What you need to know about IFTA

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On Line Certifications will be available October 2018!

 “Coming October 2018”.  You may register for a Live event (see the schedule of events) or In Home Correspondence Certifications (immediately available via download after payment).

Certifications are recorded and led by our presenters who prepare you for the written test.  All Certifications involve a practical movement portion so you can follow along and learn how to teach.

  • Personal Trainer
  • Group Fitness
  • Senior Fitness
  • Youth Fitness
  • Aqua
  • Kickbox
  • Indoor Biking (Cycle)
  • Step


Our presenters pre-record the study material review for you to download and watch.
All IFTA Certifications require a practical portion. The presenter review will also include a movement portion!
When you are ready to take the written test, it is available on line as well

You may also register over the phone or through the mail. We accept all major credit cards, checks, and money orders. If registering through the mail, please be sure to include your name, shipping address, telephone number, specify which certification you are taking, and include shipping costs (you can contact the office to get this information).

Textbooks and study guides are two different things. The study guide is included in the cost of the course, the textbook is additional + S/H. The study guide tells you what to study from the text to prepare you for the written exam.
Some textbooks are available in email format. Study guides are available in email format.

Once you register and payment is received, IFTA sends out your materials.

You will then have 30 days to complete the on line training and the test. It may take up to 4-6 weeks to get your results. Current proof of CPR or ISR is required for the Personal Trainer and Group Fitness certifications.

There is a 3 month grace period to show proof of CPR or ISR once your test is received.


Nationally recognized certifications and certificates in group fitness, personal training, aqua, cycling, senior fitness, pilates, yoga, youth fitness, and many more.
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Earn CECs

Certification by IFTA validates your commitment to excellence. Continuing education and recertification are vital parts of this commitment.
Shop DVD/CEC Packages (3.0 CECs) Shop CEC Essay Articles (1.0 CEC)


For fitness professionals certified by AFAA, AAAI, and IFTA. Renewal is easy and cost effective.
Learn More! Renewal Forms


IFTA offers a variety of workshops available at various events and many available on video. Check out our workshops offered in a huge span of fitness categories!
Workshops Available Shop DVD Workout Videos