Professional Development

The Faculty of Kinesiology, Sport, and Recreation offers a range of professional education opportunities designed for working professionals

Graduate certificates provide students with unique opportunities to enhance their careers, further their education, and explore a specific area of interest. 



KSR Indigenous Sport & Recreation Certificate

Indigenous Sport and Recreation Certificate

The Indigenous Sport and Recreation Graduate Certificate is designed to help working professionals gain a deeper understanding of the cultural context of Indigenous communities through sport and recreation.


KSR Sport and Recreation Management Certificate

Sport and Recreation Management Graduate Certificate

An online program aimed at enhancing management and leadership skills in the fields of recreation, sport, and health. 


KSR Adapted Physical Activity Cerificate

Adapted Physical Activity (APA) Graduate Certificate

Focused on using a disability-affirming approach to enhance skilled practice and reflexive learning and understanding disability within a larger context of equity, diversity, and inclusion (EDI).



KSR Recreation Forum

Recreation Forum

Join us for a one-day professional-development opportunity to learn and share best practices to enhance programs and services; engage in discussions on topics such as inclusion, and, connect with others in the fields of recreation, sport, and health!


Laddering KSR

Laddering to a Master of Arts Degree

Laddering of freestanding graduate-level certificates into a master's degree means that a student who holds specific certificates may be able to use the courses from the certificate to receive advanced standing in a course-based master's degree.


Contact Us - KSR at the U of A

For additional information please contact:

Jill Cameron, Manager, Community Education
Phone: 780.492.8369