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  • 2 Days of In-Person Workshops Featuring Ashley Bishop & Julie See
    Golden Isles YMCA – 144 Scranton Connector, Brunswick GA 31525

    Early Bird AEA Member Registration Deadline: September 21, 2021


  • Advanced registration is required | NO ONSITE registrations accepted
  • Questions?  Email info@aeawave.org – Phone 888-232-9283 or 912-289-3559



AEA USA Certification Self-Study Bundle PLUS Aquatic Fitness Practical Applications Workshop $259.00

Includes: In-Person Aquatic Fitness Practical Applications workshop, AEA AFP Online Prep Course, Aquatic Fitness Professional 7E Manual (digital or hard copy), AFP Learning Objectives, Sample Test and Online Examination Access and a Two-Year AEA eMembership.


Friday October 15

7:30am-5:15pm  Aquatic Fitness Practical Applications - Certification Skills Training

Attend this Training to help you in preparing for AEA Certification or to strengthen your teaching skills!  

AEA Member: $99.00 Late or Non-Member: $129.00

CECs: AEA 8.0*, ACE 0.6, AFAA 5.5, ATRI 6.0, NASM 0.7

AEA Certification takes your aquatic fitness career to the next level!  Join the elite team of certified pros by utilizing the training resources provided by AEA, including this engaging hands-on workshop.

Offered only by AEA Training Specialists, this course strengthens teaching skills needed as an aquatic group fitness instructor or personal trainer working with clients in the water.  With both classroom and pool learning, you can better prepare for the certification exam by putting information from the manual and online prep course into action! 

Lecture, video examples, worksheets, movement skill practice, and practical demonstrations will reinforce practical knowledge of safe and effective aquatic fitness programming and instruction.  Your industry expert will cover applied anatomy, muscle actions and equipment, altering exercise intensity, program design, deck teaching and more. 

Specialized training for those seeking the AEA Aquatic Fitness Professional Certification! The day-long course focuses on practical instructor skills and covers many, but not all, areas of the AEA Aquatic Fitness Professional Learning Objectives.  Additional advanced study is highly recommended for the examination, including the AEA AFP Online Prep Course. 


Have you been AEA Certified for a while?  Things have changed! Reinforce your practical knowledge of safe and effective aquatic fitness programming and instruction!


PLEASE NOTE: As the primary resource for certification, the AEA Aquatic Fitness Professional Manual, Seventh Edition will be referenced throughout the course.  Have your manual available. 

*AEA CECs issued to individuals who are currently AEA Certified and those who obtain AEA Certification within 180 days of course completion date.

Saturday October 16

8:00am-11:30am – Super Senior Circuit Training & splAsh Toning

$59 Early Bird AEA Member      $69 Late and/or Non-Member                                  

CECs: AEA 3.0, ACE 0.3, ATRI 3.0

Super Senior Circuit Training with Julie See

An instructor-guided circuit that blends muscular-focused moves and cardio combinations to challenge physical fitness, mental skills, and balance activities. Prepare your participants for the game of life. 

SplAsh Toning with Ashley Bishop                               

Let’s take it to the next level!  Combine the fun and excitement of cardio combos with the added resistance of foam equipment.   Learn easy to teach and effective choreography while using buoyant equipment, all to the beat of motivating music.  Dive deeper into how the use of buoyant equipment changes the muscle equation in the aquatic environment to provide safe and balance routines for your participants.        


12:30pm-4:00pm – Aqua Jocks: Sporty Combos and Strengthen & Lengthen

$59 Early Bird AEA Member      $69 Late and/or Non-Member                                  

CECs: AEA 3.0, ACE 0.3, ATRI 3.0

Aqua Jocks: Sporty Combos with Julie See

Add a sporty focus to your aquatic programs with creative combos that appeal to the inner athlete in all of us. Surprise - you can blend choreography with equipment for powerful patterns... without getting a penalty. 

Strengthen & Lengthen with Ashley Bishop

Explore unique ways to strengthen the body with the use of rubberized equipment, followed by complimenting stretching techniques to round out the workout. Movements inspired by ballet & yoga techniques, yet accessible to everyone.


Your AEA Specialists for the Weekend….


Ashley Bishop is an Aquatic Training Specialist for the Aquatic Exercise Association and a Zumba Jammer™ for Zumba Fitness®.  Now living in Las Vegas, Ashley is the Education Manager for AEA and travels the continent presenting a variety of continuing education workshops for fitness instructors!

Julie See serves as AEA’s Director of Education and editor for Akwa magazine. Her passion is to create engaging, yet effective, exercise programming that meets the needs of a wide range of ability levels to help others live healthier lifestyles. Her current goal is to mentor and encourage the next generation - both the exercise professional and participant.


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