Department of Sports Science and Physical Education

Faculty of Education, The Chinese University of Hong Kong

ACSM Health Fitness Specialist Certification

ACSM (American College of Sports Medicine) is one of the world most prestigious professional bodies in fitness and sports medicine with more than 25,000 members in 60 countries all across the world. ACSM also sets the industry standards for certifying health fitness professionals. The ACSM certificates also recognized as the highest standard in the fitness industry. For more information about ACSM, please visit www.acsm.org.

The Department has been proudly working with the Physical Fitness Association of Hong Kong, China, to organize the ACSM Health Fitness Certification Workshop Examination periodically. Courses held before included the ACSM Health Fitness Instructors, and the ACSM Personal Trainer certification courses. The ACSM Health Fitness Instructor was later changed to ACSM Health Fitness Specialist certification. In recent years, the ACSM certification has undergone major restructure. Existing certifications include the ACSM Personal Trainer, Group Exercise Instructor, and the Exercise Physiologist certification. Interested persons may visit http://certification.acsm.org/get-certified for more information. To know more about the ACSM Certification Workshop & Examination, please contact the Physical Fitness Association of Hong Kong, China, at http://www.hkpfa.org.hk/. phone #: 2838 9594.

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