Fitness Alberta Certification courses

Fitness Alberta ® Certification Courses

Fitness Alberta®, powered by the AFLCA, is a leader in evidence-informed education and certification. Become a Fitness Alberta® certified exercise professional and start your career as a fitness instructor today.

Benefits of taking our courses


Fitness Alberta® offers a range of certifications in group exercise and personal training. These certification are evidence-informed and recognized across Canada, North America and internationally, allowing  you to teach anywhere. 
 
In these courses you will learn the skills and earn a recognized fitness certification that you need to succeed. Take your passion for fitness and transform it into a career.

Types of Fitness Alberta® certification courses


You can register online, in person at our Recreation facilities, or by calling
403-268-3800.

Fall registration is now open.

Why choose us?


We offer Fitness Alberta® certifications, which are required to lead fitness classes in Alberta.

Courses provide evidence-informed education for exercise professionals in supportive environments. Manual is included in course fee.

Our Trainers are top notch and will provide you with the theory and practical experience you need to be successful as a fitness professional.  

What are courses like?


These courses offer a combination of classroom learning where you will learn about leadership and professionalism, the basic components of a fitness class, cueing, how to use music, and legal responsibility and accountability.

In the active, practical application components of this course you will learn how to develop movement combinations, analyze exercises for their applications and benefits, and considerations for special populations.

You will also have your first opportunity to practice teaching with your peers.  

Come prepared


Please bring:

  • Pen and note book
  • Water bottle, 
  • Snacks and bag lunch / dinner
  • For Group fitness and designation courses:
    • Clean indoor athletic shoes that have not been worn outside
    • Wear clothing that you can exercise in and a sweater or jacket for later
  • For Aquatic Fitness courses:
    • Swim suit and towel(s)
    • Coins or your own lock for the locker
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