SCW Fitness Education offers a variety of high-quality, affordable Online certifications to take your Personal Training to the next level!


SCW Fitness Education offers a variety of high-quality, affordable Online certifications to take your Personal Training to the next level!



Happy Muscles! 365 For Trainers

Happy Muscles! 365 is an industry-approved, 8-hour CEU program for those wanting to incorporate an official muscle recovery program into their health club, clinic, studio, athletic program, corporate wellness offerings, etc. Attendees will learn how to deliver a choreographed, 50-minute, myofascial release/muscle care program for all ages and abilities (modifications provided!). Designed to help reduce pain, increase movement and range of motion, and create overall improvements in muscle performance. The course incorporates proprietary techniques using Tiger Tail branded and patented tools.

SCW (8.0), AFAA (8.0), NASM (0.8), ACE (0.8)

Personal Training

This comprehensive program is designed to provide participants with all of the skills required to become a successful Personal Trainer by combining academic study with the latest practical research. Each student will learn cutting-edge information on exercise physiology, kinesiology, flexibility, strength training, injury prevention, and cardiovascular programming. Participants will experience the most contemporary mind/body methods, sports performance enhancement drills, and program design techniques as they apply to personal training.

SCW (7.0), ACSM (8.0), AEA (4.0)

Functional Training

Expand your reach as a Personal Trainer to attract and retain more clients through the use of functional training. Learn dozens of new exercises, refine the positions you and your clients train in, and develop a program that delivers results consistently without risk. Discover and assess how to effectively train your muscles to work together. Explore the training techniques that drive life, sport, and health. Improve human function and performance through this digestible, hands-on, practical course. Leave with a full list of new exercises and practical modifications including regressions and progressions that you can integrate today into your training programs. Grow your training business through this expert functional training course developing both your personal and small group offerings.

SCW (7.0), ACE (0.7), ACSM (7.0), AEA (8.0), AFAA (8.0), NASM (0.8)

Corrective Exercise

In the comprehensive course, learn to conduct and interpret key movement screens and implement a corrective exercise program to restore the body’s proper biological design. Discover how to effectively coach the five movement patterns so that any exercise can be performed safely and effectively, without the risk of injury. Gain expertise on how to become more of a movement specialist and present pre-hab exercises to prevent the necessity of rehab. As exercise-related injuries continue to increase in fitness, is it time to revisit and understand the foundation concepts of movement, the relationship of stability and mobility throughout the kinetic chain and how they function in exercise and movement?

SCW (7.0), AFAA (6.0), NASM (0.6), AEA (6.5), ACSM (7.0),  ACE (0.6)  

Life Coaching

The landscape of the health and fitness industry has changed forever. So, how can you expand your current role and stay relevant in an industry you’re passionate about, serving a community you love? Well, there is a need now more than ever for solid online life coaches to lift us from this pandemic. The great news is that, with the right education and guidance as well as a solid structure and a talent for leadership, every trainer and instructor has the opportunity to become a successful life coach! In this certification, you will learn about what life coaching really is, the categories it encompasses and how to create a strong foundation for serving your clients in the virtual world. It’s a world that’s here to stay and, if you want to grow your impact and income, you want to be a part of it. You’ll also learn about various pathways for delivering your coaching and how to create an authentic brand that will attract your ideal clients. If you’re feeling called to make a bigger difference in the world, here’s your chance!

SCW (7.0), AFAA (7.0), NASM (0.7), AEA (7.0), ACSM (7.0), ACE (0.7)

Stretching & Flexibility

In this eight hour comprehensive course, review the science of stretching, flexibility and mobility. Acquire the knowledge to assess static and dynamic postures to identify movement quality issues and promote functional activities. Learn multiple flexibility, techniques, and stretching alternatives, including PNF (proprioceptive neuromuscular facilitation), active and dynamic stretching, passive and static options, assisted stretching techniques and more. Gain skill in myofascial release to enhance activation, recovery and regeneration for individuals of all ages and activity levels. Assist athletes to older adults, and distinguish yourself as a stretching expert. Perfect for one on one training, small group, training, and group fitness. This practical certification includes a variety of detailed program designs with an easy to execute system. Certification includes comprehensive manual and online examination.

SCW (7.0), AFAA (7.0), NASM (0.7), AEA (7.0), ACSM (7.0), ACE (0.7)

Marketing & Sales for Personal Trainers

This certification teaches you to succeed as a Personal Trainer by finding prospects and transforming them into long-term clients. Learn successful marketing techniques and usable social media strategies to perfect your skills at growing and sustaining a successful independent business.  Explore personalized pricing and experience revenue growth to ultimately maintain and succeed as a Personal Trainer in this competitive and lucrative field.


SCW (7.0), AFAA (7.0), NASM (0.7), AEA (4.0), ACSM (7.0),  ACE (0.6)

Small Group Personal Training

Understanding the art and practice of program design is critical to all Personal Trainers who teach Small Group Training classes. In this certification course, you will learn how to effectively utilize resistance tubing, steps, weighted bars, Gliding Discs and medicine balls. Learn critical body alignment and movement progressions to enhance motor learning and skill development for five functional program designs.



SCW (7.0), ACSM (7.0), ACE (0.7), NASM (0.7), AFAA (7.0), AEA (4.0)

Aquatic Personal Training

This Nationally Recognized Aquatic Personal Training Certification is led by one of the top aquatic experts in the country. Combine lecture and activity to address theoretical foundations, training principles, and hands-on program design. Acquire the necessary skill sets and critical knowledge to guide and inspire clients to achieve their health, fitness, and activities of daily living goals. Explore the essentials of exercise physiology and kinesiology, theories of water and how they apply to movement, health-risk assessment, physical evaluations, programming alternatives for cardio, strength and flexibility advancement. Experience an introduction to facilitating behavior change in addition to basic business and marketing skills in this full-day course.

SCW (7.0), ACSM (7.0), AEA (8.0), AFAA (7.0), NASM (0.7), ACE (0.8)

Nutrition Coaching for Fitness Pros

In this brand-new and highly requested SCW Certification, learn practical and safe techniques, plans and programs to provide sound nutritional coaching to guide your clients to reach their goals. Review your scope of practice and examine what can and should be discussed with clients to forge a strong, practical and healthy Client-Coach relationship. Review the foundations of nutrition and metabolism, and educate your clients about the principles of quality nutrition programs through Resting Metabolic Rate (RMR) and weight loss calculations. Examine the three most controversial food label concepts. Analyze organic, genetically modified organisms (GMOs) and food additives in a comprehensive yet usable fashion. Meal templates are included in addition to various behavior modification models and tools to improve dietary choices. Leave this certification confident and competent to coach your clients to long-term habitual success.

SCW (7.0), AFFA (7.0), NASM (0.7), AEA (7.0), ACSM (7.0), ACE (0.7)

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