Fitness and Health Promotion
|Faculty:||School of Health and Community Studies
|Field of Study:||Health and Physical Education, General
|Description:||This two-year Ontario College Diploma program prepares students to perform the roles and responsibilities of fitness and health consultants. Fitness and health consultants plan, promote and deliver a wide variety of services including activity and educational programs that can enhance the health, fitness and well-being of individuals and groups in diverse settings. In the final level, students have the opportunity to obtain nationally recognized certifications in Group Fitness and Personal Training.
Field placements provide on-the-job training and experience, contributing to the overall marketability and employability of graduates.
|URL:||Fitness and Health Promotion at Algonquin College
|Cost per year:*||
These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.
- Grade12 English
- Biology or Health and Physical Education or Chemistry
Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD) or equivalent. Applicants with an OSSD showing senior English and/or Mathematics courses at the Basic Level, or with Workplace or Open courses, will be tested to determine their eligibility for admission; OR
Academic and Career Entrance (ACE) certificate; OR
General Educational Development (GED) certificate; OR
Mature Student status (19 years of age or older and without a high school diploma at the start of the program). Eligibility may be determined by academic achievement testing for which a fee of $50 (subject to change) will be charged.
- Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) or International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration)
* We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.