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Personal Trainer Study Programs

Study materials for the ACE Personal Trainer Certification come in two options. Each ACE Personal Trainer Study Program features a different combination of study aids designed to help you prepare for the exam and excel at your career.

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Ideal for those seeking the most complete study experience with premium materials and support or for those with little to no knowledge of anatomy and fitness principles.

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$1,129 VALUE (if items purchased individually)

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Ideal for those seeking a self-guided study experience with minimal support or for those with extensive knowledge in anatomy and fitness principles.

Interest-free Payment Plan 4 payments (available with Certification Exam) 3 payments (available with Certification Exam)
ACE Academy Elite
Textbooks (Hardcopy + Digital) (Digital)
Study Companion (Hardcopy + Digital) (Digital)
Textbooks
Study Companion
Digital Textbooks
Digital Study Companion
ACE Answers
Practice Tests
Certification Exam (Optional) (Optional)
ACE Applied Exercise Science Workbook
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$499 (available with Certification Exam)

A premium study experience. Includes both hard copy and digital study materials.

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  • ACE Academy Elite
  • Textbooks (hardcopy + digital)
  • Study Companion (hardcopy + digital)
  • ACE Answers
  • Practice Tests
  • Certification Exam (optional)
  • ACE Applied Exercise Science Workbook
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Basic

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$299 (available with Certification Exam)

An essential study experience. Includes digital study materials.

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  • ACE Academy Elite
  • Textbooks (digital)
  • Study Companion (digital)
  • ACE Answers
  • Practice Tests
  • Certification Exam (optional)
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This interactive online guide uses the latest and greatest in learning design to help you effectively and efficiently plan, manage and track your study experience. In addition to providing a study blueprint that helps you identify how and when to best utilize each component of the study program, ACE Academy Elite features engaging video lessons, additional articles and expert resources that will help you better understand challenging topics, as well as quizzes that will help you gauge your knowledge as you progress through the program.

These core resources - the ACE Personal Trainer Manual and ACE Essentials to Exercise Science for Fitness Professionals - are the essential guides to exercise science for the aspiring Certified Personal Trainer. Included in both digital and hard-copy formats.

The digital versions of our core resources - the ACE Personal Trainer Manual and ACE Essentials to Exercise Science for Fitness Professionals - are the essential guides to exercise science for the aspiring Certified Personal Trainer. Hard-copy formats.

This resource breaks the key concepts in the ACE Personal Trainer Manual into bite-sized pieces, enabling easy review. Included in both digital and hard-copy formats.

This resource breaks the key concepts in the ACE Personal Trainer Manual into bite-sized pieces, enabling easy review. Hard-copy format.

The digital versions of our core resources - the ACE Personal Trainer Manual and ACE Essentials to Exercise Science for Fitness Professionals - are the essential guides to exercise science for the aspiring Certified Personal Trainer.

This digital resource breaks the key concepts in the ACE Personal Trainer Manual into bite-sized pieces, enabling easy review.

Q&As, Facebook groups, live webinars, video learning and other dynamic study support.

Test your readiness to sit for the ACE Personal Trainer Certification Exam.

Get your career on the fast track! Include a Certification Exam with purchase of either Study Program and save $100 ($399 if purchased separately). Upon purchase, you'll have 6 months from the purchase date to register for an exam at a site near you. Your actual exam date can be beyond the 6 month registration deadline.

24 unique real-world scenarios will put your learning to the test and ensure you're ready to apply the science to help others get moving.

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