The Quality of our Training

As a multi-award-winning academy, we focus on quality. We want to make education more contemporary and easily accessible for everyone. We want to show that professional training to become a personal trainer also works flexibly from home with the highest quality. Because we are convinced that the most effective way to achieve maximum success is to manage your own time.
State certified
Our training courses are state-certified / accredited by Germany. The ZFU decides on the approval of distance learning courses nationwide and works on the basis of the Distance Learning Protection Act.
Certified by TÜV Süd
Our quality management system is certified by TÜV Süd in accordance with DIN 9001:2015.
Top distance learning school 2018-2024
In 2024, our parent company OTL was awarded TOP Distance Learning School by FernstudiumCheck for the seventh time in a row. 99% of our graduates recommend us to others.
Top learning content 2020
With 258 votes and a rating of 4.58 out of 5 stars, our parent company OTL received the "Top Study Material 2020" award from FernstudiumCheck.
Excellent distance learning provider 2019-2024
Our parent company OTL has been consistently ranked as an Excellent Provider by FernstudiumDirekt since 2019 with an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars.
EQR Level
Our trainings are based on the international standards of the EQF (European Qualifications Framework for Lifelong Learning), among others.
Best of E-Learning 2017 & 2018
The e-learning system from our German parent company OTL was nominated for the IT Innovation Award for the best e-learning system for the second time in a row in 2018.
TOP provider for professional training 2021-2024
In 2024, our academy received the TOP Provider for Further Education Award 2023 from FOCUS for the fourth time in a row.

What exactly OFA flexibility means for our customers

Start learning whenever you want
Once you have decided to train at OFA and completed your purchase, you are completely free to decide when you want to start your training.
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Study where you want
With distance learning, you enjoy the advantages of being independent of location. Online Fitness Academy extends this flexibility with state-of-the-art learning methods and enables you to study from anywhere with the help of our online campus.
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Determine your learning pace
Depending on how much time you have per day for learning, you can work through the course in a few weeks or in a relaxed 6 months. Here you can write your own timetable and stay flexible in your stressful everyday life!
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Arrange individual exam dates
You arrange an individual appointment with your examiner for your written final exam. Depending on the course, this may be 1 or 2 days. All appointments are 100% flexible and take place online!

Our quality promise in detail

We at Online Fitness Academy have a high level of quality awareness towards our customers. The trust that our prospective customers, course participants, graduates and partners place in us every day in our work is underpinned by several OFA quality promises! These promises extend from the management to the individual departments of our academy.
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Our IT team guarantees & promises: System stability
If you want to learn in the Online Campus, it has to be online! To keep it that way, our IT department is always working at full speed to ensure that everything runs smoothly for you.
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Our Marketing team guarantees & promises: honesty
We can promise a lot - but we also keep our promises! We practice honest, fact-based marketing and don't fool you just to convince you in the short term. We assure you that all our advertising promises are correct.
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Our Production team guarantees & promises: The most up-to-date expertise
Through our state-certified training courses, you will always acquire scientifically up-to-date expert knowledge. If you find scientifically disproven information with us, you will receive a 50% discount on your next training course.
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Our Accounting team guarantees & promises: Fast and secure transactions
You get money from us? Whether it's because you've earned a commission or because you've requested a refund - we promise you a speedy payout, with 100% secure handling of your data.
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Our Support team guarantees & promises: Always a solution for you!
Do you have a problem with your training? Our support team knows what to do and will be happy to help and advise you. If you need our help, you'll get it. We'll always find a solution, we promise!
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Our Management team guarantees & promises: Patronage of promises
The OFA management promises that all OFA guarantee promises will be kept 100%. In addition, you are assured that your money will also be used for philanthropic activities and that all OFA employees will be treated fairly. The fact that we take this promise very seriously has already been demonstrated by our ranking as the best employer in the industry in 2020.

Our quality standards

We put great emphasis on the high quality of our training courses. The high demands we place on ourselves, the content, the preparation, the teaching and the highest level of customer satisfaction drive us every day.
    • We are constantly working on adapting our teaching materials, videos and our entire online training concept to the highest standards. The content is constantly revised, updated and completed by our team of experts.
    • We work in an absolutely customer-centric way and take care of the promotion of our training courses. We therefore offer you various means of support.
    • Our support team works at full speed and deals with your questions and issues on a daily basis. We then deal with these internally and derive measures from them to make our website and our offer even higher quality and better.
    • Transparency is very important to us. On independent evaluation portals such as FernstudiumCheck and Fernstudium Direkt, you can get your own impression of our German parent company and our courses. Of course, we are also looking forward to being rated by US portals.

What exactly does "high quality" mean to us?

    • Highest customer satisfaction through our support team
    • Highly qualified and professional lecturers and optimal and careful selection of cooperation partners
    • Continuous improvement of our organizational structures to provide the best possible training opportunities
    • High, smooth process quality in all our training courses