Unlock Your Professional Potential with FBA Certification!

Strive for the best version of yourself that propels everyone forward:

  • Find better, more correct answers to close more sales, make more money, & retain more clients.
  • Master helping clients stay motivated, meet their goals, and love their results.
  • Become more influential to your clients and as a leader among your peers.
  • Help your business or facility rise to the highest standards.
  • Be in high demand: earn increased and more consistent income.


Amazing Bonuses:

Included: Get CEC/CEUs for your current certification*

Included: Become a VIP at all 3 SUCCEED! Virtual Conferences

Included: All the perks and benefits of FBA


The top 10% in the industry earn over $76k/yr. Source: bls.gov

Senior fitness instructors earn up to $148k/yr. Source: indeed.com



The FBA Certification is a powerful springboard to success and confidence in the industry.

Michael Romig, President, PG Fit

To Become FBA Certified


Sign Up to FBA and Complete the Coursework

Take the video education and quizzes. You'll receive your certificate upon completion.


Keep Your Certification Current with Ongoing Education and SUCCEED! Virtual Conferences

Maintain the minimum CEC requirements with your choice of events, trainings, summits, and featured education (all included).


Enjoy FBA Perks

Home to the largest & highest-rated virtual conferences, award-winning suite of benefits & inspiring community of peers.

Program Details


Recommended time investment

Coursework designed as a 3-month program. All modules are available immediately. Enjoy on-demand education at your own pace.



Unlocks upon completing all 10 modules and quizzes. 80% passing grade required. Can retake quizzes without extra cost.


Renewal upkeep

Must meet the equivalent to 20 CEC video sessions per year. Can be obtained at any of our SUCCEED! events and/or FBA education (all included in cost)

The FBA offers health and exercise professionals invaluable resources, networking opportunities, and industry insights.

Cedric X. Bryant, President & CEO, ACE



INCLUDED! Enjoy an immense and diverse catalog of CEC/CEU carrying sessions from major certifying organizations:

$299/yr gets you CEC/CEUs, and unlimited access to SUCCEED! conferences and recordings every year.

Pay a flat fee and get recertified (or nearly) in a weekend, as you need it.




An Astonishing Value!

$299 $499 Gets You SO MUCH!

FBA Certification

Expand your skills and increase your impact as a pro.


CEC/CEUs for Recertification

Get CEC/CEUs to recertify (or nearly) to FBA-C and all major certifying organizations. (ACE, NASM, AFAA, NSCA, ACSM, ISAA, NCSF)

Cost you might pay elsewhere: typically $200-400 per cycle, per certification.

Upgrades to all of FBA's SUCCEED! Virtual Conferences

VIP access to every virtual conference. Attend live or watch recordings for hundreds of sessions.


Exclusive Trainings, Workshops, & Education 

All available to you to keep your certification current with the FBA!  

Get everything included for $299/yr (regularly $499)

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I love the convenience of the online format!

Renee Cotton, Owner, Healthy Habits Fitness

Unprecedented Support Along Your Journey


Certification Supporting Materials

Includes workbooks, guides, and additional curated education to help you learn the topics.


The Power of Association

All of the FBA resources at your disposal. Enjoy hundreds of additional video education sessions and other tools.


A Real Community

Connect with the FBA community twice per year or more at SUCCEED! events.

Plus: FBA Perks


Monthly Support and Guidance

An association built from the ground up for your needs. Enjoy monthly guided calls and other benefits.


Specialized Training and Workshops

Periodic education to keep you sharp and well-informed on trends and advanced topics.


Deep Library

Solve day-to-day questions with hundreds of resources including video sessions, guides, and articles.

And so much more. An association is your trusted companion throughout your career. All included.

We are all growing and learning from each other, and the FBA is leading the way. We are incredibly grateful to have found the FBA. What an amazing resource!

Bryant and Justine Sharifi, Co-founders of Perform for Life San Francisco, CA

FBA Certification gets you prepared to master these skills to accelerate your income and longevity in the fitness industry. 

All modules include: modern, science and systems-based coursework from top experts, that are effective, repeatable and scalable.

Take your current skills to the next level, by building from your current certification to become a more advanced practitioner, in the areas of Career Development, Client Success, and Business Principles.


Coursework Preview
Sample the Education and Meet Some of the Educators

In this video, meet a few of the presenters, and get a glimpse of the education from video excerpts taken directly from the certification coursework.

Visit the coursework page to see all the education included in the program:
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INCLUDED in FBA Certification Program: Done-for-you solutions you can apply to your business and career immediately.

Email template kit! (member joins, referrals, purchase abandonment, upsells, and more)

Systemizing the online coaching experience for your clients.

Specific strategies to increase client retention.

Proven steps and blueprint for value selling and handling objections.

The anatomy of a successful program in personal training and group training.

Concise guides to help you learn and implement solutions.



What You Get By Being FBA Certified

FBA = Legacy. Credibility. Prestige. A history deeply rooted in the legacy of the fitness industry, the FBA has the backing of the most influential fitness companies and certifying organizations.

Strategies to Get a Schedule FULL of Clients (and who will happily recommend you). Rise to the highest standards as you build better relationships with clients and enhance your contribution to your facility.

Industry Longevity: A More Sustainable Financial Future. Leverage your certification to increase your performance and job opportunities. Become more in-demand as you modernize and sharpen your skill set.

Proven Solutions to Increase Your Income in a Short Amount of Time. Unlock your potential in the industry as you grow as a leader and expand your professional network.

Freedom to Enjoy a Better Work-Life Balance. Implement what you learn immediately, for a direct effect on your performance, lifestyle, and income potential.

Clarity, Confidence, and a Game Plan to Achieve Your Goals! Everything necessary to elevate your skill sets, reinforce your technical certifications, and excel in your career.

Passionately led by 3 generations of "fitness industry royalty"

See why SUCCEED! and the FBA are built differently than everything else out there with a mission to provide the best education, accessible for everyone to get you to succeed faster. 

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Perks After Becoming Certified


Directory and Pro Badge

Pro FBA profile with your own link. Special badge you can showcase on your website, socials, and business cards.


Unlock Advanced Knowledge Center

Advanced tools and resources from the deep FBA + SUCCEED! catalog.


Priority Spotlight Opportunities

Become a VIP for FBA and SUCCEED! opportunities like presenting at events, newsletter spotlights, roundtables and more.

And more! New doors open when you earn a place among elite practitioners.

We provide professionals with support and tools, so they can focus on what they do best: deliver great client experiences.

Josh Leve, Founder & CEO, FBA & SUCCEED!


Sign up now, $299 $499

Includes: FBA Certification, CEC/CEUs, SUCCEED! Virtual Conference Registration.