NASM Performance Enhancement Specialist

NASM Performance Enhancement Specialist

NASM-PES : National Academy of Sports Medicine - Performance Enhancement Specialist

What is NASM Performance Enhancement Specialist (NASM-PES)?

This course is a valuable certification not only for personal trainers but also for multiple professionals like chiropractors, athletic trainers, physical therapists and coaches. It is universal approach for trainers in handing clients of ages and backgrounds too. Besides, this can also uplift client athletic performance in the aspects of power, speed, agility and quickness.

Sports performance is one of the most demanding forms of training. The NASM Performance Enhancement Specialist (NASM-PES) will prepare you to work with clients at any level from youth sports to professional athletes. Developed utilising NASM’s evidence-based OPT model, the NASM-PES takes training to a higher level by introducing the Maximal Power phase. This phase of training focuses on high-velocity training to increase an athlete’s power input. The advanced knowledge and skills gained from the NASM-PES program will help you improve client athletic performance, especially their power, speed, agility and quickness.

  • Prepare and educate trainers to venture into new fields such as youth and high school/ college athletes with the OPT model in one-on-one and team environments.
  • Discover the training methods that can help increase injury preventions by accommodating dynamic exercise techniques.
  • Help clients to get stronger and powerful than ever.
  • Gain additional expertise with NASM’s in sports performance psychology, sports nutrition and ergogenic aids.
  • Increase earning power, possibly up to 40% more than other Certified Personal Trainers without NASM PES designation.
  • Identify the foundational principles that lead to enhanced sports performance for athletes of various fitness needs and goals.
  • Design safe and effective training programs used for improving performance amongst various sports.
  • Evaluate exercise selection, execution, and technique specific to sports performance.
  • Determine performance assessments used to assess and program for athletes in different seasons throughout a training.

NASM Performance Enhancement Specialist (PES) Course Outline

  • Anatomy and Physiology
  • Essentials of Integrated Training
  • Human Movement Science
  • Sports Performance Testing
  • Flexibility Training
  • Metabolic Training
  • Core Training
  • Balance Training
  • Plyometric Training
  • Speed, Agility, Quickness Training
  • Resistance Training
  • Olympic Lifting
  • The OPT™ Model
  • Injury Prevention
  • Sports Performance Nutrition
  • Ergogenic Aids
  • Sports Psychology

Workshop Coach

Jeremy Ng
NASM Master Trainer, CPT, CES, PES
Director|Educator|Personal Trainer

Founder of PFC Studio, Jeremy has been heavily involved in Malaysia’s fitness scene for over a decade. Driven by an insatiable desire to cultivate educated fitness, Jeremy genuinely seeks to help trainers keep up with the latest scientifically backed training methods and principles.

Sign up now, study at home and attend the live workshop later!

(Price shown excludes 6% SST)

Workshop Fees


RM 4300
  • CEUs: NASM – 1.9; ACE – 2.0;
  • NASM-PES Live workshops
  • NASM-PES textbook
  • NASM-PES online resources & unlimited practice examinations
  • 3 attempts at your final exam (to be completed within 365 days)
  • International certification upon successful completion of your examination


RM 4500
  • CEUs: NASM – 1.9; ACE – 2.0;
  • NASM-PES Live workshops
  • NASM-PES textbook
  • NASM-PES online resources & unlimited practice examinations
  • 3 attempts at your final exam (to be completed within 365 days)
  • International certification upon successful completion of your examination


RM 8800
  • Live workshops (NASM-CPT preparatory course; CPR + AED certification)
  • Live workshops (NASM-PES preparatory course)
  • NASM-CPT version 6 textbook
  • NASM-PES textbook
  • NASM-CPT online resources & unlimited practice examinations
  • NASM-PES online resources & unlimited practice examinations
  • 3 attempts at NASM-CPT final exam (to be completed within 365 days)
  • 3 attempts at NASM-PES exam (to be completed within 365 days)
  • 2x International certification(s) upon successful completion of your examination
  • Please add NASM CPT (Kuala Lumpur) and NASM PES into your cart


NASM Performance Enhancement Specialist (NASM-PES) requires the individual to obtain a current NASM Certified Personal Trainer (NASM-CPT) certification or a current health and fitness certification accredited by NCCA, NBFE or DETC or a current Licensed or Certified Massage Therapist.

NASM has offered a variety of courses that specialised in different areas. NASM Performance Enhancement Specialist (NASM-PES) focal point is to help trainers to deal with athletes with the OPT Model.

Upon successful certification, you will receive a customised certificate. You will not be required to complete any CEC’s or CEU’s to maintain the certification.

Remark: All online material can only be accessed using desktop or laptop computer. iPhone, iPad, Windows Phone or Android devices are not supported.

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About Us

PFC Studio specializes in four quarters of fitness masteries namely:

  • PFC Studio provides Fitness Education for achievers that wants to elevate credibility in the fitness industry especially through NASM and AFAA.
  • Team PFC conducts Personal Training which systematically tailors to clients’ respective goals and visions.
  • PFC trainers also focuses on Post – Rehabilitation Training for clients who are working off an injury or in seek for mobility and flexibility restorations.
  • We also specialize in Golf and Sports Performance Training helping athletes in areas of conditioning and movement related carry overs.

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