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

West Midlands,
October 7-9, 2016
Seoul, South KoreaOctober 14-16 2016
Portland, OROctober 28-30, 2016
Perth, AustraliaNovember 4-6, 2016
New York, NYNovember 11-13, 2016
Gothenburg, SwedenNovember 11-13, 2016
Porto Alegre,
December 2-4, 2016
Seoul, South KoreaJanuary 13-15, 2017
Atlanta, GAJanuary 27-29, 2017
Kolkata, IndiaMarch 3-5, 2017
Los Angeles, CAMarch 24-26, 2017
Vicenza, ItalyJune 9-11, 2017

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

Atlanta , GAOctober 14-16, 2016
Czech Republic
November 11-13, 2016
Vicenza, ItalyMarch 31, April 2, 2017

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

Vicenza, ItalyDecember 10-11, 2016
Deer Park, NYFebruary 11-12, 2017