NAFTA - National Aerobics & Fitness Trainers Association

Power Cycle Instructor

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Upcoming Workshops

June 16, 2023
Colorado Springs, CO

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Certification Details

All the technical skills and tools needed to create fun, exciting and motivating cycling classes.

This course is designed for the instructor who wants to expand their teaching capabilities to indoor cycling. This program utilizes various cycling programs' strengths to create a well-rounded cycle instructor who can instruct on any indoor cycle. Topics include safe and effective cycle class design, cycling techniques for endurance, speed and strength, choreography and example workouts, studio setup & design, and much more!

Topics Covered

  • Principles Indoor Cycling
  • Safety Guidelines
  • Class Design
  • Choreography
  • Cueing
  • Setting up the Bike


The following eligibility requirements have been implemented for the certification exam:

  • You must be at least 18 years of age.
  • You must hold adult CPR (cardiopulmonary resuscitation) certification and it must be current at the time of the exam. Those submitting proof of CPR with their application will be exempt from future CPR audits, up to the expiration date of the certification. (You may sit for the exam without proof of CPR; however, you will not receive your exam results until you provide proof of current CPR certification.)
  • In order to take the Certification exams, you must attend the NAFTA workshop for the specific certification you are pursuing and have taken the practical examination component prior to receiving your on line access to the written exam.


To get recertified in this certification you either need to earn 15 CEU's or take a new certification workshop. To apply for recertification, please log in to your account.

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