School of Community and Health Studies - Centennial College - Toronto

Post-Secondary Program Recreation and Leisure Services - Programa en Servicios de Ocio

School of Community and Health Studies - Centennial College - Toronto
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The goal of the Recreation and Leisure Services program is to teach you how to improve the quality of life for all citizens by developing healthy communities.

The program, which is facilitated by the School of Community and Health Studies, offers a curriculum that reflects current recreational focus on wellness and culture. As such, you will learn strong leadership skills to:

Create and establish dynamic and diverse programming that appeals to all age groups
Prepare budgets
Market activities
Recruit, train, assign and evaluate teams of volunteers
In addition to classroom learning, the Recreation and Leisure Services program will allow you to apply your skills to the real world through the province’s most extensive supervised field placement program. You will complete 896 hours of supervised field practicum, which will allow for development of critical practical skills through integration of classroom learning into real life situations.


Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD) or equivalent, or mature student status (19 years or older)
English Grade 12 C or U, or equivalent (minimum grade required)


Semester 1
College Communications 1
Mastering the Moment: An Introduction to Mindfulness and Meditation
Recreation Programming Principles
Keys to Success in Recreation & Leisure Services
Gerontology and Wellness
Child and Youth Development

Semester 2
College Communications 2
Practical Applications of Recreation Programming
Effective Leadership Skills
Field Seminar 2
Field Placement 2
Inclusive Recreation
Advanced Computer Applications

Semester 3
Report Writing for Recreation and Leisure Services
Global Citizenship: From Social Analysis to Social Action
Festivals and Event Management
Field Seminar 3
Field Placement 3
Community Development

Semester 4
General Education Elective
Launching Your Career
The Business of Recreation & Entrepreneurship
Recreation Management and Marketing
Healthy and Active Lifestyles
Field Placement 4

Salidas profesionales

Career Outlook
Group Facilitator
Referral Worker
Outreach Worker
Areas of Employment
Long-term care settings
Municipal community recreation centres
School-aged childcare centres
Rehabilitation centres
Youth-focused organizations

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