About the courseCentennial Colleges Fitness and Health Promotion program is comprised of hands-on practical learning in laboratory and placement settings and a comprehensive academic grounding that will prepare you for a career assisting individuals and groups to reach their highest potential for overall well-being.Fitness and Health Promotion, taught within the School of Community and Health Studies, is a two-year health diploma program that will include: Anatomy and physiology Fitness assessment Leadership skills Injury management Nutrition Fitness marketing Health promotion Computer skills Mental illness and mental wellness Current functional-fitness training principles Speed, agility, quickness and Olympic lifting principles Older adult and special populations programming Physical Literacy and Long-Term Athlete Development (LTAD)In addition to this combination of topics, youll have the opportunity to gain the skills necessary to, after graduation, become a certified personal trainer according to the CSEP-CPT and a group exercise leader according to the Ontario Fitness Council requirements. Youll also learn course material related to the canfitpro Personal Training Specialist certification and have an opportunity to receive this certificate in the program. Lastly, in the fourth semester, youll be prepared to pursue the Twist Sport Conditioning Advanced Functional Training certification.Program Highlights At Centennial Colleges Athletic and Wellness Centre, located at Progress Campus - Centennial College of Applied Arts and Technology, youll have hands-on learning opportunities.To facilitate ongoing feedback and progress, labs will consist of small group sizes. Interprofessional student activities will be part of your learning as youll assist your fellow peers (e.g., Police Foundations, Pre-service Fire and Paramedic students) in attaining their fitness assessment goals. Expert faculty members will nurture your knowledge and skills development and provide acc
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AboutCentennial College of Applied Arts and Technology is a diploma- and degree-granting college in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. It is the oldest publicly funded college in Ontario. its campuses are situated on the east side of the city, particularly in Scarborough, with an aerospace centre at Downsview Park in North York.
Centennial College has come a long way since its inception in 1966, blossoming from a local community college into an internationally-recognised institution that welcomes students from all over the globe.
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Progress Campus - Centennial College of Applied Arts and Technology
937 Progress Avenue Toronto, ON M1G 3T8, CanadaOpen in maps See all courses at this campus
Progress is home to the Schools of Business and Hospitality, Tourism and Culinary Arts. Here you’ll also find Advanced Manufacturing and Automation Engineering Technology programs, as well as many Child Studies and Community Service programs.