Soccer Fitness Testing and Training Theory Specialist

Soccer Fitness Testing and Training Theory Specialist

14 CECs/CEUs – See Below

The Soccer Testing and Training Theory Specialist Certification program provides strategic knowledge for gameplay and its application in soccer.



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Soccer Fitness Testing and Training Theory Specialist

Gain necessary information on awareness of landing mechanics, change of direction, deceleration progressions and total athletic muscle balancing, so players can develop strength, stability and confidence.

Our comprehensive certification course merges research-based, scientific information with practical and adaptable plans – providing you with the knowledge and tools you need to earn your Soccer Testing and Training Theory Specialist Credential.

The  Soccer Testing and Training Theory 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 Testing and Training Theory 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

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 performance analysis
 Explain proprioception and balance
 Identify change of direction and deceleration
Examine a functional movement screen
 Define agility and change of direction
 Compare static versus dynamic stretching
 Describe muscle-tendon-unit and stretching
Describe and demonstrate soccer circuits

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—1.4
✓ American College of Sports Medicine—ACSM—14
✓ America Fitness Professionals Association—AFPA—14
✓ British Columbia Recreation and Parks Association—BCRPA—14
✓ The Cooper Institute—CI—14
✓ International Fitness Professionals Association—IFPA—14
✓ International Tennis Performance Association—ITPA—14
✓ International Sports Sciences Association—ISSA—14
✓ National Association for Fitness Certification—NAFC—14
✓ National Association of Sports Nutrition—NASN—14
✓ National Council on Strength and Fitness—NCSF—6
✓ National Council For Certified Personal Trainers—NCCPT—1.4
✓ National Exercise & Sports Trainers Association—NESTA—see the special notes below
✓ National Federation of Professional Trainers—NFPT—2
✓ National Strength Professionals Association—NSPA—14
✓ Professional Fitness Instructor Training—PFIT—14
✓ American Senior Fitness Association—SFA—1.4
✓ World Instructor Training Schools—WITS—14

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 Testing and Training Theory 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 Testing and Training Theory 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 Testing and Training Theory Specialist Testimonials

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  • 5

    This course was extremely informative. The course gave me a much better understanding of soccer as a sport and the athleticism. I would definitely recommend this course to anyone in the Personal Training field and other professionals.

  • 5

    I feel this course is relevant for all individuals including personal trainers, chiropractors, athletic trainers and team coaches and more and not only in soccer, but also in related areas such as football, basketball, hockey and even cheerleading.

  • 5

    Highly recommend this course to any trainer looking to expand their skill set. Learned how to test to make it safe for clients to help injury prevention and improve their skills.

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