ACSM Exercise Physiologist Certification Preparation
ACSM Exercise Physiologist Certification Preparation

7 CECs


Course Description: Prepare for the ACSM-EP exam with this convenient, online course. Learn and study at your own pace with audio and PowerPoint presentations. The course includes access to 5 modules that cover:

  • Module 1 – Pre-Activity Screening
  • Module 2 – Fitness Assessments and Exercise Prescription
    • 2a, Cardiorespiratory Fitness Assessments and Programming
    • 2b, Muscular Strength and Endurance Assessments and Programming
    • 2c, Body Composition and Weight Management
    • 2d, Flexibility Assessments and Programming
  • Module 3 – Exercise for Special Populations
  • Module 4 – Behavior Change and Stress Management
  • Module 5 – Leadership, Management, Marketing, and Legal Issues

Each module remediates to the exam preparation materials, so you know what resources to go to if you need additional information.

Recommended Reading: ACSM’s Resources for the Exercise Physiologist and ACSM’s Guidelines for Exercise Testing and Prescription

Learning Objectives: At the conclusion of the course, you will be able to demonstrate knowledge of:

  • Health and fitness assessments of healthy individuals and individuals with stable chronic health conditions.
  • Exercise prescription and implementation for individuals and individuals with stable chronic health conditions.
  • Exercise counseling and behavioral strategies as related to positive health and wellness outcomes.
  • Risk management and professional responsibilities of an exercise physiologist.


This course includes audio and PowerPoints, a corresponding online quiz, and a course evaluation.

Course costs do not include the cost of the exam or study materials. 

Additional study will be required for achieving ACSM certification.

All course content will be presented to you electronically upon completion of your purchase. This includes all viewing and reading material, quizzes, and certificates (certificates awarded upon successful completion of the quizzes).

No substitutions will be allowed for this CEC course. CEC course only. This course is not an ACSM certification. Review ACSM-EP degree requirements.

You can earn ACSM CECs for attending; however, these CECs can only be used for existing certifications.

For questions related to your online CEC courses or purchases, please email

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Note – ACSM will be launching an all-new ACSM-EP Prep Course in Early 2023.   

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