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NIRSA member exclusive:
Free ACE classroom resources and certification discounts

Get involved with ACE!

Equip your students for success and further a culture of wellness and exercise across your community. Discover ways to work with ACE to expand the reach and utility of the rec center.

Facilitate an ACE Course

ACE provides:

  • Free classroom curriculum and desk copies for delivering ACE in a classroom setting.
  • Materials to help staff become ACE Certified Personal Trainers, Group Fitness Instructors and Health Coaches, including textbooks, online tools and practice exams.
  • Discounts and customized packages for you and your students.

*To facilitate an ACE course, a NIRSA Member institution must have at least one qualified instructor who holds a minimum of a bachelor’s degree in exercise science or a related field and has at least three years’ experience in the subject matter being presented.

Learn more or request free samples of ACE classroom materials and a sample syllabus:

Or contact our National Accounts team to get started:

Discounts for Members

If you don’t intend to facilitate an ACE course, ACE offers 25% off all ACE certifications (personal training, group fitness instruction and health coaching) and 30% off all ACE specialist programs so students can earn their education on their own time.

Log in to view exclusive NIRSA discounts and equip students with the latest cutting-edge, science-based training programs.

About ACE

The American Council on Exercise (ACE) is a nonprofit organization with global reach that works to improve physical-activity levels by certifying exercise professionals and health coaches, publishing original research, convening experts on physical activity and health, working directly with community groups and advocating for policies to get people moving.

American Council on Exercise

NIRSA Members receive discounts on certification study programs

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