Fitness & Movement Enhancement Specialist

Under development 
Tuition Per Course
Duration 8-12 months (part-time)
Program Start September, 2015
Campus Abbotsford & Chilliwack Canada Education Park
Days & Times Evenings and Saturdays

Get the advantage with Continuing Education Fitness and Movement Enhancement Specialist program. Unlike a basic personal training designation we offer additional courses to set you apart from the competition. Discover how to develop your home base business and assist clients with conditioning. This program is great for students looking to work with athletes, clients with injuries, and general population fitness enthusiasts.

Program Information

Our Fitness & Movement Enhancement Specialist certificate offers you flexibility to study the specific courses you need. All of the courses in this program may be taken individually or applied to the Fitness & Movement Enhancement Specialist certificate.

This certificate program is delivered through UFV’s Continuing Education department and consists of nine courses, excluding Standard First Aid which must be completed prior to completing this program.


If you plan to earn your Fitness & Movement Enhancement Specialist certificate, courses may be taken in this order: 

  • Fitness Knowledge
  • Weight-Training
  • Personal Training
  • Essentials of Fitness and Movement Assessment
  • Essentials of Shoulder and Upper Extremity Conditioning
  • Essentials of Core Conditioning
  • Essentials of Hip and Lower Extremity Conditioning
  • Functional Training 101

Course descriptions follow at the end of this page.

Additional fitness-related courses that are not part of the Fitness & Movement Enhancement Specialist certificate can be found here: Fitness and Wellness



In addition to a selection of Continuing Education courses and certificate programs, UFV offers master’s, bachelor’s, and associate degree programs as well as diplomas, trades certification, and other specialty certificate programs. For more information about programs at UFV please visit our homepage at You may then be interested in contacting Student Services at 1-888-504-7441 to arrange a tour, attend a Becoming a Student info session, connect with an educational advisor, or arrange for career counseling.

Current Course Offerings

Please check back on June 15, 2015 for current course offerings.

updated Mar 16, 2015

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