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ACSM / NSPAPPH Physical Activity in Public Health Specialist (PAPHS) Certification

Available now at over 4300 Pearson VUE testing centers.
The National Society for Physical Activity Practitioners in Public Health (NSPAPPH) in collaboration with ACSM launches new specialty certification: ACSM/NSPAPPH Physical Activity in Public Health Specialist (PAPHS).

ACSM Certification is leading the way with the National Society for Physical Activity Practitioners in Public Health to offer a specialty certification for professionals working in promoting physical activity specifically focused on the public health setting.

To register for an exam visit www.pearsonvue.com/acsm/paphs .

Detailed Description
A more complete description of the certification process and why this new level was created.
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Competencies Tested in the Exam
A full listing of the content and public health competency areas covered in the exam. Includes the knowledge, skills, and abilities developed by the NSPAPPH and ACSM.
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PAPHS Specialty Certification Resource Materials
A listing of web resources and documents with both general applicability to the exam content and specific applicability to the competency areas being tested.
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Promoting the PAPHS Certification within in your State or Organization

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Continuing Education Credits Documentation Form - This form is to help you track your CECs for your ACSM Recertification.  Place this form with your CEC documentation, so you can log CECs you earn them.  This form is for personal use only; and should not be submitted for recertification.
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PAPHS Certification - Frequently Asked Questions

Journal of Physical Activity & Health, 6(6), November 2009, Copyright © 2009 Human Kinetics POSTED WITH PERMISSION
Elevating Physical Activity as a Public Health Priority: Establishing Core Competencies for Physical Activity Practitioners in Public Health

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