National Council on Strength & Fitness
Shopping Basket0 item(s) $0.00
Setting Standards, Developing Professionals, and Serving the Public through Education and Certification
Certified Strength Coach Certification Exam
Close Chat

Certified Strength Coach Exam Content


Eligible exam candidates must meet the minimum passing score to attain the Certified Strength Coach (CSC) Credential. The NCSF-CSC Exam is comprised of 150 multiple-choice questions, proportionately sectioned to assess the requisite eight (8) content areas.

Certified Strength Coach Exam Breakdown:


Number of Questions: 150
Exam Question Format: Multiple Choice
Time Allowed: 3 Hour Maximum

Exam Sections:

Functional Anatomy and Biomechanics15%
Sport Metabolism10%
Performance Assessment and Evaluation13%
Nutrition and Ergogenic Aids8%
Training Techniques for Athletic Performance20%
Advanced Programming for Sport20%
Injury Prevention and Return to Competition9%
Professionalism and Risk Management5%

Certified Strength Coach Sample Test
Be sure to review the exam locations and registration sections of the NCSF website.
(Please review the NCSF Exam Policies and Procedures prior to registering for your examination)
Upcoming Workshops
Certification Exam Locator
Credential Verification
Request an Info Brochure
Need Help? Our team is ready to assist: 1 800 772 NCSF(6273)
NCSF Certified Personal Trainer
NCCA Accredited Program