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

South Africa
June 22-24, 2018
Philadelphia, PAJuly 27-29, 2018
Budapest, HungaryAugust 10-12, 2018
August 31-Sept 2, 2018
Toronto, CanadaSeptember 7-9, 2018
Mexico City, MexicoSeptember 7-9, 2018
Seattle/Tacoma, WASeptember 14-16, 2018
Reykjavik, IcelandSeptember 14-16, 2018
West Midlands,
October 5-7, 2018
October 12-14, 2018
Helsinki, FinlandOctober 12-14, 2018
Porto Alegre,
October 19-21, 2018
Perth, AustraliaOctober 26-28, 2018
Seoul, South KoreaOctober 26-28, 2018
Beijing, ChinaOctober 30-November 1, 2018
San Jose,
Costa Rica
November 2-4, 2018
Brisbane, AustraliaNovember 9-11, 2018
New York, NYNovember 16-18, 2018
Nov 30-Dec 2, 2018
Dallas, TXDecember 7-9, 2018
Taipei, TaiwanDecember 14-16, 2018
Barcelona, SpainDecember 14-16, 2018
Chennai—Tamil Nadu,
February 1-3, 2019
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

Vancouver, CanadaJuly 20-22, 2018
Minneapolis, MNJuly 20-22, 2018
Seattle, WANovember 9-11, 2018
West Midlands,
November 16-18, 2018
Łódź, POLANDNovember 23-25, 2018
New York, NYDecember 7-9, 2018
December 7-9, 2018
South Africa
February 22-24, 2019
Brisbane, AustraliaMarch 1-3, 2019
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

Porto Alegre,
August 18-19 2018
Dallas, TXSeptember 8-9, 2018
Pittsburgh, PAOctober 20-21, 2018
Vicenza, ItalyDecember 1-2, 2018