Founded in 1978, The National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA) is a nonprofit association dedicated to advancing the strength and conditioning and related sport science professions around the world.
The NSCA exists to empower a community of professionals to maximize their impact through disseminating evidence-based knowledge and its practical application by offering industry-leading certifications, research journals, career development services, networking opportunities, and continuing education. The NSCA community is composed of more than 60,000 members and certified professionals throughout the world who further industry standards as researchers, educators, strength and conditioning coaches, performance and sport scientists, personal trainers, tactical professionals, and other related roles.
The NSCA is supported by a staff of 65+ employees. We serve a membership of 45,000 professionals around the globe with education, certification, products and services to help elevate strength and conditioning both as a practice and a profession. Come join our team!View Jobs
The National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA) Headquarters features a 6,000 square foot state-of-the-art Performance Center designed specifically to train clients of all fitness levels—from youth and novice to tactical and elite.
The NSCA Performance Center serves as a proving ground for the testing and application of scientific principles optimizing sport performance and offers private, semi-private, and group training services for individuals and teams.Visit Today
The NSCA has an active voice in the communication of news and developments in the field of strength and conditioning and welcomes media inquiries and interview requests. For more information, journal article requests, or to be added to the NSCA press distribution list, contact our Media Relations Manager.