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Group Fitness Instructor Certification

INSPIRE GROUPS AS A FITNESS INSTRUCTOR

With a group fitness certification, you have the ability to get the most people moving, every day, and to make a tremendous impact on the health and well-being of our communities. Truly, the need for talented and enthusiastic group fitness instructors with robust credentials has never been greater.

THE ACE GROUP FITNESS INSTRUCTOR PROGRAM HAS NO EQUAL

For 30 years, ACE has continually elevated group fitness standards with our NCCA-accredited Group Fitness Instructor Certification?well established as the gold standard in the industry. Candidates who earn our certification are prepared to deliver exceptional experiences in whatever modality ignites their passion, whether it's dance-based, indoor cycling, strength training, or anything in between.

The all-new ACE Group Fitness Instructor study experience was created in collaboration with leading instructors in the group fitness space whose hands-on expertise crosses multiple modalities. Building on input from these industry experts, we've developed a practical, applied study experience that gives you the tools you need to deliver safe and memorable movement experiences.

 

WHY CHOOSE ACE?

YOU DESERVE MORE THAN A 1-DAY WORKSHOP

Our study program features an interactive, digital learning experience that takes you step-by-step through the fundamentals of exercise programming, class design, music selection, teaching strategies, engagement and motivation techniques and much more, so you can create world-class experiences in every class.

And don't worry, we'll be with you every step of the way. ACE Answers, our self-serve resource center, will provide you with a wide range of online study materials that will give you the support you need to successfully prepare for your exam.

 

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GROUP FITNESS AS A CAREER

GET DOWN TO BUSINESSCreate a Versatile Career

If you're passionate about impacting the health and well-being of people in your community through group fitness, we want to help get you started. That's why we have secured agreements with a number of companies including 24 Hour Fitness, Anytime Fitness, and Orangetheory Fitness, who have GUARANTEED interviews for ACE Certified Group Fitness Instructors.

Wherever you choose to apply your expertise, an ACE Group Fitness Instructor Certification will empower you to feel confident and credible, so you can get the job you want and get people moving.

 

ACE Group Fitness Handbook

ACE Group Fitness Instructor HandbookA must-have resource for any instructor, the ACE Group Fitness Instructor Handbook features engaging and accessible design, presented in an easy-to-follow format; an optimal balance of theory and practical application; hands-on knowledge from leading experts in the group fitness industry; and a broad range of key concepts, including human movement, exercise programming, class design, engagement and motivation techniques, leading inclusive classes and more.

Student Program

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ACE Group Fitness Instructor Handbook

ACE Group Fitness Instructor Handbook

ACE Group Fitness Instructor Handbook Study Companion

Study Companion

Exam Voucher

Online Practice Test

ACE Group Fitness Instructor Handbook

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ACE Group Fitness Handbook
  • Designed to give the reader a solid foundation in group fitness instruction

Study Companion

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ACE Group Fitness Study Companion
  • Identifies key concepts and definitions in the ACE Group Fitness Instructor Handbook

Practice Tests

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Group Fitness Instructor Online Practice Test
  • Online tool featuring 60 multiple-choice questions that mirror the exam
ACE Personal Trainer Manual
  • Reserve an exam seat at a nearby testing center

Questions?

For questions about our student programs, email national.accounts@ACEfitness.org or call (888) 825-3636, ext. 785.