If your F.C.E.A. course is not approved by your certification/ licensing organization (see course list and individual courses for approvals), please use the information on this page to easily petition your organization for your course. We have made this process as painless as possible!
Not all organizations approve eLearning/ Home Study courses from other organizations. If your organization is not listed below, please call or email us for information.
To Petition a Course:
- Click on the link for the organization you wish to petition to download or print their petition form and/or required course documentation.
- Click on the course title below that you wish to have approved to access the course document. Save the course document to attach to an email or print the document to snail mail. The course document will contain most of the information you need to complete your petition requirements.
- Complete only the information on your petition form that is not included in the course document. (Name, address, personal information.) Write in "See Attached" if the information requested in the petition form is included in your course document.
- Send the required documentation and petition fee to your certifying organization.
|ACE||American Council on Exercise
For petition form
|AFAA||Athletics and Fitness Association of America
To access re-certification and petition information you must login to your AFAA account.
|CI||The Cooper Institute
Click on topic 7 for required information
|IFPA||International Fitness Professionals Association
Report form and General information sheet at bottom of page
|NASM||National Academy of Sports Medicine
To access re-certification and petition information you must login to your NASM account.
|NATA-BOC||National Athletic Trainers Association-Board of Certification
Click on Continuing Education and see "Category D" for required documentation
|NESTA||National Exercise and Sports Trainers Association
See page 5 for petition information
|NETA||National Exercise Trainers Association
Click on your certification category and then find the petition form link.
|NSCA||National Strength and Conditioning Association
See Policies and Procedures from NSCA. You may need to check with NSCA for approval before you take the course
Click on the course title below that you wish to have approved to access the pdf course document. The course document will contain most of the information you need to complete your petition requirements. Save the course document to attach to an email or print the document to snail mail.