The National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA) is a nonprofit professional organization dedicated to advancing the strength and conditioning profession around the world.

The NSCA advances the profession by supporting strength and conditioning professionals devoted to helping others discover and maximize their strengths. We disseminate research-based knowledge and its practical application by offering industry-leading certifications, research journals, career development services, and continuing education opportunities. The NSCA community is composed of more than 45,000 members and certified professionals who further industry standards as researchers, educators, strength coaches, personal trainers, and other roles in related fields.


NSCA Spain is dedicated to the organization of training activities in the field of health, physical activity and sports. In addition, it manages and controls the organization of courses, events and activities of the National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA) throughout the Spanish territory, offering education to training and conditioning professionals with the NSCA-Certified Personal Trainer (NSCA-CPT®) certification and / or Certified Strength and or Conditioning Specialist (CSCS®) certification, issued by the NSCA and ensuring its recertification through the continuous training program, both in person and online through CEU, to all certified professionals.

The activities of NSCA Spain are reinforced after the signing of collaboration agreements with many of the most prestigious universities in Spain, which include within their study programmes the Degree in Physical Activity and Sports Sciences. Nowadays, the collaboration agreements have been signed with the European University of Madrid, the Polytechnic University of Madrid, the University of Vic, INEFC-Barcelona, the Catholic University of Murcia, the University of Zaragoza and the University of Zaragoza, among others, bringing these certifications closer to students and offering them, benefits and discounts in training.