Kettlebell Training Specialist Certification (KTS)

Cost: $199.00 + $7.00 shipping on materials
CEU Approvals: 4 ISFTA CEU’s
(Textbook & Exam Included)
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Course Details:

Over the past few years, the industry surrounding the use of the kettlebell has grown by leaps and bounds.  With kettlebells growing in popularity as the exercise tool of choice, be it for professional athletes, medical professionals, sport coaches, or simply your general fitness population looking for a more effective workout, there is no question that there is a rising demand for highly skilled and competent kettlebell instructors.  The ISFTA Kettlebell Training Specialist Certification (KTS) is just one way you could increase your knowledge of the proper use and role of kettlebells in the prescription of fitness programming to your clients. 

An ISFTA Kettlebell Training Specialist Certification (KTS) from ISFTA can help the experienced fitness professional expand their career through:

  • Igniting new ways to engage your clients.
  • Giving you the edge on the competition with tools that can diversify you from other trainers.

The ISFTA Kettlebell Training Specialist Certification (KTS) core concepts include:

  • Kettlebell program design.
  • How to scale movements for varying fitness levels.
  • Beginner, intermediate and advanced concepts of general kettlebell conditioning.
  • The primary lifts and variations and how to include them in your fitness programming.
  • Core concepts and modifications/variations for:
    • Swing progression
    • Cleans progression
    • Over head press
    • Deadlift progression
    • Squat progression
    • Floor press
    • Rows
    • Slingshots
    • Renegade row
    • Alternating cleans
    • Turkish get-ups
    • Windmills
    • Jerks
  • How to properly warm up and cool down

The ISFTA Kettlebell Training Specialist Certification is for those who are already certified as a Personal Fitness Trainer and/or Group Fitness Instructor and wish to increase their knowledge of Kettlebell Training principles. Along with the textbook that includes a depiction of over 300 step by step photos, students will receive a 25 question exam. Upon completion of the exam, it is to be mailed to ISFTA for grading.

When should I expect my results?

  • Within 12-14 business days from the submission of your examination you will receive your results.

A passing score of 90% is required to receive the designation of Certified ISFTA Kettlebell Training Specialist (KTS).

This home study course counts for 4 ISFTA CEU’s toward your ISFTA Certified Personal Fitness Trainer Certification and/or ISFTA Group Fitness Instructor Certification renewals.

Credentialed certificate awarded upon successful completion of all requirements.

ISFTA Credential:

CEU Approvals: