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Certification Opportunities


Have you ever wanted to do more than just participate in Group X?  ChargerREC offers that opportunity as well!  You could join the ranks of our certified instructors who get paid to lead exciting classes and inspire hundreds of participants every week!  We host several courses throughout the year. 

See below for the info:

Spinning Instructor Orientation

Saturday October 5th  8:30 am - 5:30 pm
Registration Fee: $295.00
Spinning Instructor Manual - US $30.00

Workshop Description: This comprehensive workshop will give you all the tools you need to become a certified Spinning instructor and lead your own classes in any of the 35,000+ Official Spinning Facilities worldwide. When you sign up, you'll receive the Spinning Instructor Manual for use as reference during your class, the Spinning Instructor Assessment and beyond. Upon completion of the Orientation, you will be eligible to take the Assessment test online at your convenience. Certification is active for two years from the date of Orientation, and with continuing education, can be maintained for a lifetime. Bring your gear and be ready for two great rides led by a Spinning Master Instructor. Workshop time (including two rides and a lunch break) is nine hours.

As a bonus—all Orientation participants receive a complimentary SPIN® Membership effective the date you register and expires six months after your Orientation (a $99 value). SPIN members receive 15% off Spinning® continuing education workshops and other valuable discounts. So, if you are signing up for an Orientation, be sure to check and see if there is a continuing education workshop being offered as well!

In the Spinning Instructor Training, you'll learn how to:

  • Demystify cycling biomechanics
  • Instruct students on bike setup and safety
  • Develop strong coaching skills
  • Craft unforgettable class ride profiles
  • Incorporate heart rate training and the Spinning Energy Zones™
  • Use visualization techniques to enhance the mind/body connection

Spinning Instructor Training—the most comprehensive and widely recognized indoor cycling training program on the planet. 

The ride of your life starts here.™

Continuing Ed: 8.0 AFAA > .8 ACE > .8 NASM

Note: Heart Rate Monitor strongly recommended for this workshop

Creative Coaching in Spinning (Star Point Workshop)

Sunday October 6th 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Registration Fee: $109.00

Workshop Description: The purpose of the Creative Coaching workshop is to provide you with answers to your training questions so that you can help students and clients achieve better fitness. Participants will learn the fundamentals of creating course designs for Spinning classes by using the four Ps: population, purpose, planning and progression. This workshop will also give you creative ideas that you will be able to use immediately in your Spinning classes. 

Continuing Ed: 6 STAR Points > 3.5 AFAA > .4 ACE

Workshop Format: lecture plus practical application, ending with a ride.

Course Materials: Upon registering you will receive a Workshop Outline in PDF format to download from your account


Note:  While ChargerREC hosts these events, all courses and certification workshops are independently run by the organizations.  Dates and courses subject to change at any time – be sure to check our website for the most current details.