Postgraduate Certificate On Campus

Workplace Wellness and Health Promotion

Centennial College

12 months
15385 CAD/year
3856 CAD/year
Tuition fee
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The Workplace Wellness and Health Promotion program, offered by Centennial College, is one of the first graduate certificate programs of its kind in Canada. As such, it enjoys a respected national and international reputation and is recognized by leading employers.  


The Workplace Wellness and Health Promotion program, offered by Centennial College, will prepare you to promote the total well-being of individuals and groups within corporate and community contexts. 

To do so effectively, in this college health program you'll:

  • Benefit from acquiring essential program management and communication skills to become an effective manager of wellness and health promotion programs;
  • Gain knowledge in providing wellness coaching, designing, implementing and evaluating effective health promotion strategies and programs, as well as managing programs in accordance with organizational policies and procedures; 
  • Focus on assessing health risk factors and developing health and wellness plans and strategies to promote individual and organizational well-being;
  • Learn to utilize a variety of presentation techniques and strategies, develop a business case for wellness and market, and promote wellness programs.

As a Workplace Wellness and Health Promotion graduate skilled in program design and management, psychosocial and physical health issues, mental health management, program planning and health promotion theory, you'll bring a holistic and interprofessional approach to the field.

Career Outlook

  • Program specialist
  • Wellness coordinator
  • Health promotion consultant/manager
  • Wellness program manager
  • Program manager
  • Client relationship director
  • Health strategies associate
  • Healthy workplace engagement coordinator

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Program Planning
  • Placement Preparation
  • Coaching, Communication & Leadership Skills
  • Mental Health Management
  • Environmental Health 
  • Business Foundations 
  • Health Promotion & Organizational Development

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • International students: Apply early! Allow approximately four to six months before start for admission and Study Permit/Visa processing. 


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

Academic Requirements 

  • College (2 or 3 year) diploma, or a university degree in any discipline 

Field Placement Requirements 

After admission but prior to each program Field Placement, students require the following:

  • Annual clear police check with vulnerable sector screening (several placement sites require six month renewal)
  • Successful completion and annual renewal of a recognized course in CPR (Health Care Provider level)
  • Successful completion of a recognized course in standard first aid
  • Completion of your pre-clearance health form by a physician or nurse practitioner stating that you need the health requirements of legislated acts, ministry guidelines and agency policies

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    15385 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15385 CAD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    3856 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3856 CAD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Toronto

1502 - 2563 CAD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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