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Group Fitness Certifications

To register for an AFAA workshop and to receive the 25% off discount (for all UMass students, faculty and staff), you must call AFAA directly at 1-800-446-2322.

All certification classes are held in the Recreation Center (University of Massachusetts/Amherst, 161 Commonwealth Avenue, Amherst, MA 01003).

AFAA Primary Group Fitness Certification
Date:   Saturday, February 28, 2015
Time:  9:00am – 6:00pm
Certification Fee: $299
Register at AFAA - 800-446-2322

AFAA Practical Pilates Workshop
This is an instructor training course designed for those who already have a nationally recognized instructor certification. Recommended prerequisite: Primary Group Exercise Certification.
Date:   Sunday, March 1, 2015
Time:  9:00am – 6:00pm
Workshop Fee: $129
Register at AFAA - 800-446-2322

AFAA Personal Training Certification
Date:  Friday, April 17, 2015 1:00pm - 9:30pm
Date:  Saturday, April 18, 2015 8:00am - 6:00pm
Date:  Sunday, April 19, 2015 8:00am - 6:00pm
Certification Fee: $499
Register at AFAA - 800-446-2322

Broga® Yoga Certification
Date: Saturday, March 28 & Sunday, March 29
Time: 9:00am - 6:00pm
Regular Certification Fee: $395.00
Early Bird Discount: $50.00 off
UMass Student Price: $145.00!!
Register at www.brogayoga.com


Jill Isabelle
Assistant Director Fitness/Wellness
112C Recreation Center
(413) 577-0855

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