AFPA has received and continues to pursue numerous international accreditations and recognitions from third-party accrediting organizations.
American Naturopathic Medical Accreditation Board (ANMAB)
AFPA nutrition and coaching certification programs are accredited by the American Naturopathic Medical Accreditation Board (ANMAB). ANMAB Accreditation procedures have become the standard recognized by the majority of practitioners and institutions in the Naturopathic profession. Graduates from these AFPA programs are eligible for additional Board Certification from the ANMCB.
American Association of Drugless Practitioners (AADP)
AFPA is an accredited school by the American Association of Drugless Practitioners (AADP). The AADP is recognized by both, traditional and non-traditional holistic schools and colleges worldwide as an independent accrediting board for alternative health educational institutions and programs. Graduates of AFPA nutrition and coaching programs are eligible for additional Board Certification from the AADP.
National Board for Health & Wellness Coaching (NBHWC)
As an approved school, AFPA graduates may join the Health Coach Alliance (HCA) and with proof of graduation will be awarded the "Registered Health Coach" (RHC) title. The AFPA curriculum meets the strict standards of the Health Coach Alliance.
Canadian Association for Integrative Nutrition (CAIN)
AFPA is a member of the Council of Holistic Health Educators (CHHE). The Council of Holistic Health Educators is a 501(c)(4) nonprofit collective of holistic health schools, educators, practitioners, and stakeholders, united to protect and grow the rights of holistic health educators, their students, and practitioners.
Federation of Holistic Therapists (FHT)
AFPA Holistic Health Coach, Holistic Nutritionist, and Health and Wellness Coach programs have received international accreditation by the Federation of Holistic Therapists (FHT), the UK's leading professional association for therapists.
National Academy of Sports Medicine (NASM)
AFPA is recognized by the National Academy of Sports Medicine (NASM) as an Approved Continuing Education Provider.
Aerobics and Fitness Association of America (AFAA)
AFPA is recognized by the Aerobics and Fitness Association of America (AFAA) as an Approved Continuing Education Provider.
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