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Become an ACE Certified Personal Trainer
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A client centered approach
Becoming an ACE Certified Personal Trainer means you've made movement your mission by committing to deliver science-based health and fitness instruction to people everywhere. With a certification accredited by the National Commission for Certifying Agencies (NCCA) and built on the foundation of the ACE Integrated Fitness Training® Model, you will be equipped to deliver individualized programming proven to move people to adopt sustainable, healthy behaviors and a more active way of life.Learn More
How to become a personal trainer in 5 steps
As an ACE Certified Personal Trainer, you'll elevate your mission of movement by leading your clients to healthier, more active lives. With our NCCA-accredited certification, you will learn to design custom programming and deliver effective, safe and enjoyable personal training experiences. Begin your journey to a new, fulfilling career.Get Started
Take the first step in starting a moving career as an ACE Certified Personal Trainer. Choose the study program that works for you.
The most popular and comprehensive program we offer. Enjoy everything in the Pro Essentials Study Program, plus a certification exam retest voucher and hard copy format of our manuals.
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.
A self-guided study program with the basic foundational material to prepare for the exam. Access ACE Answers, our self-serve resource center featuring a wide range of online study materials..
Ideal for those seeking a self-guided study experience with minimal support or for those with extensive knowledge in anatomy and fitness principles.
Why Choose ACE?
ACE educates, certifies and supports more than 85,000 health and fitness professionals, health coaches and allied health professionals. Earning our NCCA-accredited certification means that you’ve met the highest industry standard for health and fitness professionals – and that you’ve made movement your mission. At ACE, we go above and beyond to support our health and fitness professionals throughout their careers, through education, scientifically-rooted information, training, partnerships and advocacy.
Explore your options for starting or furthering your career in the fitness industry as a certified personal trainer.
Personal Trainer Careers
- Gym or Studio Trainer
- Clinically Based Trainer
- In-Home Trainer
- Online Trainer
- Facility Owner
- Part-Time Personal Trainer