Pursue Your Dream Health & Wellness Career Now

World-class accredited education at an affordable price to help you become the next leader in the health, nutrition, and fitness industry.

AFPA, American Fitness Professionals & Associates, provides comprehensive programs designed by experts, that will give you the high-caliber expertise necessary to effectively change lives.


130000+ students certified

29+ years of excellence in education

30+ certification programs offered

98.9% student satisfaction

Create Your Own Path, Explore Our Extensive Programs and Certifications

AFPA thrives on having the most comprehensive selection of health, fitness & nutrition certification programs. With over 30 unique certifications, you can find the exact curriculum you’re looking for. Select the category that speaks to you.

The robust, all-in-one education provider dedicated to turning your dream career into reality.

Our health, fitness and nutrition certification programs are tailored to suit anyone’s schedule. In just 6 months or less, you can become certified on your own time, from anywhere in the world.


Earn an income living your passion

Whether you want to land your dream job or are working to start or grow your own business, you can turn your love for helping others into a lucrative career.

healthier lives

Inspire others to lead healthier lives

Motivate, inspire and transform the lives of others by helping them achieve optimal health with the guidance of counseling and coaching methods.

Discover your financial freedom

Your career choice is one of the most important, pivotal decisions you’ll ever make. Choose from our extensive educational options to help you become financially independent doing what you love.

Program flexibility

Study for your certification at your own convenience. Our curriculums can be completed at your own pace from anywhere in the world.

Low-risk financial investment

We offer some of the best and highly-respected, non-degreed training programs in health, wellness and nutrition education with minimal financial commitment.

International recognition

We thrive on industry-leading education. With over 130,000 graduates throughout the past-quarter century, our certification process is scientifically proven and results driven.

We let the results speak for themselves. Here’s what our past graduates have to say.


AFPA feels like more of a family. I can always email or reach out if I have any questions and I get a response immediately. It’s a very caring organization. I’ve been certified with other organizations and that’s not always the case.”

Raven Harrington, AFPA Holistic Nutritionist

I searched left and right for something that was accredited, affordable, and was really extensive. I found AFPA, which checked all those boxes and then some. I loved that they have been around for over 27 years. It was great that the certification was flexible and I could still homeschool my kids while studying.”

Amilia Brady, AFPA Holistic Nutritionist

“Wellness is now a $3.72 trillion industry, making it one of the world’s fastest-growing, most resilient markets. The growth trajectory of the wellness industry appears unstoppable.”

The Global Wellness Institute


With over 2000+ 5 star reviews, AFPA continues to produce countless satisfied graduates into successful health, nutrition, and fitness professionals. Here’s what they have to say…