ACSM Certification

Step 1

  • Complete Infofit’s Fitness Theory Course
  • Receive letter of course completion

Step 2

  • Complete Infofit’s  Personal Training Basics (Weight Training Course)

Step 3

  • Complete Infofit’s Personal Trainer Course
  • Complete and pass the ACSM Personal Training Certification exam

Congratulations, you are now an ACSM Certified Personal Trainer!

ACSM Certification Specifics

ACSM Personal Training Certification Exam Costs:

  • Computer Based Format $279 for the First Time. Retake $150. Exam costs are US Dollars.
  • If you are unable to sit for the original date requested, you may reschedule your exam. A rescheduling fee will be assessed for computer-based exams.

ACSM Exam Registration Instructions:

  • Go to: www.vue.com create an account, choose a location and date for you exam.

ACSM Personal Training Certification Exam Specifics

The ACSM Certification exam will be delivered in a computer-based testing format (English only) at Pearson VUE®Authorized Test Centers worldwide. There are 120 scored and 30 unscored multiple-choice questions based on KSA’s (Knowledge, Skills and Abilities) distributed across eight content areas. The table below lists the approximate percentage of questions from each content area:

KSAs Competency Area %
Exercise Prescription (Training) and Programming 28%
Exercise Physiology and Related Exercise Science 24%
Health Appraisal and Fitness Exercise Testing 13%
Clinical and Medical Considerations 10%
Nutrition and Weight Management 9%
Safety, Injury Prevention and Emergency Procedures 8%
Program Administration, Quality Assurance, and Outcome Assessment 4%
Human Behaviour 4%
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