The StrongFirst Kettlebell Certification

SFG: Kettlebell 3-Day Certification

The SFG Curriculum consists of two levels—SFG I and SFG II—and is our flagship program, developed and refined by StrongFirst Founder and Chairman, Pavel Tsatsouline. We hold the highest standards in the industry, and the SFG is the most sought-after and respected kettlebell instructor credential in existence.

By earning your SFG I and/or SFG II you will become a better strength coach and your business will grow as a result. The SFG Certifications are also appropriate for athletes who simply wish to challenge themselves—can you pass the test?

Upcoming Certifications

Chicago, IlApril 28-30, 2017
Toronto, CanadaMay 19-21, 2017
Zielona Gora,
May 26-28, 2017
Vicenza, ItalyJune 9-11, 2017
Sydney, AustraliaJune 16-18, 2017
South Africa
June 30-July 02, 2017
New York, NYJuly 14-16, 2017
Vancouver, CanadaJuly 21-23, 2017
Budapest, HungaryAugust 18-20, 2017
Seattle, WASeptember 22-24, 2017
West Midlands,
October 6-8, 2017
Philadelphia, PAOctober 27-29, 2017
Seoul, South KoreaOctober 27-29, 2017
Czech Republic
November 3-5, 2017
Perth, AustraliaNovember 10-12, 2017
Brisbane, AustraliaNovember 17-19, 2017
Bergen, NorwayNovember 17-19, 2017
December 1-3, 2017
Denver, CODecember 8-10, 2017
Taipei, Taiwan December 15-17, 2017
The StrongFirst Barbell Certification

SFL: Barbell 3-Day Certification

SFL Candidates learn how to apply the principle-based StrongFirst methods to barbell training. You will focus on three timeless lifts, as well as the essential accessory movements. Learn how tension, bracing, and breathing can amplify your existing strength, and how to properly teach these principles to others.

This three-day Certification provides intensive lifting and programming education. It is appropriate for both trainers and athletes who wish to take their skills and strength to the next level.

Upcoming Certifications

Seoul, South KoreaJune 2-4, 2017
New York, NYAugust 18-20, 2017
Czech Republic
September 15-17, 2017
Minneapolis, MNSeptember 29-October 1, 2017
Portland, OROctober 6-8, 2017
Charleston, SCOctober 13-15, 2017
West Midlands,
November 3-5, 2017
San Diego, CADecember 8-10, 2017
The StrongFirst Bodyweight Certification

SFB: Bodyweight
2-Day Certification

Learn how to get a powerlifting-quality workout anywhere and anytime—using only your bodyweight as resistance. At this two-day event, SFB Candidates learn our principle-based bodyweight training system, developed and refined by our Founder and Chairman, Pavel Tsatsouline.

This Certification will make you a stronger and better strength coach, and you will learn how to teach this system to others. Athletes looking for a unique strength challenge may also set their sights on this Certification.

Upcoming Certifications

Seoul, South KoreaJune 3-4, 2017
Berkshire, EnglandJune 3-4, 2017
Philadelphia, PAJune 10-11 2017
Los Angeles, CA September 9-10, 2017
Denver, CONovember 4-5, 2017
Budapest, HungaryNovember 25-26, 2017
Vicenza, ItalyDecember 2-3, 2017