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Award of Merit Points Grading

This is the criteria on which trainers are awarded their merit designation. Members will be able to nominate their fellow members for the Award of Merit (CPTN-CPT.M).

Note: The numbers in the fields represent the maximum number of points for that criteria.

CPTN Specialty Certifications
Specialty Post-Rehab Pilates Nutrition Golf Spec. Pop. Other Total
Points 10 10 10 10 10 10  
Training Experience As A CPTN Certified Trainer
# of Years 1-2 Years 3-4 Years 5-6 Years 7+ Years Total
Points 2 5 7 10  
Location of Training
Environment In-Home / Fitness Studio Commercial Resort / Spa Private Club / Pro Athletes Total
Points 2 2 3 5  
Education
Type Related Diploma Related Degree Post Graduate Degree Total
Points 15 20 25  
Contribution to Professional Development of Trainers
Type Presenter Practical Assessor Course Conductor Mentor Total
Points 5 5 5 5  
Competitive Athletic Experience (as coach or athlete)
Type NCCP Competitive Experience (QTY. National/Provincial) Total
Points 5 5  
Complementary Services
Type Reg. Dietitian Massage Therapist Fitness Appraiser Wellness Consultant Other Total
Points 5 5 5 5 5  
Recognition by Media
Type Newspaper Magazine Television Peer Publication Total
Points 2 2 2 2  
Testimonials / Letters of Recommendation
Type 1 Peer 3 Client
Points 4 4
Community Development / Charity
Type Single Act Annually Ongoing
Points 5 10 15
Point Scale
Points Designation
< 30 Level 1
30-59 Level 2
60+ Level 3 (Award of Merit)