Which membership plan is right for you?


Join the thousands of strength and conditioning professionals around the world that share the NSCA's passion for advancing research, education, training and coaching to improve athletic performance and fitness.

Associate

$47 / yr

 

Who's it for? All non-certified (CSCS, CSPS, NSCA-CPT, &
TSAC-F) individuals. Learn More 

  • Access to NSCA's Basics of Strength and Conditioning Manual.
  • Educational content for the coaching, personal training, tactical conditioning and general fitness professionals.
  • Access a library of online publications, videos, and learning opportunities.
  • Discounted registration to national, regional and local events.
  • Up to a 5% discount at the NSCA Store.
  • IMPORTANT: Does not qualify for exam registration discounts.

Student

$65 / yr

 

Who's it for? Full-time undergraduate and graduate students. Learn More 

  • Access to the Career & Leadership Development Center.
  • Eligibility for Grants and Scholarship application.
  • Educational content for the coaching, personal training, tactical conditioning and general fitness professionals.
  • Electronic bimonthly subscription to the Strength and Conditioning Journal. 
  • Electronic monthly subscription to the Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research. 
  • Access a library of online publications, videos and CEU opportunities.
  • Discounted registration to national, regional and local events.
  • Preferred pricing at the NSCA Store.
  • Preferred pricing for certification exams.
  • Opportunity to publish in NSCA publications.
  • NSCA Involvement through volunteerism.
  • Vote for Board of Directors positions.
  • Eligibility for awards recognition.

Professional

$120 / yr

 

Who's it for? Non-certified (CSCS, CSPS, NSCA-CPT, &
TSAC-F) and certified (CSCS, CSPS, NSCA-CPT & TSAC-F) professionals. Learn More 

  • Upgrade to Certified Professional with Liability Insurance Membership.
  • Electronic monthly subscription to the Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research. 
  • Electronic bimonthly subscription to the Strength and Conditioning Journal. 
  • Access to the Career & Leadership Development Center.
  • Educational content for the coaching, personal training, tactical conditioning and general fitness professionals.
  • Eligibility for Grants and Scholarship application.
  • Access a library of online publications, videos and CEU opportunities.
  • Listing on the Personal Trainer Locator.
  • Discounted registration to national, regional and local events.
  • Preferred pricing at the NSCA Store.
  • Preferred pricing for certification exams.
  • Opportunity to present at events and participate in the Speaker Resource Network.
  • Opportunity to publish in NSCA publications.
  • Involvement with committees, Special Interest Groups and volunteerism.
  • Vote for Board of Directors positions.
  • Become a Fellow of the NSCA.
  • Eligibility for awards recognition.

Certified Professional with Liability Insurance

$337 / yr

Who's it for? Certified (CSCS, CSPS, NSCA-CPT, & TSAC-F) professionals. Learn More

  • Enjoy Substantial Savings through an EXCLUSIVE NSCA Arrangement  
  • Comes with all the Professional Member benefits. 
  • Professional liability coverage – Total limit up-to $5,000,000. 
  • Add additional insureds (facility – non-owned) at no additional cost. 
  • Free sample waivers. 
 

Support when you
need it.

PublicationsThrough the publications, members have access to cutting edge research and education.

EventsMembers receive substantial discounts at national, regional, and local conferences, clinics, and symposia.

InsuranceCertified members can gain access to $5,000,000 in professional liability coverage.