Algonquin College

Fitness and Health Promotion

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Program Information

School:Algonquin College
Faculty:School of Health and Community Studies
Degree:Diploma
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
Course Based:Yes
Length:2 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
National: $5,860
International: $15,386

Amounts include tuition fee, program specific lab and material fees, applicable eText fees, Students` Association fees and compulsory ancillary fees. Books, supplies and optional project materials cost approximately $600 per term.
Scholarships:1

Admission Requirements

Prerequisites:*

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 

English, Grade 12 (ENG4C or equivalent) with a grade of 65% or higher. Biology, Grade 11 or 12. OR Chemistry, Grade 11 or 12. OR Health and Physical Education, Grade 12 (PLF4C,PSE4U,PPL4O,PAF40 or equivalent).

* 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.

Modified on July 24, 2016