National Posture Institute (NPI) is an educational and professional organization whose goal is to educate individuals to become Certified Posture Specialists ™ (CPS), Resistance Training Professionals™ (RTP), and Certified Goniometry Specialists ™ (CGS). In addition, the National Posture Institute addresses five distinct areas to achieve its mission. Each area is presented below.
NPI is dedicated to delivering to its students, current allied health/medical/fitness professionals, the collegiate educational system, the media, and the public information and education on posture and body alignment through innovative educational resources, teaching solutions, courses, and the NPI-Certified Posture Specialist Certificate Program and Exam.
Educating personal trainers/fitness professionals and allied health/medical professionals to become Certified Posture Specialists™, Certified Resistance Training Professionals™, and Certified Goniometry Specialists™.
We offer facilities successful business solutions through the integration of the CPS/RTP/CGS certificates and Posture Assessment Program to retain and build a large client/patient/member base.
Funding research awards focusing on posture and body alignment in relation to assessments, exercise movements, injury prevention, balance, sports performance, physiology, special populations, and ergonomics.
Offering the CPS/RTP/CGS certificates to students at colleges or universities with certificate, two-, or four-year degree programs in exercise science, personal fitness training, physical therapy, athletic training, and/or other related allied health/medical program.
Educating and training individual consumers, the public, employers, companies, school systems, organizations, and the community on proper posture, body alignment, and exercise movements through our Public Posture Education Programs™. exercise movements through our Public Posture Education Programs™.