Provider: ACE - American Council On Exercise
Type: Online Course
Online Content
Online Quiz
CEC Credits: ACE 0.6 CECs , ACSM - American College Of Sports Medicine 6.0 CECs

Please note: You will earn CECs as indicated below for each individual course you complete. If you have previously earned CECs for any of the courses in the bundle, you will not earn credits for those courses again. You may check your course history in your My ACE Account.

Inspire Transformation through a Unique Blend of Compassion and Skill

For many clients, maintaining their weight can be a challenging prospect—but you can make a difference. With the Coaching Strategies for Long-term Weight Management course bundle, you will learn to coach with empathy and develop skills to support your clients' goals, leading them to meaningful, long-term change.

Courses include:

Weight Management: Changing Behaviors to Change Lives (0.1 CECs)
Successful weight management requires going beyond diet and exercise. Learn behavior change strategies as they relate specifically to weight management and find out tactics you can immediately use in your practice.

Strength in Numbers: The Power of Group Weight Management Programs (0.1 CECs)
Learn how to determine the most effective types of assessments for weight management groups and discover how to design effective group workouts by utilizing behavior change principles.

Fitness Professionals' Guide to Sports Nutrition and Weight Management (0.4 CECs)
Helping your clients reach their health and weight loss goals requires more than fitness instruction alone—nutrition is a critical component. Learn the basics of sound nutrition and weight management, and understand the acceptable scope of giving nutritional advice as a health and exercise professional.

CEC Credits

Approved by the following organizations for continuing education hours:

ACSM - American College Of Sports Medicine
6.0 CECs

ACSM - American College Of Sports Medicine CEC Approval

The American College of Sports Medicine's Professional Education Committee certifies that "American Council on Exercise" meets the criteria for official ACSM Approved Provider status from (2021 - December 2023). Providership # 687637


I'm an eating disorder specialist and a mental health RN. It's so refreshing to hear HAES being taught in the fitness industry!

I enjoyed that they promoted referring clients to RDNs when thinking about scope of practice as well as healthy strategies of losing weight and considering fad diets.