How to Get Certified


Two parts to begin WholyFit Certification process:

Part 1: Silver Certification

Part 2: Gold Certification

———-initial certification———-

Part 3: After initial certification, you will be required to maintain your certification with ongoing continuing education. This is industry standard and required of fitness certifications globally.

Note: Your first re-certification deadline is 2 years from your Silver Start up date. This will be your Gold-Recertification deadline. Re-certify every 2 years by doing Continuing Education in the “Trainer Area.”

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What to expect from the WholyFit Certification program:

You will initially be professionally equipped as a group exercise instructor and personal trainer.

After initial certification, it is our emphasis to encourage you to offer Gentle Body Power group exercise classes in your church. Our support emphasis is ministry, but you are free, of course, to offer your services in any capacity you choose, for ministry or business or both.   Train others physically, emotionally and spiritually. Help people build strength and flexibility with the Gentle Body POWER system and teach them Biblical stress management too. After you register, we will walk you through the certification step by step at your convenience. During WholyFit Certification you will get an in-depth knowledge about fitness principles, exercise technique, form and safety. You will learn how to be an effective leader and get encouragement to live a Biblical lifestyle. You will download everything you need including teacher’s manuals, photos, videos, your texts and anatomy programs, etc… You will not get a better certification anywhere, and you will be blessed throughout the process as you learn about mind-body health, wellness and fitness from a Biblically Christian perspective that takes into account the WHOLE YOU: body, soul and spirit.

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phI14.l22Part 1: Silver Certification

Do the online, interactive course and start training others in just 90 days!

Get WholyFit Silver Certified from the comfort of your home, according to your own schedule. Once Silver Certification is complete, you may formally start training people in the basics of the  WholyFit Gentle Body POWER system (Layer 1.)

The all-online course called “Silver Certification” will equip you to start training people with the basics of the WholyFit Gentle Body POWER system in just 90 days! Access this pro resource 24 hours a day from the comfort of your own home for an investment of less than $599! Choose from three launch dates per year.


What does Silver Certification include?

Silver Certification covers Layer 1* Technique, form & safety plus fitness theory & practice, basic functional anatomy & teaching methodology as applied to WholyFit GBP. You will be trained in the basic WholyFit (GBP) Layer 1* exercises and techniques and learn how to train others.


How long does Silver Certification take?

Silver online certification will take you approximately 40 hours to complete the book work, and you are required to practice the exercises for an additional 25 hours. You will learn and practice layer 1 of the Ephesians 6 routine exercises through Photo-coaching – an exciting original online training technique developed exclusively by WholyFit. You will also be assigned a Mentor Trainer who will walk you through certification. Be sure to contact your trainer early and continue communication as statistically, those who stay in touch with their Mentor Trainer experience the greatest success. You are not alone!


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Online Silver Certification courses have 3 launch dates per year. See the Trainings Page for the next scheduled Silver Semester.  You do not have to have a place to teach yet, just start praying about where God might end up placing you to teach. During Silver Certification it’s wise to start to promote your upcoming services right away to your church or community. Purchase your Posture Cards from the store page and start your 25 hours of required personal practice right away with a supportive friend for practice. When you receive your WholyFit “Silver Certified” certificate you are authorized to begin teaching a formal class.

Then begin training others formally

Teach group exercise classes or offer personal training sessions using Gentle Body Power core strength and stability techniques in the basics (Layer 1)! You can call it “WholyFit Devotional Exercise” or “Gentle Body Power.” Always be sure to promote yourself as, “WholyFit Certified” wherever you go!

More about Silver Certification

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Part 2: Gold Certification

Complete this 3-day hands on workshop within two years.

Within two years from your start date, come to a Gold Certification for face to face, hands on training with WholyFit Founder, Laura Monica, and lead Silver Trainer, Pam Collins and/or the WholyFit staff. Gold Training is a three-day workshop where you will be introduced to the advanced methods and we will make sure each posture fits your body. Make new friends, get prayer and personal care during the Bible study and fellowship times.  There is also an additional, optional fellowship time the night before and the day after the training. Gold Training is offered at least 2 times per year in TX and CA and hopefully more will be offered by WholyFit Mentors in the future, in their areas. Be sure to sign up for our newsletters and stay posted.

How to Register for Gold Certification

Register for Gold Certification Training right away. It is required that Silver interns register for Gold within 2 years from your Silver Certification Course start up date. (Register for both Silver and Gold together and save 15-20%!) Gold Certification is completed in person with the WholyFit staff. Pick any Gold Certification Training coming up within 2 years of your Silver start up date. Come for the benefit of your own personal practice or to become certified to train others in GBP. Bring a friend!


Register for Gold Certification if you have not already

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What does Gold Certification include?

Gold Certification is completed in person with the WholyFit staff and includes hands-on intensive training. We will help you in a hands-on fashion, to properly execute WholyFit exercises and get an introduction to Layer 2 & 3 exercises with proper technique, form & safety. In addition to Silver online training, actual hands-on practice cueing and demonstrating to real people (“practicum and teaching methodology”) is essential to complete your initial training. Therefore Gold training is required training to be taken within a two year period or the instructor is no longer certified and is no longer authorized to teach WholyFit classes. If Gold Training is not completed within two years of Silver Certification, a Silver Refresher must be taken to restart the process in addition to the Gold Training. Go for the Gold! It is a wonderful experience and you will enjoy practicing with the WholyFit team and meeting other WholyFit Instructors from around the world.

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You are WholyFit Gold Certified!

Once you receive your WholyFit “Gold Certified” certificate, you can begin to train others in the multi-layer  GBP system, as you feel comfortable, and you will continue to receive training from WholyFit. Your Gold certification will continue to be active for two years from your Silver Start up date. By your Silver “anniversary date,” you are required to complete your Gold Re-certification training. Complete Gold Re-certification by doing a brief online continuing education class to learn either Select Populations or Advanced Postures in order to continue teaching for the next two years. As soon as you are Gold Re-certified you will start receiving new Gentle Body Power “Heirloom” routines once every 6 months. You will take continuing education every 2 years to grow in your practice and receive the advanced certification levels like, “Platinum, Plutonium, etc…” Optionally, you also have the opportunity to learn new WholyFit Fusion Classes online. Because of the fitness theory and practice you learn during the certification process, and your practice teaching people, it will now be easy for you to pick up all kinds of other exercise systems.


Fitness Pros for Christ

As soon as you are Gold Certified, you are a Fitness Pro for Christ and you will create your own post on the business directory.  In order to remain WholyFit Certified, renew your Fitness Pros for Christ membership every two years by continuing to remain certified. Fitness Pros receive many perks. As a Fitness Pro you will be active in continuing education and grow in your practice. You will learn new exercises and routines by renewing your Gold Certification after two years and renewing your Certification every two years afterwards. You may even choose to learn fusion class formats like cardio A.R.T., Kickboxing, WholyFit FLY and more! Every two years, your certification level advances. Get the highest level of WholyFit certification and become a WholyFit Mentor!


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