Interested in Becoming a Program Instructor
Become an instructor to plan and lead quality Arthritis Foundation classes for people with arthritis. Please review the position descriptions for more information.
If you are interested in becoming trained as a Programs For Better Living Instructor, please fill out the Interested Instructor Form and Statement of Understanding and return to the Arthritis Foundation.
Interested in Becoming a Program Trainer
Become a trainer to conduct training workshops to prepare individuals to be Arthritis Foundation instructors. Review the position descriptions from more information.
New Online Exercise Training
The Arthritis Foundation now offers an online training Exercise Program training through the Aerobics and Fitness Association of America (AFAA). The program fee is $129 and includes: an interactive online training workshop; downloadable PDF instructor manual (you can buy a manual for an additional cost); and a one-year AFAA membership – a $68 value. Online trainings are available in two versions. The “Live” version is like a webinar and will be offered on a monthly basis. The second version can be accessed 24/7/365. You can access both trainings and learn more at www.afaa.com/arthritisfoundation.
The Arthritis Foundation will continue to offer in-person trainings twice a year.