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Getting people moving

As the leading nonprofit exercise professional and health coach certification organization, movement is at the core of everything we do.

It is our mission to get people moving.

Moving lives

We're leading a movement to fight inactivity-related diseases by helping people achieve sustainable life changes that lead to more active, healthier lives.

Moving professions

Our NCCA-accredited Certification Programs set the highest industry standards and elevate the role of exercise professionals and health coaches in their community.

Moving policies

As a leading nonprofit, we are proud to advocate for policies that protect certified professionals and make physical activity more accessible to people everywhere.

See our impact on the fight against inactivity-related diseases.

90,000 ACE Certified Pros. 35 million lives moved.

Every day, hundreds of people just like you become ACE Certified Pros, helping others in their communities move their bodies, minds and lives.

My ACE Certification has taken my career to new levels, including having my own thriving business. I apply the behavior change knowledge that I learned from ACE to form meaningful connections with my clients, building trust. This sets me apart from other trainers which is key!

Anthony F.

ACE Certified Personal Trainer

I'm honored to be ACE Certified and part of an organization that is invested in educating people in health and wellness. Being part of a larger family of ACE Pros, committed to helping others is inspiring. If you're thinking about getting certified, put your dreams into action with ACE!

Amanda Y.

ACE Certified Group Fitness Instructor, ACE Certified Health Coach, ACE Fitness Nutrition Specialist

Being ACE Certified means, I can help people be the best versions of themselves. ACE provides so many tools to help me be a better trainer, coach and mentor to people who are on a health and fitness journey.

Robin M.

ACE Certified Health Coach, ACE Certified Personal Trainer, ACE Fitness Nutrition Specialist, ACE Sports Conditioning Specialist

As an ACE Certified Pro for more than 20 years, I get to make people smile and find fun in exercise every single day. When I see "ACE" next to a fellow trainer's name, I know they hold an accredited certification from the most science-based, top-of-the-line organization.

Shana V.

ACE Certified Personal Trainer

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Partners in our mission

We embrace our mission of getting people moving by collaborating with like-minded organizations to help us fight physical inactivity and obesity. Together, we're creating a healthier world through affordable, accessible, safe and effective physical activity opportunities.

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