Soccer Fitness Specialist

Soccer Fitness Specialist

18 CECs/CEUs – See Below

The Soccer Fitness Specialist Certification program includes over 75 strength and power endurance exercises, strength training and efficient circuit training required for soccer-specific conditioning.



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Soccer Fitness Specialist

By using our organized approach to soccer conditioning, your clients will notice quick improvements and amazing outcomes and avoid over-training and burn-out.

Adding the credential of a Certified Soccer Fitness Specialist will enable you to expand your services and establish you as the go-to expert in this valuable niche market.

The Soccer Fitness Specialist Certification course is suitable for a wide array of health experts and professionals including personal trainers, group fitness instructors, chiropractors and chiropractic assistants, soccer coaches, physical therapists, massage therapists, athletic trainers, registered dietitians, occupational therapists, safety experts, physical education teachers, recreational activity instructors, registered nurses, physicians, osteopaths and other allied health professionals.

✓ Specialist Credential
✓ No Credential Renewal Fees
✓ Certificate of Completion
✓ Mobile and Tablet Optimized
✓ Full Lifetime Access – 24/7
✓ No Extra or Added Fees

✓ No Final Exam Retake Fees
✓ No Time Limit on Final Exam
✓ Paper Exam Option
✓ Supplemental Resources
✓ Client Handouts & Charts


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Soccer Fitness Specialist

GMP Big Advantage – Instant access – dive in and start learning right away. Download the materials to the course and view offline – so you are not confined to be online.

Downloadable Components
✓ Course Book
✓ Study Workbook
✓ Notes Guide
✓ Soccer Resources
✓ Sample Practice Plans
✓ Soccer Fitness Routine Charts
✓ Client Session Plan Collection

Online Components
✓ Lesson Plan Steps
✓ Final Exam and Instant Grading
✓ Certificate of Completion

Big Bonus: Specialist Designation
✓ Your Specialist Designation does not expire
✓ There are NO FEES to keep your Credential current

And More
✓ No Final Exam Retake Fees
✓ Education Tech Support
✓ Lifetime—24/7 access

Describe a basic soccer conditioning plan
Demonstrate and plan a routine that includes bodyweight and cardio exercises
 Explain and demonstrate an isometric strength training program
Demonstrate plyometrics and agility ladder drills
Demonstrate medicine ball velocity and power exercises
 Plan speed and agility drills
 Apply balance player development techniques
 Plan a pre-training warm-up routine
 Apply dynamic stretching
 Explain self-myofascial release and demonstrate foam roller exercises
Identify major factors to use when designing soccer-specific programs
Define soccer training protocols to effectively develop strength, power and muscular endurance
 Evaluate when and how to utilize plyometric movements
Create soccer-specific resistance training workouts

Accreditations & Certification Board Approvals
GMP Fitness is proud to be nationally approved and accredited by the following organizations. If you do not see your certification company in the list below—please contact GMP Fitness at 888-467-3488 or email (or click here). The course may be pending approval.

✓ American Council on Exercise—ACE—see the special notes below
✓ ACTION Certification—ACTION—1.8
✓ American College of Sports Medicine—ACSM—18
✓ America Fitness Professionals Association—AFPA—18
✓ British Columbia Recreation and Parks Association—BCRPA—18
✓ The Cooper Institute—CI—18
✓ International Fitness Professionals Association—IFPA—18
✓ International Tennis Performance Association—ITPA—18
✓ International Sports Sciences Association—ISSA—18
✓ National Association for Fitness Certification—NAFC—18
✓ National Association of Sports Nutrition—NASN—18
✓ National Council on Strength and Fitness—NCSF—8
✓ National Council For Certified Personal Trainers—NCCPT—0.8
✓ National Exercise & Sports Trainers Association—NESTA—see the special notes below
✓ National Federation of Professional Trainers—NFPT—2.0
✓ National Strength Professionals Association—NSPA—18
✓ Professional Fitness Instructor Training—PFIT—18
✓ American Senior Fitness Association—SFA—1.8
✓ World Instructor Training Schools—WITS—18

ACE (American Council on Exercise)—If you are an ACE Certified Professional and would like to earn CECs for this course please email or call GMP Fitness to find out if this course is going through the approval process.
*NESTA (National Exercise & Sports Trainers Association)—accepts GMP Fitness courses for credits, There MAY be a petition fee.
*ITPA (The International Tennis Performance Association)—ITPA members can earn continuing credits for their certifications through GMP Fitness.

GMP Fitness Exam Facts
✓ Exam instructions are online.
✓ Online true/false and/or multiple/choice final exam.
✓ You must pass the exam with 80% or higher.
✓ NO time limit to take the exam.
✓ You can save your final exam if you cannot complete it in one sitting.
✓ Immediate grading and exam results.
✓ Instant download to your certificate of achievement.
✓ NO fees to take the examincluded in the price.
✓ NO fees to Retake the examincluded in the price.

3 Simple Steps To Get Your Certificate
1. Pass the online final exam.
2. Automatic certificate generation.
3. Download your CEC/CEU Certificate.

Your Reward For Excellence
→ Soccer Fitness Specialist Certificate upon successful completion of the exam (This is a downloadable CEC/CEU Certificate – included with the price of the Course)

Optional Purchase—Distinguished Achievement Recognition Certificate (mailed)
Show off your Specialist Credential with our Distinguished “Professional Soccer Fitness Specialist” Certificate.

What does it take to become a Professional Specialist?
You will need to complete the course and pass the final exam.

Keeping your Credential Current
There are NO FEES to keep your Credential current, but we do strongly encourage students to take further education. This will not only elevate your skills and fortify your knowledge, but it will also show your dedication and commitment to your clients and your profession.

When will I receive my Continuing Education Certificate (CECs/CEUs)?
When you pass the final exam you will receive your CEC/CEU Certificate. This will be available for you to download.

How long do I have access to the Specialist Curriculum?
You will have lifetime access to this Specialization Program. There are no time limits or constrictions in this course and you are welcome to revisit the materials as many times as you like.

Professional (P) Course Prerequisites
Just One Prerequisite … To qualify to take any of the GMP Fitness Courses you must be at least 18 years of age. See our FAQs for more information.
Note: Continuing Education Credits (CECs/CEUs) will only be applied for certified fitness professionals or other health professionals.

Customer Course Support
As part of the GMP Fitness commitment to customer service, you’ll receive unsurpassed, exceptional customer support. Have a question after you purchase the course—contact us at or call 888-467-3488.

Soccer Fitness Specialist Testimonials

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$ $199
  • 5

    I learned a ton about soccer. I didn?t have much knowledge about the sport, but now I have a good understanding of what specifically goes on during a match (length of running versus walking for example) and then I can use this information to create a program for someone training for soccer.

  • 5

    I can use many of the principles of this course with clients strength training programming both on and off-season. It also has great ideas on how to improve weak links in performance and technique and how to build progressions in training for these. These principles work as well with other athletes ...Read More

  • 5

    I am very impressed by the entire presentation of this course. As a trainer, it was refreshing to find that the program was so well rounded with discussions on dynamic exercises, static stretching, energy planning, injury prevention, sport specific drills, etc. The visual component enhanced my learn ...Read More

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