Become a Certified Group Exercise Instructor

About the Certification

Every fitness professional who is putting passion to purpose is looking for more ways to help others get fit and healthy. The Group Fitness Certification allows you to step out in front amongst other fitness professionals and lead the way towards a healthier future for those who might not desire a one-on-one experience. The fast-paced and dynamic environment calls for outgoing and motivated professionals just like you. Are you ready to lead?

Continuing Education Units (CEUs): 0.8 units.

What Can You Expect To Learn?

  • Understanding the physiological principles behind Group X
  • Identifying and adjusting for health concerns
  • How to adjust for special conditions like pregnant class participants
  • Preventing class injuries
  • Designing classes for various levels
  • Developing choreography a unique class
  • Proper Cueing Techniques
  • How to choose and implement the best class equipment

What is included in the package?

  • Instructional videos
  • Certified Group Exercise Instructor Manual
  • Final Exam to become a Certified Group Exercise Instructor

Exam Information

  • This exam is given via a live proctor through www.passmyexam.net. Proctor fee paid at time of scheduling.
  • You will have 6 months to take your exam, after which a late fee will apply.
  • A government photo ID and a valid CPR card are required.
  • You will be given 120 minutes to take the 91 question exam.
  • You must score a 75% or higher to pass and get the group ex certification.

CEUs Accepted by:

Organization CEUs
NCCPT 0.8 CEUs
NASM 0.8 CEUs
AFAA 8 CEUs
NESTA 1.5 CEUs
ISSA 8 CEUs

Instructor Manual

Need to study on the go? We offer a print version of the manual for this course, allowing you to study wherever, whenever! Our Certified Group Exercise Manual contains full descriptions and demonstrations of the techniques discussed in this course.

About the Author

GroupX Author

Debra Weldon is a professional in the field of health and fitness and has inspired people to live a healthy lifestyle since 1974. Her passion for health and fitness led her to become a group fitness Instructor. She strongly believes in the necessity for an active lifestyle, encompassing a balance of all the compulsory components of fitness. Over the years it has given her great satisfaction to share her existing knowledge, strong experience and enthusiasm with the highest standard of service, safety and professionalism to those desiring a lifestyle of physical well-being. She is experienced in teaching a wide variety of classes including strength and conditioning, endurance training, flexibility, weight loss and functional training.

Debra is both a successful Group Fitness Coordinator and Director; certified as an Aerobics Instructor, Mat Pilates Instructor and Cycling Instructor through the Aerobic and Fitness Association of America, (AFFA). She also holds certifications in Strength and Functional Training through Fit Tour and as a Certified Personal Trainer through the National Council for Personal Trainers (NCCPT)

Study Guide

Worried about passing the exam? We have found that students retain the information needed to pass the exam through writing. The Study Guide requires you to fill in the answers to the questions. Through the process of writing the brain retains the information better. By purchasing this Study Guide, you'll receive 112 questions to test your knowledge.

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Start your dream career helping people get moving and get healthy! The NCCPT has been certifying health and fitness professionals for 20 years and counting. Nationally recognized, we provide students the best value for the best price.

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Newbury Park, CA 91320

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