Impact the Next Fitness Generation! The National Academy of Sports Medicine (NASM) developed the Youth Fitness Specialist (YFS) credential to educate health and fitness professionals on how to design safe, effective and fun training programmes for youth clients aged 6-19.

This specialised course will cover the science behind the programme, precautions for this age group along with an overview of assessments. The YFS arms professionals with the knowledge, skills, and confidence to work youth clients to assist in attaining their health and fitness goals.

The Youth Exercise Specialist programme is fully-accredited by the National Academy of Sports Medicine (NASM), a globally-recognised sports and fitness institution.

  • Capitalise on the growing demand for physical fitness experts for young people aged 6 to 19
  • Show kids how to have fun while improving their sports skills, increasing their physical activity level, and losing weight
  • Boost your reputation, career, and client base by learning to train young people in groups or individually using the Optimum Performance Training™ (OPT™) model
  • Provide training solutions for after-school programmes, youth sports teams, and the children of adult clients
  • Curtail the youth obesity trend at the source with exercise and nutritional guidance

So you’re passionate about fitness, but can’t commit to lectures – we have taken this into account and designed a comprehensive distance learning course, allowing you the flexibility to study in your own time without compromising on the quality of your learning experience.

The Youth Fitness Specialist course includes a downloadable course manual and programming manual, online quizzes, exercise library and an online exam.

  • Register for the course.
  • We send you your course material, including access to the world-class NASM online learning centre.
  • Email us if have ANY questions and we will get back to you within 24 hours.
  • Complete your examinations online through the NASM online learning portal.

* Course costs are subject to the package and payment option selected below.

Payment Upfront in Full
One payment of R4,400.00

Course cost includes:

  • Online learning
  • NASM course (Downloadable PDF document)
  • Exam fee
  • NASM certificate

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Impact the Next Fitness Generation! The National Academy of Sports Medicine (NASM) developed the Youth Fitness Specialist (YFS) credential to educate health and fitness professionals on how to design safe, effective and fun training programmes for youth clients ages 6-19.

This specialized course will cover the science behind the programme, precautions for this age group along with the overview of assessments. The YFS arms professionals with the knowledge, skills, and confidence to work youth clients to assist in attaining their health and fitness goals.

The Youth Exercise Specialist programme is fully-accredited by the National Academy of Sports Medicine (NASM), a globally-recognised sports and fitness institution.

  • Capitalise on the growing demand for physical fitness experts for young people aged 6 to 19
  • Show kids how to have fun while improving their sports skills, increasing their physical activity level, and losing weight
  • Boost your reputation, career, and client base by learning to train young people in groups or individually using the Optimum Performance Training™ (OPT™) model
  • Provide training solutions for after-school programmes, youth sports teams, and the children of adult clients
  • Curtail the youth obesity trend at the source with exercise and nutritional guidance

So you’re passionate about fitness, but can’t commit to lectures – we have taken this into account and designed a comprehensive distance learning course, allowing you the flexibility to study in your own time without compromising on the quality of your learning experience.

The Youth Fitness Specialist course includes a downloadable course manual and programming manual, online quizzes, exercise library and an online exam.

  • Register for the course.
  • We send you your course material, including access to the world-class NASM online learning centre.
  • Email us if have ANY questions and we will get back to you within 24 hours.
  • Complete your examinations online through the NASM online learning portal.

* Course costs are subject to the package and payment option selected below.

Payment Upfront in Full
One payment of R4,400.00

Course cost includes:

  • Online learning
  • NASM course (Downloadable PDF document)
  • Exam fee
  • NASM certificate

Your Details

Let us know how to get back to you.


General Information


Study Options