Enitan Ekwotafia left Penenscola with a formal certificate, which she found to be equally useful in her search. University of West Florida offers an integrated course to help students in preparation for the American Council on Exercise (ACE) curriculum and certification exam, which is presented by ACE certified teachers. Because of his certification from ACE, the industry leader in personal trainer accreditation, Enitan Ekwotafia was able to get off to a quick start. While still a student at the university, she put her talents to the test. She worked as a fitness instructor at the campus' Health, Leisure, and Sports Facility, where she provided one-on-one and group training.