Senior Fitness Specialty Certification
Meet the growing demand for fitness classes geared specifically for active older adults! NETA’s new Senior Fitness Specialty certification is designed for fitness professionals wanting tools to safely and effectively train and teach the older adult population. In this foundational course, you’ll master exercise selection principles for chronic conditions, practice fall prevention techniques, learn functional fitness assessment protocols, and discuss ways to best communicate with senior class participants. This course will improve your professional adaptability and help unlock your career potential.
Upon completion of the workshop and the online examination, you will earn the NETA Specialty Certificate as a Senior Fitness instructor.
Check–In 7:45am, 8:00am — 3:00pm
End times may vary depending on class size.
7 NETA, 0.7 ACE, 6 AFAA
All materials will be provided the day of the workshop.
No workshops near you? NETA’s Senior Fitness Specialty Certification is now available in an online format.
NETA’s online option for the Senior Fitness Specialty Certification provides the feeling of a live workshop without leaving home. Narrative provides the standards and recommendations for older adult exercise, with video demonstration of Senior Fitness Testing protocol. Class and program design is reviewed with practical activities and a library of recommended exercises.
Upon completion of the online examination, you will earn the NETA Senior Fitness Specialty Certification.
Credits: NETA 5 Price: $179 Item# 9282
For more information, see FAQs on Getting Certified.