How much does the ACE test cost?

How much does the ACE test cost?


Computer-Based (U.S. and Canada only) PT Health Coach
First Time $499 $499
Retake $249 $249
2nd ACE Certification $249 $249
Formerly ACE Certified Professional $199 $199

Is the ACE certification worth it?

I would put this certification up in the ranks with NASM and NSCA. Overall, the ACE personal training certification will give you the skills needed to be a successful fitness coach using the ACE training model. I suggest that you go to the ACE website for the most current prices and information on the IFT.

How hard is it to get ACE certified?

The ACE CPT Exam is known for being one of the most difficult personal training certifications to pass. Out of the almost 800-page textbook they select 150 questions that need to be completed in a three hour time limit. This can cause major anxiety as knowing what to study can be hard to determine.

What happens if you fail the ACE exam?

If you happen to fail the exam on your first try, you will have to pay a test retake fee of $199. This is why it is very important to pass on your first time around as it can get very expensive if you keep on failing.

Is 40 too old to become a personal trainer?

“Am I too old to be a personal trainer?” You’re never too old to start an exercise program and the same is true when it comes to being a personal trainer. NFPT has an active and certified 82 year old trainer, so I’d say there really is no limit!

How long is ACE certification good for?

two years
In order to keep delivering on your mission to get people moving, you are required to maintain a current ACE Certification and demonstrate your continued competence through continuing education credits (CECs) and certification renewal every two years.

Is Ace exam open book?

It is not an open book test, but the study materials you prepare with can help you narrow down the lengthy textbook (500 pages), and nail down the knowledge you need to know in order to pass the exam, and essentially, to succeed as a certified personal trainer.

How old are most personal trainers?

The respondents were 54.5% female and 45.5% male. The average personal trainer age was 39.8±12.7 years. Personal trainers have been working for 13.4±10.0 years and work 32.4±16.3 hours per week….Table 2.

American Council on Exercise 57 (10.2%)
US Army Master Fitness Trainer 1 (0.2%)
Dragon Door 3 (0.5%)