CFES Fitness Instructor + Personal Trainer Re-certification Workshops
Re-certification Candidates: CFES fitness instructor and personal trainer re-certification workshops are available on a semester by semester basis and listings are posted here as submitted. To find a workshop please scroll down.
Annual re-certification requires twelve (12) verified instructional hours through the current year per certification designation; and a total eight (8) recognized continuing education credits (CECs). Two-year re-certification requires 24 verified instructional hours through the current year per certification designation and a total 16 recognized CECs.
CFES also accepts workshop CECs from CALA, Human Kinetics, IDEA, the NFLA (which includes the BCRPA, AFLA, SPRA, MFC, OFC, FNB, IFC and NSFA) and the YW/YMCA, as well as a variety of current fitness leadership seminars, workshops and conferences. College and university health and fitness courses count toward re-certification CECs.
CFES is flexible and always looking for great workshops to assist instructors and personal trainers advance their career knowledge base and credentials. In most instances CECs are an hour per credit. If you find other workshops you would like to attend and are unsure if they would qualify for CECs, just drop us an email about the workshop, or give us a call and we will review and advise.
Posted workshops are presented by independent workshop conductors and host agencies approved on review by CFES. CFES is not affiliated with workshop conductors nor host agencies and bears no liability to Instructors and Personal Trainers taking these workshops. Contact the workshop conductors with any questions regarding these workshops.
Instructors and Personal Trainers must ensure their CPR, Fitness First Aid and any liability insurance are kept up to date.
Workshop Presenters: To apply to have your re-certification workshops approved and listed on this Course Calendar Re-certification Workshops web page download the workshops approval application form on the Applications and Transfer Forms web page. Scroll down the page to find this form, labeled A. CFES Re-certification Workshops Presenter Application Form.