Since 1987, the National Academy of Sports Medicine (NASM) has been a global leader in providing evidence-based certifications and advanced specializations for fitness professionals. In addition to its NCCA-accredited Certified Personal Trainer (CPT) exam, NASM offers a progressive career track with access to continuing education and specializations. To learn more about NASM, visit www.nasm.org or call 1-800-460-NASM.
For over 30 years, the Athletics and Fitness Association of American (AFAA) has led the way in certifying group instructors and personal trainers. In addition to its NCCA-accredited Group Fitness Instructor (GFI) exam, AFAA offers an extensive list of courses in a variety of specialties, like indoor cycling and yoga. To learn more about AFAA, visit www.afaa.com or call 1-800-446-AFAA
Brands: Certified Personal Trainer certification: NASM-CPT
Corrective Exercise Specialization: NASM-CES
Performance Enhancement Specialization: NASM-PES
AFAA Group Fitness Instructor: AFAA-GFI