CFES live streaming conference: “Resiliency … Advancing Despite Adversity”

Join us for this year’s CFES live streaming conference for fitness instructors and personal trainers to help fulfil your career development continued education credit (CEC) requirements.

The theme of the conference this year will be “Resiliency … Advancing Despite Adversity”, taking in account how instructors and personal trainers are coping, adapting and supporting each other to bounce back after a chaotic two years. This event is a great opportunity for everyone to share their experiences, network and feel a sense of community.
8 CFES Career development continuing education credits (CECs)

Presenters include:

Opening 8:30 am – 8:45

Keynote: Shannon Fable: “Get Out Of Your Own Way: A Roadmap to Find Your Path to Greater Success
8:45 am9:45 am


Get Out Of Your Own Way: A Roadmap to Find Your Path to Greater Success
Sometimes the person in the mirror is the one holding you back. While it may not seem obvious, learning to shift your mindset is the first step in navigating our reimagined fitness industry and finding your unique place. Join Shannon Fable, an industry veteran who handcrafted her unique path to success, as she walks you through the 3 As that are most likely to sidetrack you throughout your career. A conversation interspersed with thought-provoking questions will leave you inspired (and prepared) to accomplish everything you’ve ever dreamed

Shannon Fable is a sought after speaker, author, and thought leader in the area of business development and strategic innovation. She has spent more than two decades helping impressive brands such as Anytime Fitness, Schwinn®, Power Systems, ACE, Silver Sneakers, FIT4MOM, Intelivideo and BOSU®. Fable served as Chair of the ACE board of directors, co-founded and successfully sold GroupEx PRO®, and was awarded the 2013 IDEA and 2006 ACE Instructor of the Year awards. As a Book Yourself Solid® Licensed Professional, she helps fit pros navigate the industry to build scalable and sustainable businesses. Shannon is the Director of Partnerships for Stronger U Nutrition, part of the Self Esteem Brands portfolio

10:15 am – 11:30 am
Your Brain on Meditation – The Neuroscience of Meditative Practice

Lorne Opler is a Professor of Fitness and Health Promotion at Georgian College in Barrie, Ontario, a freelance fitness writer and a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist through the National Strength and Conditioning Association and CFES Educator.  As owner of Lorne Opler Mobile Personal Training, his passion is to motivate and empower people of all ages and all abilities to become physically active and inspire people to reach levels of achievement they may once have though impossible.  With interests in exercise for mental health and exercise for older adults, people with disabilities and people with chronic conditions, Lorne’s motto is “movement is for everybody and every body.”   Visit his website at or through Instagram @: trainerlorne


12:00 pm – 1:15 pm

Developing A Vision & Grow And Unstoppable Mindset


Sandra Fromme
CFES Educator, Personal Trainer, Aquafit Instructor
Destiney Global Elite Personal Development Coach

Do you have dreams, goals, and skills? Now it’s time to get past what has been stopping you.
There is nothing more frustration that having a dream that never gets fulfilled. Still, millions for fitness instructors and business owners let their dreams and goals stagnate because of beliefs, actions and mindsets that feed the behaviours that keep them stuck.

On October the 15, 2022 I will show you how to recognize the thought patterns that keep you stuck in doubt, failure, frustration and where they come from. We will walk through 8 action steps to replace destructive thought patterns with a success mindset that will make you unstoppable!

1:45 pm – 3:00 pm

Presentation title to come

Brenda Adams, Kinesiologist, Life Coach, Ph.D. Student
Owner, The Personal Training Collective, CFES Educator

Info to come


3:30 pm – 4:45 pm
Presentation title to come

Brian Justin, MKin, CEP, CSCS,
Clinical Exercise Physiologist / Professional Kinesiologist / Somatic Movement Coach, CFES Educator

Round Up Closing Session 4:45 pm – 5:00 pm

Continuing Education Credits: 8 CECs: 

Date & Times: Saturday, October 15, 2022, 8:30 am – 5:00 pm
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