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Get your FREE exercise risk assessment!

As part of its first public health initiative, the Aerobics and Fitness Association of America* is proud to offer you a free exercise risk assessment!

Prior to beginning any form of regular exercise, it is very important to understand any and all exercise risks that you may have, so that you can safely engage in regular exercise without compromising your health. The first step in completing and understanding your exercise risks is to complete AFAA's Fitness Triage®.

Fitness Triage® is a 32-item questionnaire that is designed to identify your exercise risk status. Simply complete the questionnaire accurately and the system will automatically analyze the data using AFAA's patented Fitness Triage® software and display your results using a color-coded classification system:

RED (stop) - We strongly suggest that you seek professional health care advice and a physician's clearance before attempting any physical activity as the information that you provided suggests temporary or chronic conditions that are exercise risk factors

YELLOW (caution) - After having received clearance from your physician, please proceed with caution as the information that you have provided signifies that you may have one or more temporary or chronic conditions that might indicate an exercise risk factor.

GREEN (go) - Based on the information that you have provided there appears to be no evidence of any significant exercise risk factors.

Then, there is a list of links to detailed Fitness Gets Personal® content information on topics that relate specifically to your exercise risk factors. To begin your free exercise risk assessment, please click here.

*As the world's largest fitness and TeleFitness® educator™, Aerobics and Fitness Association of America (AFAA) has issued more than 250,000 certifications to fitness professionals from 73 countries around the world since 1983. Each year more than 2,500 workshops are hosted by health clubs and studios across the nation.


Try some exercises!

Below are a variety of professional exercise example videos used by personal trainers.

Please note the following important cautions before attempting these exercises:

Not all exercises are suitable for everyone, and these or any other exercises may result in injury. Certain special cautions may apply to individuals who are pregnant, injured, disabled, or have other special issues, regarding health and condition. All viewers should consult with a doctor before embarking on these or any other exercises.

To reduce the risk of injury, never force or strain during exercise. If you experience pain or discomfort during exercise, stop immediately and consult your doctor.

Does Personal Training seem like a great career for you? Then GET CERTIFIED with AFAA!

1.) Attend a three-day AFAA Personal Trainer Certification workshop and successfully complete both the written and practical examinations. This certification workshop utilizes AFAA's official course textbook, Personal Fitness Training: Theory & Practice.

  -OR-

2.) Earn your personal trainer certification entirely online by successfully passing AFAA's Personal Trainer Certification Online course, including both the written and practical examinations.

Both the workshop and online course are available at www.afaa.com.


…and coming soon!


Are you interested in taking exercise classes online? Imagine, no travel time to the gym, just a great workout from anywhere with a high speed internet connection.

Or how about talking face-to-face with a fitness expert without leaving home?

And what if you could participate in group panels with health and fitness experts on the topics that matter to you?

Sound exciting? AFAA will soon be unveiling its new program to do all of this and more!

Be one of the first to find out all of the details! Email us at Let us know what aspect(s) of Multitraining Live® you're interested by emailing us at multitraininglive@afaa.com.

 

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