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ACE Curriculum & Course Materials

 

Our course design provides instructors and students with the resources necessary to understand and apply the important concepts required for taking and passing the ACE certification exams. The course materials are designed to follow a 16-week semester consisting of two 50-minute classes per week. The instructor materials are complimentary for all ACE curriculum partners and student materials are offered at a discount through the program. Click the Learn More buttons for further details and to order a desk copy of the manual.

 

Instructor Materials

ACE Personal Trainer Curriculum

  • Syllabus
  • Topic outline/ week-by-week planner
  • Lecture presentation
  • Handouts
  • Quizzes
  • Plus! Desk copy of ACE study materials
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ACE Advanced Health and Fitness Specialist Curriculum

  • Syllabus
  • Topic outline/ week-by-week planner
  • Lecture presentation
  • Handouts
  • Quizzes
  • Plus! Desk copy of ACE Study Materials
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ACE Group Fitness Instructor Curriculum

  • Syllabus
  • Topic outline/ week-by-week planner
  • Lecture presentation
  • Handouts
  • Quizzes
  • Plus! Desk copy of ACE Study Materials
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ACE Health Coach Curriculum

  • Syllabus
  • Topic outline/ week-by-week planner
  • Lecture presentation
  • Handouts
  • Quizzes
  • Plus! Desk copy of ACE Study Materials
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Recommended Student Materials

ACE Personal Trainer University Bundle

  • ACE Personal Trainer Manual Set with DVDs
  • ACE Personal Trainer Master the Manual Study Guide
  • ACE Personal Trainer Sample Test with a Written Simulation Sample Problem
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ACE Advanced Health and Fitness Specialist University Bundle

  • ACE Advanced Health and Fitness Specialist Manual
  • ACE Advanced Health and Fitness Specialist the Manual Study Guide
  • ACE Advanced Health and Fitness Specialist Sample Test
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ACE Group Fitness Instructor University Bundle

  • ACE Group Fitness Instructor Manual
  • ACE Group Fitness Instructor Master the Manual Study Guide
  • ACE Group Fitness Instructor Sample Test
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ACE Health Coach Standard Bundle

  • ACE Exam Voucher
  • ACE Health Coach Manual
  • ACE Health Coach Master
    the Manual Study Guide
  • ACE Health Coach Online Exam Review
  • ACE Health Coach Practice Test
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Textbooks & Reference Materials

Personal Trainer Manual

  • Essential for ACE Personal Trainer Certification Exam preparation and on-the-job reference
  • Learn to develop customized fitness programs with progressions for clients at all levels
  • 2-book set with 2 DVDs and in-depth details on the new ACE IFT Model
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Advanced Health and Fitness Specialist Manual

  • For experienced trainers preparing for the Advanced Health and
    Fitness Specialist Certification Exam
  • Focuses on diseases and injuries most frequently encountered
    from diabetes and low-back pain, to lipid disorders and
      post-orthopedic rehabilitation
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Group Fitness Instructor Manual

  • An essential guide for working in group and class settings
  • Convenient book+DVD set, written by 17 of the top
    industry experts
  • Critical tool for the Group Fitness Instructor Certification exam
      preparation and a complete "on-the-job" resource
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ACE Health Coach Manual

  • Core material for ACE Health Coach exam preparation
  • Helps develop expanded expertise in nutrition, exercise programming and behavior modification to successfully influence long-term change
  • Includes content written by fitness and industry leaders, full-color photos and up-to-date statistics
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ACE's Guide to Exercise Testing and Program Design:
A Fitness Professional's Handbook

  • Learn exercise testing and how to develop comprehensive training
    programs using the results
  • Includes case studies that test your ability to turn knowledge into
    practical programming techniques
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Exercise for Older Adults

  • Your essential guide to provide older adults with safe and
    effective fitness programming
  • Includes details on strength training and full body workouts
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