CFES Certification, Recertification, Cross-transfer & Workshop Application Forms
Documents Download Centre

Welcome to the CFES Documents Download Centre for certification, recertification, cross-transfer, career development continuing education credits (CECs) and Workshop Presenters applications forms. All forms are fillable Adobe PDF files. If you don’t have Adobe Reader, you can download this too. Click here to download Adobe Reader.

You will find all the forms necessary to complete certification, recertification and/or cross-transfer in your fitness leadership designation(s) as individual packages of documents listed in the left sidebar to click to download, save to your PC, complete and submit to CFES via email or snail mail. 

Workshop presenters wishing to offer continuing education credit (CEC) workshops can download the CFES Workshops Presenter Application Form, and complete and submit for review and approval.

Application Form Directions:
To complete recertification for Instructors and Personal Trainers with current credentials, you can find the renewal application forms package for your designation(s) hyperlinks in the left column [e.g. Aquafit Instructor, Group Fitness Instructor, Weight Training Instructor, Personal Trainer, Skills Assessment Evaluator or Educator]. Click the hyperlinks to download each application forms package for the designation(s) you are re-certifying, save to your computer, complete the forms and submit. There is only one fee for all designations but protocol requires full certification application document completions.

Fitness Instructor & Personal Trainer Cross-transfer Certification: CFES examines fitness instructor and personal trainer cross-transfer certifications on a case by case basis based on skills, competency and credentials. If you are unsure of your equivalency contact the CFES office to discuss. To complete cross-transfer certification for candidates with current fitness instructor or personal trainer credentials, you can download the CFES Certification Cross-transfer Application Forms Package, complete and submit along with collateral documentation for review.