Next Insurance, a digital insurance company for small businesses, now offers tailored, digital insurance policies to National Academy of Sports Medicine (NASM) and Athletics and Fitness Association of America (AFAA) certified professionals directly through their websites.

The insurance policies for personal trainers offer both General and Professional Liability coverage, as well as an optional add-on that covers supplement/nutrition advice. The policies offer wide coverage including insuring trainers for work performed throughout the US, as well as coverage for online training, training in public parks, and more, according to Next Insurance in a media release.

Features of the insurance offering include a fully online process, completed in a matter of minutes; a monthly payment option available at no additional cost; the ability to add unlimited “Additional Insured” (such as the gym, the client’s home, park, etc); ease of downloading the Certificate of Insurance as needed; and policies from $11 per month.

“We are excited to be partnering with these leading fitness education organizations,” says Guy Goldstein, CEO of Next Insurance, in the release. “NASM and AFAA certified professionals can now access simple and affordable insurance, tailored for them. Personal trainers and group fitness instructors can push forward knowing that our insurance policies are endorsed by industry experts they trust.”

Laurie McCartney, president of Global Fitness & Wellness Solutions for Ascend Learning, adds, “We’re proud to partner with Next Insurance as they provide real value to our trainers, who will now be able to buy a policy online in minutes, then get back to doing what they love with total peace of mind.”

[Source(s): Next Insurance, PR Newswire]