Recreation, Leisure and Parks Programs at Ontario Colleges

What to expect from a career in Recreation, Leisure and Parks programming

The recreation and leisure services industry is growing. Many people want to add physical activity into their lives in a fun and interesting way, while others are looking for unique adventure opportunities. Ontario college recreation, leisure and parks programs give you the knowledge and hands-on training you’ll need to apply your outgoing personality and love of physical activity into a career in this exciting industry.

If you can see yourself working outdoors or being the mastermind in creating and executing rewarding recreation, leisure and parks programs, here’s what you need to know. More

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Show Details ADVENTURE EXPEDITIONS AND INTERPRETIVE LEADERSHIP FANSHAWE SIMCOE OPEN 2 ACADEMIC YEARS (PERIODS OF 8 MONTHS) 2014 - Sep Visit Apply

ADVENTURE EXPEDITIONS AND INTERPRETIVE LEADERSHIP


  • Program Code: AEL1J
  • Credential: DIPLOMA
  • Program Level: POST-SECONDARY
  • Program Type: CO-OP
  • Language of Instruction: English
  • Entry Level: ENTRY LEVEL 1
  • Highly Competitive: N

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Show Details ADVENTURE RECREATION AND PARKS TECHNICIAN SAULT MAIN OPEN 2 ACADEMIC YEARS (PERIODS OF 8 MONTHS) 2014 - Sep Visit Apply

ADVENTURE RECREATION AND PARKS TECHNICIAN


  • Program Code: 5212
  • Credential: DIPLOMA
  • Program Level: POST-SECONDARY
  • Program Type: CO-OP
  • Language of Instruction: English
  • Entry Level: ENTRY LEVEL 1
  • Highly Competitive: N

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Show Details ADVENTURE RECREATION AND PARKS TECHNICIAN SAULT MAIN OPEN 2 ACADEMIC YEARS (PERIODS OF 8 MONTHS) 2015 - Jan Visit Apply

ADVENTURE RECREATION AND PARKS TECHNICIAN


  • Program Code: 5212
  • Credential: DIPLOMA
  • Program Level: POST-SECONDARY
  • Program Type: CO-OP
  • Language of Instruction: English
  • Entry Level: ENTRY LEVEL 1
  • Highly Competitive: N

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Show Details ADVENTURE RECREATION AND PARKS TECHNICIAN (Accelerated) SAULT MAIN OPEN 1 YEARS (PERIODS OF 12 MONTHS) 2014 - Jul Visit Apply

ADVENTURE RECREATION AND PARKS TECHNICIAN (Accelerated)


  • Program Code: 5218
  • Credential: DIPLOMA
  • Program Level: POST-SECONDARY
  • Program Type: CO-OP
  • Language of Instruction: English
  • Entry Level: ENTRY LEVEL 1
  • Highly Competitive: N

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Show Details ADVENTURE RECREATION AND PARKS TECHNICIAN (ACCELERATED) SAULT MAIN OPEN 1 YEARS (PERIODS OF 12 MONTHS) 2015 - Jul Visit Apply

ADVENTURE RECREATION AND PARKS TECHNICIAN (ACCELERATED)


  • Program Code: 5218
  • Credential: DIPLOMA
  • Program Level: POST-SECONDARY
  • Program Type: CO-OP
  • Language of Instruction: English
  • Entry Level: ENTRY LEVEL 1
  • Highly Competitive: N

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Show Details ECOTOURISM CANADORE COLLEGE DRIVE OPEN 1 ACADEMIC YEARS (PERIODS OF 8 MONTHS) 2014 - Sep Visit Apply

ECOTOURISM


  • Program Code: 010405
  • Credential: CERTIFICATE
  • Program Level: POST-SECONDARY
  • Program Type: REGULAR
  • Language of Instruction: English
  • Entry Level: ENTRY LEVEL 1
  • Highly Competitive: N

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Show Details ECOTOURISM CANADORE COLLEGE DRIVE OPEN 1 ACADEMIC YEARS (PERIODS OF 8 MONTHS) 2015 - Jan Visit Apply

ECOTOURISM


  • Program Code: 010405
  • Credential: CERTIFICATE
  • Program Level: POST-SECONDARY
  • Program Type: REGULAR
  • Language of Instruction: English
  • Entry Level: ENTRY LEVEL 1
  • Highly Competitive: N

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Show Details ECOTOURISM CANADORE ONLINE PROGRAM DELIVERY OPEN 1 ACADEMIC YEARS (PERIODS OF 8 MONTHS) 2014 - Sep Visit Apply

ECOTOURISM


  • Program Code: 010405
  • Credential: CERTIFICATE
  • Program Level: POST-SECONDARY
  • Program Type: REGULAR
  • Language of Instruction: English
  • Entry Level: ENTRY LEVEL 1
  • Highly Competitive: N

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Show Details ECOTOURISM CANADORE ONLINE PROGRAM DELIVERY OPEN 1 ACADEMIC YEARS (PERIODS OF 8 MONTHS) 2015 - Jan Visit Apply

ECOTOURISM


  • Program Code: 010405
  • Credential: CERTIFICATE
  • Program Level: POST-SECONDARY
  • Program Type: REGULAR
  • Language of Instruction: English
  • Entry Level: ENTRY LEVEL 1
  • Highly Competitive: N

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Show Details FITNESS AND HEALTH PROMOTION ALGONQUIN WOODROFFE WAITLISTED 2 ACADEMIC YEARS (PERIODS OF 8 MONTHS) 2014 - Sep Visit Apply

FITNESS AND HEALTH PROMOTION


  • Program Code: 3010X01F
  • Credential: DIPLOMA
  • Program Level: POST-SECONDARY
  • Program Type: REGULAR
  • Language of Instruction: English
  • Entry Level: ENTRY LEVEL 1
  • Highly Competitive: N

Notes:

This Is A Mobile Learning Program. Students Are Required To Supply And Use A Mobile Learning Device That Meets Minimum Hardware And Software Specifications.

Show Details FITNESS AND HEALTH PROMOTION GEORGE BROWN WATERFRONT CAMPUS CLOSED 4 SEMESTERS 2014 - Sep Visit Information

FITNESS AND HEALTH PROMOTION


  • Program Code: S125
  • Credential: DIPLOMA
  • Program Level: POST-SECONDARY
  • Program Type: REGULAR
  • Language of Instruction: English
  • Entry Level: ENTRY LEVEL 1
  • Highly Competitive: Y

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Show Details FITNESS AND HEALTH PROMOTION LOYALIST MAIN OPEN 2 ACADEMIC YEARS (PERIODS OF 8 MONTHS) 2014 - Sep Visit Apply

FITNESS AND HEALTH PROMOTION


  • Program Code: FAHP
  • Credential: DIPLOMA
  • Program Level: POST-SECONDARY
  • Program Type: REGULAR
  • Language of Instruction: English
  • Entry Level: ENTRY LEVEL 1
  • Highly Competitive: N

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Show Details FITNESS AND HEALTH PROMOTION FLEMING PETERBOROUGH OPEN 4 SEMESTERS 2014 - Sep Visit Apply

FITNESS AND HEALTH PROMOTION


  • Program Code: FHP
  • Credential: DIPLOMA
  • Program Level: POST-SECONDARY
  • Program Type: REGULAR
  • Language of Instruction: English
  • Entry Level: ENTRY LEVEL 1
  • Highly Competitive: N

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Show Details Fitness and Health Promotion (Full-Time Online - First Year Only) ALGONQUIN WOODROFFE OPEN 2 ACADEMIC YEARS (PERIODS OF 8 MONTHS) 2014 - May Visit Apply

Fitness and Health Promotion (Full-Time Online - First Year Only)


  • Program Code: 3010X09F
  • Credential: DIPLOMA
  • Program Level: POST-SECONDARY
  • Program Type: DISTANCE EDUCATION
  • Language of Instruction: English
  • Entry Level: ENTRY LEVEL 1
  • Highly Competitive: N

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This Program Is Offered Full-Time Online.

Show Details FITNESS AND HEALTH PROMOTION (FULL-TIME ONLINE - FIRST YEAR ONLY) ALGONQUIN WOODROFFE OPEN 2 ACADEMIC YEARS (PERIODS OF 8 MONTHS) 2014 - Sep Visit Apply

FITNESS AND HEALTH PROMOTION (FULL-TIME ONLINE - FIRST YEAR ONLY)


  • Program Code: 3010X09F
  • Credential: DIPLOMA
  • Program Level: POST-SECONDARY
  • Program Type: DISTANCE EDUCATION
  • Language of Instruction: English
  • Entry Level: ENTRY LEVEL 1
  • Highly Competitive: N

Notes:

This Program Is Offered Full-Time Online.

Show Details FITNESS AND HEALTH PROMOTION (FULL-TIME ONLINE - FIRST YEAR ONLY) ALGONQUIN WOODROFFE OPEN 2 ACADEMIC YEARS (PERIODS OF 8 MONTHS) 2015 - Jan Visit Apply

FITNESS AND HEALTH PROMOTION (FULL-TIME ONLINE - FIRST YEAR ONLY)


  • Program Code: 3010X09F
  • Credential: DIPLOMA
  • Program Level: POST-SECONDARY
  • Program Type: DISTANCE EDUCATION
  • Language of Instruction: English
  • Entry Level: ENTRY LEVEL 1
  • Highly Competitive: N

Notes:

This Program Is Offered Full-Time Online.

Show Details FITNESS AND HEALTH PROMOTION (FULL-TIME ONLINE - FIRST YEAR ONLY) ALGONQUIN WOODROFFE OPEN 2 ACADEMIC YEARS (PERIODS OF 8 MONTHS) 2015 - May Visit Apply

FITNESS AND HEALTH PROMOTION (FULL-TIME ONLINE - FIRST YEAR ONLY)


  • Program Code: 3010X09F
  • Credential: DIPLOMA
  • Program Level: POST-SECONDARY
  • Program Type: DISTANCE EDUCATION
  • Language of Instruction: English
  • Entry Level: ENTRY LEVEL 1
  • Highly Competitive: N

Notes:

This Program Is Offered Full-Time Online.

Show Details OUTDOOR ADVENTURE ALGONQUIN PEMBROKE OPEN 2 ACADEMIC YEARS (PERIODS OF 8 MONTHS) 2014 - Sep Visit Apply

OUTDOOR ADVENTURE


  • Program Code: 6780X01F
  • Credential: DIPLOMA
  • Program Level: POST-SECONDARY
  • Program Type: REGULAR
  • Language of Instruction: English
  • Entry Level: ENTRY LEVEL 1
  • Highly Competitive: N

Notes:

This Is A Mobile Learning Program. Students Are Required To Supply And Use A Mobile Learning Device That Meets Minimum Hardware And Software Specifications.

Show Details OUTDOOR ADVENTURE NATURALIST ALGONQUIN PEMBROKE OPEN 47 WEEKS 2014 - Sep Visit Apply

OUTDOOR ADVENTURE NATURALIST


  • Program Code: 6783X04F
  • Credential: DIPLOMA
  • Program Level: POST-SECONDARY
  • Program Type: OPTIONAL CO-OP
  • Language of Instruction: English
  • Entry Level: ENTRY LEVEL 1
  • Highly Competitive: N

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This Program Is Also Offered In A Co-Op Delivery Mode, With Departmental Approval. This Is A Mobile Learning Program. Students Are Required To Supply And Use A Mobile Learning Device That Meets Minimum Hardware And Software Specifications.

Show Details OUTDOOR ADVENTURE SKILLS FLEMING LINDSAY OPEN 2 SEMESTERS 2014 - Sep Visit Apply

OUTDOOR ADVENTURE SKILLS


  • Program Code: OAS
  • Credential: CERTIFICATE
  • Program Level: POST-SECONDARY
  • Program Type: REGULAR
  • Language of Instruction: English
  • Entry Level: ENTRY LEVEL 1
  • Highly Competitive: N

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