IDEA Health & Fitness Association is excited to announce that we have launched a new all inclusive, all access, IDEAfit+ MEMBERSHIP. We are evolving to meet the needs of our fitness professionals and business owners.
We have listened to our member’s top business pain points and modernized our membership to provide the most education, business resources, community and experiences at an incredibly low cost to you.
Unlimited CECs and courses
Gold-standard education for career development
Business resources to help you succeed
Your place in our global professional community
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Fitness Conferences & Events For over 38 years, IDEA has set the standard for the industry by providing the world’s best practical fitness education, newest programs, trends and research.
You are unique, so your fitness insurance should be, too.
We’ve made it easy to tailor coverage to your unique needs—at competitive rates.
Take an online CEC/CEU course.
Access over 10,000 professional articles and 750 full length training videos from the industry's top educators.
IDEA FitnessConnect is the largest fitness professional directory, connecting more than 16 million consumers to more than 275,000 fitness professionals.
CECs approved by 25+ certification agencies
And many more!
Enjoy unlimited CECs, IDEA Fitness Journal, business tools, resources and much more.
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Toward Evidence-Based Fitspiration
Studies have shown that “fitspiration” of idealized body images, such as those often portrayed by fitness influencers on social media, can lead to negative body image and disordered eating behaviors—risk factors for depression.
10 Pain Points for Fitness Professionals
You understand that being a fitness professional entails more than just assisting clients and participants in achieving their health goals and objectives. You must also manage your time, take care of administrative duties, sell your…
Navigating Tax Preparation Season
Editor’s Note: This article is meant only to increase awareness of various aspects of tax laws. These laws are constantly changing, and we cannot guarantee the accuracy or timeliness of this information. While doing tax…
Nutty Quinoa Kale Tabbouleh
Regularly eating foods rich in antioxidants can help lessen the burden of oxidative cell damage in the body caused by free radicals. And recent research has found a food that is surprisingly high in these helping hands—pistachios.
Would You Eat Lab-Grown Meat?
While you can’t get it at the butcher counter yet, lab-grown meat is one step closer to being a reality. In late 2022, the Food and Drug Administration ruled that cultivated meat is “safe for human consumption.”
Daily Walking Reduces Alzheimer’s Risk
Research shows that for women ages 65 or older, each additional 31 minutes per day of moderate-to-vigorous physical activity was linked with a 21% lower risk of developing mild cognitive impairment or dementia.
Concerned about your place in the new fitness industry? We have 40 years of experience supporting pros just like you! Let’s create a new wellness paradigm together—IDEAfit+ is the extra edge you need. Once you team up with IDEA, be sure to take full advantage of all the benefits of membership.