Human Kinetics Career Opportunites

  • NOTE: Some of these areas may require additional training.

    Successful completion of the Human Kinetics diploma at Capilano University can lead to employment opportunities in the following:

    Exercise Science Stream

    • Personal Training
    • Exercise, Physical, Athletic and Recreation Therapy
    • Active and Cardiac Rehabilitation
    • Work Place Evaluation - Ergonomics
    • Education: Graduate Studies, Research, Post-secondary Teaching
    • Pharmaceutical or Biomedical Sales
    • Medicine
    • Physiotherapy
    • Occupational Therapy
    • Chiropractic
    • Naturopathy
    • Sports Psychology
    • Mental Performance Specialists
    • Podiatry
    • Dentistry

    Physical Education (PE) Stream

    • Youth Agency Programmer/Manager/Coordinator
    • Seniors Programmer/Manager/Coordinator
    • Recreation Leaders, Administrators, Programmers, Directors
    • Administration in Provincial or National Sport Associations
    • Sport Event Management
    • Coaching (Community or School Settings)
    • Strength & Conditioning Coach
    • Professional Athlete
    • Sales of Health & Fitness Equipment or Products
    • Education: Graduate Studies, Research, Post-secondary Teaching
    • Physical Education - Elementary or Secondary School Levels
    • Massage Therapy
    • Mental Performance Specialists
    • Sports Psychology