Renew your qualifications


Continue to demonstrate leadership, mentor and teach specialty courses to Fitness Alberta candidates. 

Stay certified

Our community of Assistant Trainer-educators demonstrate professionalism and leadership to our community. Maintain your qualifications. Recertify now. 

Certification renewal requirements

Recertification fees are due annually on June 30 of your 2 year period. 

  • 1

    Professional development

    You must earn a minimum of 12 CECs biennially. 

    You can do this by attending our webinars, courses, workshops or by going to Fit Rendezvous or Perspectives in Exercise Health & Fitness conferences. You can attend Fitness Alberta approved courses or workshops delivered by outside agencies. You also petition for CECs for courses not approved or hosted by Fitness Alberta. Make sure you give ample time for your petition to be reviewed, so that your credits are ready for your recertification date. 

    Petition for CECs

  • 2

    Professional conduct agreement

    You must adhere to and sign the professional conduct agreement form.

  • 3

    CPR

    You must maintain current (annual) CPR. 

    CPR course providers

  • 4

    Pay your fees and upload your information

    Upload information demonstrating you've completed your renewal requirements, and pay your fees. 

    purchase your certification renewal

  • 5

    Late Recertification policy

    In the event you are unable able to complete your recertification on or before the expiry date, late registration may be accepted under the following conditions:

    1. Expired up to 30 days – No late fee, however insurance coverage will not begin until documents are verified as complete and processed. This date will be reflected on your insurance certificate.
    2. Expired 2 to 6 months – $50 late fee required (in addition to recertification fee).
    3. Expired longer than six months to 1 year - $100 late fee (in addition to recertification fee.)
    4. Expired longer than 1 year – challenge applicable exams, complete a practical assessment and other certification requirements.