Each FITBIT will grant trainers with one Continuing Education Unit.

Sign-up for our monthly FITBITS, by completing one each month, you will have enough credits to renew your certification(s) for one year. All FITBITs are published by industry experts, ranging in all topics of health and fitness.

  • Overcome Gym Anxiety

    If you are embarrassed to go the gym, perhaps you picked the wrong gym! Cultures vary greatly in the Thousands of gym available to you. Some gyms are geared for...
  • Which is the Best: Free Weight Equipment or Using Strength Training Machines?

    The answer to this question is dependent on multiple factors that are dependent on individual goals and conditions. Consider the factors in...
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    What are the Best Exercises for Your Trapezius Muscle?

    You are probably thinking about the part of the Trapezius you see when you are looking in the mirror, the upper most part that blends into your neck and...
  • You Can Reverse Obesity and Type II Diabetes

    Obesity is at epidemic levels resulting in a cascade of life threatening chronic disease, disability and dysfunction. Obesity is a Body Mass Index (BMI) of 30 above; according to...
  • Program Design for the Treatment, Care and Prevention of Cancer

    While a lot of articles on the #1 Killer: Cardiovascular Disease are written daily, less is prepared on the Exercise Prescription for Cancer. The 5 Broad Categories for the...


Accreditation is the process by which a credentialing or an educational program is evaluated against defined standards and is awarded recognition if it is in compliance with those standards.

The IFPA is accredited by NCCA: National Commission for Certifying Agencies and EREPS: European Register of Exercise Professionals. All our fitness certifications including both the Personal Fitness Trainer Certification and our Advanced and Specialized Certifications, are approved by the VA: Veterans Affairs.