PLEASE NOTE: changes to some programs have been announced as of June 1, 2015, affecting programming for the 2015-2016 Academic year. The Fitness and Leadership program is one of those programs affected, and will be suspended. Currently enrolled students will be given the opportunity to complete the diploma. Read more here about affected programs. Students with questions are invited to contact the Registrar at 780-791-4801 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Fitness Leadership and Movement Diploma program is designed to acquire the necessary knowledge, skills and attitudes required to plan and instruct fitness classes, perform a variety of fitness testing protocols, counsel individuals and groups regarding fitness programs and establish and operate fitness programs in industry, clubs and communities.
The coursework within the diploma allows for students to take the Canadian Society of Exercise Physiology Certified Personal Trainer (CSEP-CPT) national certification course upon completion of their Fitness Leadership and Movement Diploma coursework.
The coursework is designed to give students the confidence to begin their careers as personal trainers with knowledge and experience, as well as, the opportunity to network with local fitness professionals and facilities.