What kind of education does a kinesiologist have?

Kinesiologists require a university four-year Bachelor of Science degree in Kinesiology, Human Kinetics, Kinathropology or in an equivalent program. After graduation, they are eligible to write an exam to become registered under the Ontario legislation. After passing the exams they are then considered a registered Kinesiologist. Every registered kinesiologist is required to take continuing education courses which are overseen by the College of Kinesiologists of Ontario. Their courses focus on

  • Human Anatomy
  • Physiology
  • Biomechanics
  • Health Psychology
  • Ergonomics
  • Physical Activity and Sport
  • Exercise
  • Injury and Rehabilitation