What is The Active Aging Summit?

Join us for an action-packed weekend of inspiring and informative sessions and direct interaction with elite Active Aging faculty streamed LIVE in the convenience and safety of your home. This exciting 2-day Live Streaming hyper-focused Fitness Professional Convention is for both experienced and new to the industry and wanting to focus on this fast growing and diverse population!

Take The Tour!

Take the tour of the Active Aging Summit to get a glimpse into what’s to come this July 24-25! This video provides a breakdown of all the amazing things we have to offer and how to access them.

Take the Tour

Take the tour of the Active Aging Summit to get a glimpse into what’s to come this March 20-21! This video provides a breakdown of all the amazing things we have to offer and how to access them.

No Session Selection Required

You have the total freedom to choose any session as it’s happening! Each hour and fifteen-minute time block includes 4 sessions of LIVE streaming activity & lecture sessions. Unlike our typical in-person conventions where we are limited by room size, our streaming rooms have no limits—you don’t have to commit to a class schedule ahead of time, or worry about rooms filling up!

About SCW Fitness Education

SCW Fitness is an internationally recognized educational organization that provides hands-on certifications and continuing education courses and conventions to fitness professionals in multiple disciplines nationwide. For over 36 years SCW has always been and always will be dedicated to diversity and inclusion.  We are proud to be the fitness education and respected certification company of choice for Personal Trainers, Group Exercise Instructors, Small Group Training Leaders, Aquatic Exercise Professionals, Cycling Instructors, Mind-Body Experts, Sport-Specific Training Educators, and many more.  This outstanding Family of Leaders also supports Managers, Directors, and Owners of clubs and facilities nationwide with our Business Leadership Summit and sessions.

As the largest conference leader in the world, MANIA® offers seven Professional Training Conventions annually in Washington, D.C., California (San Francisco), Florida (Orlando), Atlanta, Dallas, Midwest (Chicago), and Boston — and now, online too with our Live Stream MANIA® Fitness Pro Conventions! SCW serves over 8,000 health and wellness professionals at our events, and we reach more than 300,000 virtually through our SCW OnDemand program, Online Certifications and Continuing Education Credit (CEC) programming options. Watch for our FREE Webinars that continue to drive the business of fitness forward. (www.scwfit.com/webinars/)

How to Use Zoom

Zoom is an easy, reliable platform for video and audio conferencing across all types of devices. With SCW Certifications and Zoom, you get the benefits of a Live Certification while participating in real time with live access to a renowned instructor.  You can also participate from the convenience and comfort of your own home! https://zoom.us

To download/access Zoom, please complete the following steps:


1. You can download/access the desktop version here: https://zoom.us/ download

2. Select the “Zoom Client for Meetings” download

3. Install the app and follow the on-screen instructions for installation

Zoom is a free video communication program that we use to broadcast our Live Streaming.

Click Here to Watch a Zoom Tutorial for More Help

Frequently Asked Questions

SCW Active Aging Summit

July 24 – 25, 2021

Elevate your skills for leading active older adult trainings and senior group fitness sessions with SCW Fitness Education’s exclusive Active Aging Summit which is Live Streaming via Zoom.

  •  72 Activity & Lecture Sessions
  •  33 Top Industry Presenters
  • Up to 19 CEUs/CECs from NASM, ACSM, ACE, AFAA, AEA, SCW and more!

Join SCW for 2 full days of education, inspiration, and innovation – all conveniently Live Streamed directly to your home, office, or fitness space.

Broaden your knowledge base and elevate your active aging business by learning and engaging 33 of the industry’s top active aging experts. Bolster your expertise by expanding your knowledge and skills, exploring innovations, and implementing best practices to establish longevity in the fitness industry. Motivate your clients with powerful new ideas.

Based upon attending 12 sessions of the Active Aging Summit, you earn:

  • 12 CECs from SCW Fitness Education
  • 1.2 CECs from the National Academy of Sports Medicine (NASM)
  • 1.2 CECs from the American Council on Exercise (ACE)
  • 12 CECs from American Fitness and Aerobics Association of America (AFAA)
  • 12 CECs from American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM)
  • 12 CECs from Aquatic Exercise Association (AEA)

By registering for our All-Access Active Aging Summit, you earn:

  • 15 CECs from SCW Fitness Education
  • 1.9 CECs from the National Academy of Sports Medicine (NASM)
  • 1.2 CECs from the American Council on Exercise (ACE)
  • 15 CECs from American Fitness and Aerobics Association of America (AFAA)
  • 15 CECs from American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM)
  • 15 CECs from Aquatic Exercise Association (AEA)

Typically, you will receive 6 hours of CECs/CEUs. The exact number of CECs/CEUs will vary for each certification that you attend. Please click on this link to review the number of CECs received for each certification: https://activeagingsummit.com/july/certifications/

You will receive an email and text at the end of the conference so that you can obtain your CEC/CEU Form. The link will require that you first complete a general question survey. Once you complete the survey, you can automatically download your CEC/CEU Form to save to your computer and print. You can also claim CECs via the Attendee Access Page. When on the Attendee page, click the box that says “Get Your CECs.” You will receive your form after answering a few questions about your experience.

You should save your CEC/CEU Form and there is a $35 replacement fee should you lose your CEC/CEU Form. For a replacement CEC/CEU form, click here: www.scwfit.com/cec-form.

You will receive a confirmation email sent to your inbox when you enroll for the Active Aging Summit. Please check your spam/junk email as sometimes auto-generated confirmation emails may end up there.

You can participate with a friend, but you both must register and pay individually for the conference. Participating with a friend is a great idea because you can support each other throughout the entire process.

You will not need any equipment to participate. If you do not have the equipment that the Presenter is using for a session, you can always improvise to the best of your ability (i.e. if you don’t have a gliding disc – use a paper plate, if you don’t have dumbbells – use a soup can, etc.) Additionally, SCW Fitness does have discounted equipment available for sale here: www.scwfit.com/store/product-category/scw-warehouse-sale/

If you have registered for the ALL-ACCESS option, you may watch recordings of the live sessions for 1 month after the conference and earn up to 15 CECs!

$149 Standard – 2 days of top education
$179 All-Access – 2 days of session + 72 Recordings available for 30 days ($1 per day)

The $149 price provides you access to the Live Conference (any 12 sessions) which include both activity sessions, lectures and 12 pre-recorded sessions. When you register for the All-Access Pass (at $179), you will be able to watch every recorded session (approx. 72 sessions) for a full month following the conclusion of the Active Aging Summit. This will allow you an additional  30 days of access for only $30, and earn additional CECs!

Yes. You will receive CECs/CEUs both for Live and Recorded Sessions. You will also earn additional CECs with our All-Access pass by watching recordings. https://activeagingsummit.com/july/cecs/

You need a FREE Zoom account to access the conference and you can download one here: www.zoom.us/download

Select the “Zoom Client for Meetings”

Install the App and follow the on-screen instructions for installation

Click Here to Watch a Zoom Tutorial
You can also download the FREE Zoom APP onto your mobile device from the App Store or Google Play Store.

One of the benefits of the Active Aging Summit is the ability to interact with the Presenter throughout the session. You can also ask questions via the chat box, interact live with the Presenter and other participants, and receive live one-on-one feedback directly from the Presenter.

You will have access to the session outlines on the Attendee Access Page on July 23rd if you wish to download and print outlines in advance. There will also be a 15-minute break between each session so you will have time to download and print each session outline on the day of the conference.