Taught course

Exercise Science and Lifestyle Management

Humber College Institute of Technology & Advanced Learning · Humber College Institute of Technology & Advanced Learning

Entry requirements

To be eligible for admission, you must possess the following: A Bachelor’s degree in Kinesiology, Physical Education, or Human Kinetics including completion of the following courses: Human Anatomy Human Physiology Exercise Physiology Biomechanics Statistics/Research Methods.

It is recommended that students also possess at least one semester of the following courses: Psychomotor Behaviour or Motor Learning Introduction to Health and Wellness, or Epidemiology of Physical Activity Psychology of Sport; Psychology of Exercise; Sociology of Exercise; or Sociology of Sport.

All applicants whose first language is not English must meet Humber’s English Language Proficiency Policy.

Months of entry


Course content

Humber’s Exercise Science and Lifestyle Management graduate certificate program is designed to build on the knowledge you have acquired in your university undergraduate degree by providing in-depth, hands-on instruction in the areas of fitness assessment, health and lifestyle counselling, exercise prescription and delivery, health promotion, group exercise leadership, health and fitness management, marketing and entrepreneurship, ergonomic assessment, and functional abilities assessment.

Students learn in small groups, instructed by expert faculty currently employed in the fitness and health industry.

Our advisory committee provides regular review and input on our curriculum, ensuring our program is always on the cutting edge of industry developments.

Qualification and course duration


full time
8 months

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