• About ASFT

    New England's leading Personal Training School

    Mission Statement

    Our mission is to provide high-quality educational programs for students to enter and advance in the field of personal training, through classroom instruction and hands-on experience that welcomes the exchange of ideas amongst highly- educated instructors and industry professionals. We are dedicated to student success and strive to develop graduates that have the confidence in their abilities, and the desire to help others in the pursuit of wellness, for a fulfilling and rewarding career as fitness professionals.

     

    We are committed to the highest standards of academic excellence. Our innovative curriculum paired with fun and engaging teaching practices are based on current research, and we invest in providing the most up-to-date and relevant material in an ever-evolving field. The Academy of Sports and Fitness Training is devoted to advancing the field of personal training and preparing graduates that have the education, qualifications, and experience to be valuable assets in the fitness industry.

    Our Why

    Our aim is to provide high-quality, affordable, and accessible educational programs to a diverse student population to prepare the next generation of fitness professionals. Our programs are both time and cost efficient, with more focused study that allows for less time away from work with faster entry/re-entry into the workforce.

     

    In an industry that is saturated with online training options, we afford our student an engaging learning environment where they have the opportunity to work with like- minded fitness enthusiasts, learn from qualified instructors, and gain insight from a diverse student body. Learning in a classroom setting invites conversation, exploration, and collaboration amongst students and faculty that enriches a student's learning experience.

     

    The Academy prides itself in having experienced and passionate educators who's goals are to proactively discover how to provide the best services, and are dedicated to delivering innovative curriculum to prepare students with the tools they need in a booming fitness industry.

    The Fitness Industry

    There is an increased demand for qualified, educated, and experienced fitness trainers due to population growth and current trends in being mindful, fighting chronic disease, and improving overall health and wellness.

     

    According to bls.gov, for the occupation of fitness trainers, Massachusetts ranked amongst the top 3 states for: the highest concentration of jobs, the top paying states, and the highest share of employment for the occupation. With industry growth projected to be 8% to 2024, ASFT is here to prepare you for a rewarding career in this booming industry!

     

    Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook, 2016-17 Edition, Fitness Trainers and Instructors, on the Internet at https://www.bls.gov/ooh/personal-care-and-service/fitness-trainers-and-instructors.htm (visited May 20, 2017).

    Licensure & Accreditation

    The Academy of Sports & Fitness Training is licensed through the Commonwealth of Massachusetts to operate as a private occupational school in accordance with M.G.L. Chapter 112, 262. The school is approved by the Division of Professional Licensure (DPL), Office of Private Occupational School Education. Furthermore, at ASFT, each educational program, staff person, and instructor have been approved by the Division of Professional Licensure.

     

    ASFT is aligned with the top certifying organizations in the fitness industry. Our Personal Fitness Training program prepares students for a certification with the National Academy of Sports Medicine (NASM). NASM is an accredited certification through the National Commission for Certifying Agencies (NCCA).

     

    In addition, our educational programs are overseen by the ASFT Professional Advisory Committee, and reviewed on an annual basis to ensure that the Academy of Sports & Fitness Training is delivering the best in class education and experience to our students, graduates, and to the fitness industry.

  • Our Team

    Former Director of Education NPTI

    Owner / Director of Education

    Master of Fine Arts in Dance Science & Medicine

    Bachelor of Science in Sports, Fitness, & Leisure Studies

    NASM- Certified Personal Trainer

    PN- Level 1 Certified Nutrition Coach

    ISSN- Certified Sports Nutritionist

    AFAA- Certified Group Fitness Instructor

    NATA- Certified Athletic Trainer

    NESTA- Certified Personal Trainer

    AHA BLS & Heartsaver Instructor

    AHA Adult & Child CPR/AED Certified

    2018 NASM Pursuit of Excellence Award

    2016 Miss Fitness Universe National Champion!

    2014 Miss Fitness Boston Champion!

    2nd Place Bikini Universe National Championships

    2nd Place Fitness America National Championships

    Former NFL Patriots Cheerleader, Superbowl XXXVI

    Former NBA Golden State Warriors Dance Team

    Former NBA Los Angeles Clippers Dance Team

    Top 6 Prodigy by Equinox

    Online partner for BurnAlong.com

    Content Contributer for Diet.com

    Content Contributer for Oxygen Magazine

    Fitness Model for Oxygen Magazine

    Creator of Dancer's Physique

    MA- DOE Approved Instructor

    National Personal Training Institute graduate

    Bobby Martin

    Practical Instructor

    Bachelor of Arts- University of Pennsylvania

    NPTI Diploma in Personal Training

    NASM- Certified Personal Trainer

    NASM- Corrective Exercise Specialist

    NASM- Performance Enhancement Specialist

    Poliquin Performance Institute Level 2 Trainer

    AHA Adult & Child CPR/AED Certified

    16 years of Professional Basketball

    Gold Medal with Team USA

    All Big East Performer

    Owner of BMB Training and Development LLC

    MA- DOE Approved Instructor