BECOME A CERTIFIED GROUP FITNESS INSTRUCTOR

As a group fitness instructor 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 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 its NCCA-accredited Group Fitness Instructor Certification—well established as the gold standard in the industry. Candidates who earn its 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, ACE developed a practical, applied study experience that serves as a comprehensive resource for both new and veteran instructors.

A long-time ACE Certified Professional, industry veteran Shannon Fable shares how being an ACE Certified Group Fitness Instructor allowed her to touch the life of one memorable participant.

GROUP FITNESS INSTRUCTOR STUDY PROGRAMS

ACE offers two easy-to-follow study programs to ensure you’re well-prepared for your certification exam—Pro Advantage and Pro Essentials. Pro Advantage is its most comprehensive experience, with engaging videos, podcasts and expert-led webinars that delve deeper into the core concepts of group fitness, so you’re better prepared to lead any class with confidence.

Study at your own pace with an all-new, 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 will be empowered to teach any format, from high-intensity circuit training to restorative yoga.

PRO ADVANTAGE

Elevate your instruction with Pro Advantage, the most robust study program, which builds on the Pro Essentials content by delving deeper into the core concepts of group fitness instruction, bringing them to life with engaging videos, podcasts, expert-led webinars and interactive learning activities.

PRO ESSENTIALS

Featuring the new ACE Group Fitness Instructor Handbook, Pro Essentials will take you step-by-step through the theory and practical application of exercise programming, class design, music selection, teaching strategies, engagement and motivation techniques, and more, so you can create memorable movement experiences in every class.

GET DOWN TO BUSINESS

If you’re passionate about impacting the health and wellbeing of people in your community through group fitness, we want to help get you started. That’s why we have secured agreements from a number of companies who have all 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. Curious what ACE Group Fitness Instructors make across the country?