Become a Senior Fitness Specialist

About the Senior Fitness Specialist Program

As the growth of the aging population continues, so do the issues of longevity and quality of life which will lead to significant implications for personal trainers. The role of exercise becomes crucial to ensure these individuals can improve and maintain functional independence; offering many opportunities for personal trainers to help enhance their well being.

Continuing Education Units (CEUs): 0.8 units.

Prerequisites: Must be 18 years or older with a valid photo ID and valid CPR card.

If you would like to take the exam and do not need any study materials, choose SFS Exam Only. For optional study materials, choose from the packages below.

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SFS Packages | Study Materials Exam Only Online
Study Materials*
Online Premium
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Senior Fitness Manual - (PDF)

Sample Test (PDF)

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*Packages include one exam attempt, but do not include proctoring fee paid separately to proctor service.

What Can You Expect To Learn?

  • The anatomy and physiology of aging.
  • Age related disease
  • How to coach\train a senior client.
  • Nutrition and dietary supplements for senior health.

Exam Information

  • For exam instructions, please visit the About the Exam page.
  • You will have 6 months to take your exam, after which a late fee will apply.
  • Reliable internet connection and webcam are required to take online exam.
  • A government photo ID and a valid CPR card are required.
  • You will be given 90 minutes to take the 50 question exam.
  • You must score a 75% or higher to pass the exam.
  • Retake exams must be purchased separately.

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