Northwest College

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Online Training

Educational Fitness Solutions

Educational Fitness Solutions offer Online Professional Certificates in Nutrition, Fitness, and Health. These innovative, Web-based certificate programs are designed to supply essential educational pathways and career opportunities to those seeking to start a career in the emerging fitness/health industry, for established health and fitness professionals who desire advanced education, and for allied health and medical professionals from all fields seeking to broaden their careers. Graduates receive a certificate of completion from Northwest College Center for Training and Development.

Certificates Available:



National Certification Programs:

  • National Posture Institute

           -Certified Posture Specialist

           -Certified Resistance Training Professional

  • The Esmonde Technique

           -Essentrics Instructor

The following organizations have recognized our programs for continuing education credits/units:

  • American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM)
  • National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA)
  • International Sports Sciences Association (ISSA)
  • Health and Fitness Professionals Association (HFPA)
  • National Council on Strength and Fitness (NCSF)
  • National Federation of Professional Trainers (NFPT)
  • National Strength Professionals Association (NSPA)
  • Senior Fitness Association (SFA)
  • The Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR), the credentialing agency for the American Dietetic Association (ADA)



Christi Greaham
Training & Development Program Specialist, Powell & Cody