ABOUT KINESIOLOGY

Find out about our profession! On this page, you will learn about kinesiology and kinesiologists, in Canada. From what Kinesiology is, how Kins are educated, when they intervene, to local events and news about the profession, here is all the information you need! 

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What is Kinesiology?
How are Kinesiologists? 

Kinesiology, also known as human kinetics, simply stated, is the scientific study of human movement.
Kinesiologists are human movement specialists and more... 

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Structure of Kinesiology in Canada?
Legislation & Governance 

In Canada, legislation pertaining to the profession falls under provincial jurisdiction. The goal of the CKA is to promote kinesiology and harmonize the rules and standards of practice of kinesiology across Canada 

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How is a career as a Kin? 

The areas of fitness and health promotion were historically the cornerstone of employment for kinesiologists in Canada.

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What is the scope of practice? 

Kinesiology is all about how we move. Kinesiology is the study of the dynamics of human movement, including all the components involved (anatomical, physiological, neurological, biochemical, biomechanical, neuromotor, psychological), as we interact with our environment.

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Where to find Kinesiologists?

A Kinesiologist may have an area of special interest to them, and works with a variety of clients and in a variety of environments, ...

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What's new? 

Find out about what's new in Kinesiology !

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What's happening?

Find local events about Kinesiology !

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NATIONAL KINESIOLOGY WEEK?

Find local events during NKW !

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