We're on a mission
ACE stands out from other certifiers because we run programs and initiatives and apply our own efforts to bring to life the mission of getting people moving.
Science & Research
Learn how exercise and behavior change science shapes ACE's certification programs and continuing education offerings. Discover our contributions to scientific inquiry in the form of primary research on fitness products and practices, and the effect of behavior change coaching on population health status. And see who's on ACE's expert Scientific Advisory Panel.Learn More
Discover how ACE gets people moving in communities that need it the most. From scholarships to partnerships, ACE is dedicated to bringing physical activity opportunities to individuals and communities across the country.Learn More
ACE works across the country to advance and revise policies that reduce barriers to being active and that open business doors for exercise professionals and health coaches. Through education and technical assistance ACE is dedicated to helping individuals become advocates for getting people moving.Learn More