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XPT Level 1 Certification

Join the movement and discover a unique new approach to optimizing health, performance and longevity.

XPT PERFORMANCE BREATHING® |  Science and Application of Breath

XPT MOVEMENT  |  Incorporating Breathing for Exercise Performance

XPT WATER  |  Shallow Water Exercises & Programming

XPT RECOVER  |  Benefits and Applications of Extreme Cold & Heat Exposure

2 Day Certification  |  This course includes home study and 1.5 days in person for hands-on practical application.

Fee: $1,500


Participation is limited to ensure a low faculty to student ratio. Please register early. Courses will be canceled or rescheduled if we have low registration by the early registration deadline of 30 days prior to the scheduled course date.

Annual Certification Fee: $100

*Includes access to the XPT Coaches Portal extensive video library, downloadable XPT programming, research studies, coaches forum to connect with other XPT Coaches, FAQs, private monthly Q&A with XPT Director of Performance, Connection to client prospects via the XPT Coaches directory and for virtual coaching through the XPT App

May 4-5 | PJ Nester

XPT Level 1 Certification

Miami, FL (Sold Out)
May 24-25 | PJ Nester

XPT Level 1 Certification

Southbay, Los Angeles, CA
June 8-9 | PJ Nester

XPT Level 1 Certification

Colorado Springs, CO
July 19-20 | PJ Nester

XPT Level 1 Certification

Southbay, Los Angeles, CA
August 8-9 | PJ Nester

XPT Level 1 Certification

New York, NY
Aug 31- Sept 1 | PJ Nester

XPT Level 1 Certification

Southbay, Los Angeles, CA

XPT Water Pro Certification

Now Available!

Take your training to the next level!

Separate yourself from the pack with this one of a kind shallow and deep water training system developed by legendary big wave surfer and pioneer Laird Hamilton. 

May 25-26 |

XPT Water Pro Certification

Malibu, CA
July 20,21 |

XPT Water Pro Certification

Malibu, CA

XPT Performance Breathing® Certification

Coming Soon!

The breathing certification you’ve been waiting for!

Harness the power of the breath to influence the mind, enhance fitness, control stress & emotional states and improve health and performance.

This online course includes

Lectures | Guided Breathing Sessions |
15+ Performance Breathing Methods | Applied Practicals

 Fee: $600

XPT Performance Breathing

XPT Affiliate

Ability to market XPT Breathe, Move,
Recover classes and workshops.

For Certified XPT Coaches Only

Fee: $200

XPT Affiliate

XPT Certification Background

Some of the strongest minds and bodies in sport, fitness and science have come together to combine their skills and expertise to create a unique 360-degree lifestyle program based on nature’s core Breathe, Move, Recover pillars. In an effort to maximize education and share our systemized XPT program to communities worldwide, Laird Hamilton, Gabby Reece, Kelly Starrett, Dr. Andy Galpin, Patrick McKeown, and PJ Nestler have developed a structured curriculum empowering those looking to lead the charge in this new approach to health and fitness.

Establish your coaching expertise through the XPT Coaching Certification program, developed to fit within a progressive and ever-evolving system of adaptation, stress, and exploration to create powerful physiological and psychological changes within the human body.


The XPT Coach is a consummate professional and representative of one who seeks the most primitive and powerful methods to enhance human performance while exemplifying the embodiment of the XPT ideology. The XPT certification program will expose you to all of the foundational methods of XPT and arm you with the knowledge and skills necessary to implement a variety of training strategies and powerful methods of XPT.


The XPT Level 1 Certification is now an approved provider for NASM, ACE and AFAA.

Upon completing the Level 1 Certification:
NASM will award you 1.5 CEU’S
ACE will award you 2.0 CEU’s
AFAA will award you 15 CEU’s

XPT Performance Breathing Certification and XPT Water Pro certification will be accredited in 2019.

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