NESTA Continuing Education Units and Courses
Fitness Mentors is pleased to announce we are now recognized by the National Exercise & Sports Trainers Association (NESTA) as a Continuing Education Provider. Our NESTA-approved CEUs include a high quality selection of courses that allow you to:
- Recertify your NESTA-PFT certification
- Improve your personal trainer educational background
- Maintain a high level of professional qualification
- Increase your ability to attract and help your clients
NESTA Recertification Requirements
The NESTA Executive Certification Board (ECB) requires NESTA PFTs to complete 4.0 CEUs over a four year period. To recertify your NESTA PFT you’ll need to mail the following information:
☐ Completed Recertification Application
☐ Recertification fee ($149)*
☐ Proof of CEU completion (Fitness Mentors certifications of completion for the continuing education classes you’ve completed)
*If your application is late, include additional fee payment:
- $25 (between 1-30 days late)
- $50 (between 31-60 days late)
- $95 (between 61-90 days late)
NESTA Executive Certification Board
ATTN: Recertification Program
31441 Santa Margarita Pkwy, A-365
Rancho Santa Margarita, CA, 92688, USA
NESTA Recertification FAQs
1How often do I need to get NESTA CEUs to recertify my PFT?
NESTA requires that the PFT certification be recertified every four years. NESTA has created these parameters to ensure its trainers stay abreast of research in training and to help trainers design safe, efficient and effective exercise programs for their clients.
2How many NESTA CEUs do I need to recertify?
NESTA-PFT professionals need to complete 4.0 CEUs (40 hours) every four years.
3What providers can provide NESTA-certified CEUs?
Only NESTA Approved Providers can provide reputable continuing education to NESTA-certified professionals. Any coursework that is not approved by NESTA but is consistent with the educational materials for NESTA PFTs will require the submission of a petition and a $25 fee. It is therefore recommended that students utilize NESTA-certified CEU courses such as the ones Fitness Mentors provides.
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