Fitness Assessment and Exercise Counselling Admission Requirements

Minimum Credits Completed

  • 24

G.P.A. Required

  • After 24 credits A
  • After 48 credits B
  • After 72 credits B

Other qualifications that may aid acceptance

  • First Aid
  • CPR
  • Fitness Specialization Skill (eg. Yoga Instructor, group fitness leader, etc.) Certification
  • Volunteer experience

Applications Available

  • Mid March
  • At the Kinesiology and Health Science Academic Office, 341 Norman Bethune College

Deadline for Application

  • No later than April 30

Application Package Content

  • Application Form
  • Resume

Acceptance Letters Sent

  • First Monday in June

Date for Interviews

  • Ongoing interviews are conducted throughout the enrolment in HH/KINE 3400 which is a mandatory prerequisite.

Kinesiology and Health Science core course requirements

  • Yes
  • plus 24 credits - Required elective courses

Number of years of commitment to the program

  • Depends on year of entry

Hours of commitment outside class time

  • 75 hr/term in final year

External Certificate Received Concurrently

  • Certified Personal Trainer with the Health and Fitness Federation of Canada (HFFC-CPT™)
  • Certified Exercise Physiologist with the Health and Fitness Federation of Canada (HFFC-CEP™)