical manner.

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National Exercise & Sports Trainer Association (NESTA)

NESTA is a professional fitness association offering a wide range of primary, advanced and specialized educational courses and certification programs.

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National Federation of  Professional Trainers

National Federation of Professional Trainers (NFPT), certifying fitness professionals since 1988, offers an NCCA-accredited and industry-recognized Certified Personal Trainer (CPT) program. With more than 350 testing sites and free CEC methods, NFPT offers credibility and confidence in your CPT credential!

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Open the Door Tai Chi

The Open the Door to Tai Chi System is a simple and fun way to become a certified Tai Chi instructor.

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Performance Therapy Academy

The Open the Door to Tai Chi System is a simple and fun way to become a certified Tai Chi instructor.

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Pink Ribbon Program

The life-force of the Pink Ribbon Program is to ensure that every woman who has received treatment for breast cancer has the ability to regain a sense of wellbeing that had been lost from diagnosis through surgery and into recovery.

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Prenatal & Postpartum Fitness Consulting

Prenatal & Postpartum Fitness Consulting is a part of Comprehensive Fitness Consulting, LLC, and provides Maternal Exercise Certificate Training and products to healthcare professionals.

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Real Balance Global Wellness Services

A distinguished leader in the field of Wellness & Health Coaching, we offer a comprehensive methodology that provides a systematic framework for wellness and healthcare professionals, organizations and coaching practices.

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Rick McAvoy Aquatics

Rick McAvoy Aquatic & Sports Therapy is dedicated to providing the highest level of aquatic training & consulting to meet all your aquatic needs.

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ASH Fitness / Silver&Fit Exercise & Healthy Aging Program

The Silver&Fit® program is an exercise and healthy aging program providing unique, evidence-based fitness and health education activities for Medicare beneficiaries and group retirees.

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The Stress Management Institute

The Stress Management Institute for Health and Fitness Professionals offers the original stress management certification for health and fitness professionals. You will learn how to combine movement and relaxation techniques.

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Upledger Institute International

Upledger Institute International (UI) is a healthcare resource center recognized worldwide for its comprehensive education programs, advanced treatment options and for its unique outreach initiatives.

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Today’s Dietitian

Now in our 15th year of publication, Today’s Dietitian is an established magazine and brand for registered dietitians and nutrition professionals that reports on essential topics relevant to the profession.

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World Instructor Training School

Since its inception in 1993, the World Instructor Training Schools has raised the bar for certification. Rather than just written tests, workforce standards were developed and correlated with LIVE hands on training to mirror established medical and health profession board exams.

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YogaFit

YogaFit© is the largest yoga fitness education school in the world with more than 200,000 instructors trained on six continents specifically designed for presentation in health clubs, fitness facilities or other group exercise locations.

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Yoga for Arthritis

Yoga for Arthritis was developed at a leading research university by an interdisciplinary team of medical and healing professionals. This team included rheumatologists, psychologists, public health researchers and yoga therapists.

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