Group Exercise Instructor

online speciality certification

Online Group Fitness Certification

Course Description

The KIPS Group Exercise Instructor Certification program is an online comprehensive and immersive training course that provides students with the knowledge and skills they need to excel in the fitness industry. This program covers a variety of formats, including cardio, strength, and flexibility training, and also delves into essential exercise science topics such as anatomy, physiology, and kinesiology. Upon completing this program, students are equipped with the entry-level education they need to start working as a group exercise instructor. They can confidently lead classes, motivate participants, and inspire others to achieve their fitness goals. This program offers an excellent foundation for students to build upon as they grow their careers in the fitness industry.


Essentials of Exercise Science

The Muscular System

The Nervous System

Energy & Work

The Cardiovascular System

Flexibility, Stretching & The Warm Up

Safety Considerations

Cueing and Choreography

Group Exercise Formats

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Students can start this course after purchasing and creating their own KIPS online account. After successful completion of this course, you will be able to download your certificate!


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8 - 15 hours



Computer & Wifi
Lifetime Access

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You will cover a wide range of topics in this online certification course, including anatomy, physiology, biomechanics, marketing, and exercise instruction. The requirements for group exercise instructors have increased as the profession has grown over the years. There are traditional step aerobics and kickboxing classes, as well as newer high-intensity group training and strength training-based circuits available to health club members. Therefore, it’s essential that group exercise instructors are equipped with the necessary tools to handle any job that arises.


Group Exercise Instructor COURSE DETAILS

Format: Online

Exam Requirement: 70% or better on a 100-question exam | 120 minutes | Multiple Choice

Completion Time: Approximately 8-15 hours, depending on study time

Course Format: Online Lectures, Study Guide & Course Manual