Extend your ZINCON experience with the Extended ZINCON Experience, or one of the fitness certifications. ZINCON offers a variety of Pre-Convention fitness certification sessions to complement your Zumba® license. Fitness certifications expand your knowledge on anatomy, kinesiology, and so much more to help you teach better Zumba classes. Please note, these sessions have an additional cost to participate.
Get an extra day of skills, smiles, and sweat.
Squeeze even more passion out of ZINCON with the new Extended Convention Experience. Add a fifth day with an exclusive session for just $59!
The Extended Convention Experience gives you:
Wednesday, August 10th:
— Choose one of three Mega ZIN™ Jam sessions with content ONLY available on Wednesday, August 10th! Experience a full Master Class led by a team of Zumba Jammers. You’ll also learn several Master Class routines to integrate into your Zumba® classes. Plus, you can network with fellow ZINs, find inspiration, and get personal feedback — everything you need to be the best instructor you can be.
Mega Jam 1: Benjamin Richard + Rodrigo Angello + Anna Marchenko + Maurice Weindel
Mega Jam 2: Mauricio Camargo + Alessandro Belletti + Marlex Pagalunan + JJ Kim
Mega Jam 3: Rony Gratereaut + Jonathan Benoit + Florencia Salgado + Magali Cepeda
AEA Member: $99.00 Late or Non-Member: $129.00
Optional - Online Proctored Exam (must bring their own laptop) 5:30pm - 7:30pm
First Time Exam Fee - $165
Bundle Option - $209 - Includes In Person Practical Applications Course, Online Certification Prep Course, Manual, Exam & 2 Year eMembership
CECs/CEUs: AEA 8.0*, ACE 0.6, AFAA 5.5, ATRI 6.0, NASM 0.7 *AEA CECs issued to individuals who are currently AEA Certified and those who obtain AEA Certification within 180 days of course completion date.
AEA Certification takes your aquatic fitness career to the next level! Join the elite team of certified pros by utilizing the training resources provided by AEA, including this engaging hands-on workshop. Offered only by AEA Training Specialists, this course strengthens teaching skills needed as an aquatic group fitness instructor or personal trainer working with clients in the water. With both classroom and pool learning, you can better prepare for the certification exam by putting information from the manual and online prep course into action! Lecture, video examples, worksheets, movement skill practice, and practical demonstrations will reinforce practical knowledge of safe and effective aquatic fitness programming and instruction. Your industry expert will cover applied anatomy, muscle actions and equipment, altering exercise intensity, program design, deck teaching and more. Specialized training for those seeking the AEA Aquatic Fitness Professional Certification! The day-long course focuses on practical instructor skills and covers many, but not all, areas of the AEA Aquatic Fitness Professional Learning Objectives. Additional advanced study is highly recommended for the examination, including the AEA AFP Online Prep Course.
Have you been AEA Certified for a while? Things have changed! Reinforce your practical knowledge of safe and effective aquatic fitness programming and instruction!
PLEASE NOTE: As the primary resource for certification, the AEA Aquatic Fitness Professional Manual, Seventh Edition will be referenced throughout the course. Have your manual available.
$49 for ZINs that have upgraded to the GFI for ZIN™ subscription
$99 Zumba® Pre-Convention Workshop
Group Fitness: The Practical Way™ is an in-person instructor training for those who have made it a goal to become a certified AFAA Group Fitness Instructor (GFI) as well as for currently certified instructors.
Taught by a long-time ZIN, you will learn AFAA methods to:
Group Fitness: The Practical Way™ focuses on those skills which are necessary to be an effective, safe, and engaging Group Fitness Instructor: leadership and presentation, class design, safe and effective movement prep (traditionally referred to as “warm-up”), various training modalities, cueing and music utilization, as well as exercise evaluation and modification. It also provides 7 hours of CEUs for currently certified instructors.
CALL TO REGISTER: 844-956-2799
$49 para ZINs que hayan obtenido la suscripción de GFI para ZIN™
$99 para el Taller antes de la Convención de Zumba®
Aptitud Física en Grupo: “La Forma Práctica” es un taller de capacitación para instructores en persona y para aquellos que se han propuesto convertirse en Instructores de Fitness Grupal certificados por AFAA (AFAA-GFI por sus siglas en inglés), así como para instructores actualmente certificados.
Los métodos de AFAA serán impartidos por un ZIN con mucha experiencia.
Podrás aprender lo siguiente:
Aptitud Física en Grupo: “La Forma Práctica” se enfoca en aquellas habilidades que son necesarias para ser un Instructor de acondicionamiento físico grupal. Aprenderás liderazgo y presentación, diseño de clases, preparación de movimientos que son seguros y efectivos (tradicionalmente conocidos como "calentamiento"), diversas modalidades de entrenamiento, uso de señales y música. Así como evaluación y modificación de ejercicios. También proporciona 7 horas de CEU para instructores actualmente certificados.
¡Llama para registrarte! : 844-246-1049
$200 Zumbini® Pre-Convention Instructor Training
CECs: ACE 15, AFAA 15
Become an instructor for Zumbini, the early childhood education program for children ages 0 - 4 and their caregivers. Using original music and movement, Zumbini creates the ultimate bonding experience for families, while driving cognitive, social, behavioral, and motor skill development for young children. This one-day course teaches everything you need to become a successful Zumbini instructor! Topics include:
Zumba has partnered with BabyFirst TV, the only network dedicated to this age group, to create Zumbini Time, an original series airing multiple times per day, every day. Zumbini Time gives viewers a sample of a live Zumbini class and encourages them to find a live class in their area via Zumbini.com, creating unparalleled marketing support for Zumbini instructors.
Don’t miss this training opportunity. Join the Zumbini movement today!