Don’t just lead a class, Lead a movement

Change your life and change the lives of others. Get certified in what you love today.

Group Instructor

Become a Group Instructor

Easy-to-follow online training lets you begin immediately and learn at your own pace. Learn more...

Personal Fitness Trainer

Become a Personal Trainer

The industry's first fully online secure, credible and convenient course for personal trainer certification. Learn more...

Continuing Education

Continuing Education

Stay up-to-date with the latest fitness research, trends, and techniques with continuing education courses. Learn more...


Giving You The Edge

Learn fitness, not fads. AFAA certifications give you everything you need to be everything they need.

Personal Trainer

Join the world’s largest fitness community

Kick Boxing

The most accepted certification in the world

Military Fitness

Rooted in science and the latest research


Proven science, curriculum and results


This course met every expectation and provided what I needed. It provided me with more confidence and knowledge that confirmed and enhanced my teaching skills.

Maya McLane

The certification immediately opened doors for me! I am on my way to creating a prosperous career in the fitness industry.

Rose Cooke

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Finding opportunities for greatness.

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Osteoporosis CEU Corner

Attaining and maintaining peak bone health.

Gait Analysis

What each step can tell us.

Beyond the Fit Doors

Ways to increase your fit income.


You Belong at AFAA

Discover how you can become part of the AFAA family.


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