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ACE Certified Health and Fitness Professionals are uniquely equipped to provide you
with a training program that is specifically tailored to meet your individual needs.

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A Nonprofit with a Mission:
The American Council on Exercise

As the leading nonprofit exercise professional and health coach certification organization, our mission is to get people moving and turn the tide on the physical-inactivity epidemic. To fulfill our mission, we are working to provide greater integration between fitness and healthcare, and are proud to support numerous groups representing diverse populations across the country to reduce barriers to physical activity in communities of need.

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How to Find an ACE Certified Pro

Whether you’re just starting out, or you’re an elite athlete training for your next event, ACE Certified Health and Fitness Professionals can create a program tailored to meet your individual needs. Train smarter, get faster results, crush your goals—with an ACE Certified Professional.

When searching for trainers on Find Your Trainer look for the ACE Certified badges on trainer profile pictures and in their certification section.

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ACE Integrated Fitness Training® (ACE IFT®) Model

Created to help ACE Certified Health and Fitness Professionals deliver custom, individualized exercise programs, the ACE IFT Model is scientifically proven to provide better results than a standard training program.* The ACE IFT Model was designed to meet people wherever they are and progress them toward their goals using a wide range of appropriately timed assessments, cardiorespiratory training, and a comprehensive approach to functional movement and resistance training.


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The Gold Standard for Over 30 Years

For over 30 years, ACE has set the gold standard in the health and fitness industry through certifications that are accredited by the National Commission for Certifying Agencies (NCCA)—a third party that ensures high standards across multiple fields, including nursing, counselors, emergency technicians, health and fitness professionals, and more. FYT is proud to partner with ACE and their 70,000 ACE Certified Professionals working to get people moving in communities around the world.