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Group Fitness Instructor Study Programs

Study materials for the ACE Group Fitness Certification come in two options – both of which offer you an exam voucher and a variety of study materials to help you prepare. The Premium program, which includes our self-paced study system, ACE Academy, ultimately offers the best value for those new to the industry or fitness professionals who do not already hold an NCCA-accredited Group Fitness Instructor Certification. As an added bonus, when you choose our Premium option, you get free shipping on your order.

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Premium $499 $299 Retail Price $725


In addition to a core set of study materials, an exam voucher valued at $249 and our Master the Manual text featured in our Standard program, our Premium option features ACE Academy, our self-paced study system for the ACE Group Fitness Instructor Exam. The system includes 12 weekly guided emails with reading assignments, two online practice tests, our exam review course and access to experts in our ACE Resource Center. As added bonuses, our Premium option also includes the Essentials of Exercise Science for Fitness Professionals flashcards to use while you’re studying on the go, a hard-copy sample test and free shipping. We recommend the Premium program for candidates who perform best in a more structured learning environment or those who have limited education in the field of group fitness.

Standard $299 Retail Price $405


Our Standard program includes a core set of materials, an exam voucher valued at $249, and access to experts in our ACE Resource Center to help explain complicated topics or assist with study strategy. We’ve also thrown in our Master the Manual, a companion study guide for the Group Fitness Instructor Manual (3rd edition). We recommend this option for candidates who have significant education or experience in the field, or those who do not need visual aids or a guided study path.


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Group Fitness Instructor Certification Exam

If you already have extensive background in group fitness and an in-depth knowledge in anatomy, kinesiology and physiology, you can elect to take the exam without purchasing any of the study materials. Find out more about the exam and our eligibility requirements by clicking below.
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