Research Center for Humane Performance (CCPU) operates in the Faculty of Physical Education and Sports from Pitesti University and was founded in 2001 in co-operation with National Institute for SportResearch from Bucuresti.

CCPU is a member ICSSPE / CIEPSS - category D, since2006.

CCPU is accredited by the Research Institute of the University of Pitesti, with internal accreditation certificate no. 07 / 07.08.2013.