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College of Kinesiologists of Ontario

College of Kinesiologists of Ontario​​

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416-961-7000

The College of Kinesiologists of Ontario (CKO) is the governing body for kinesiologists in Ontario. The Office of the Fairness Commissioner (OFC) oversees the registration practices of the college to ensure that they are transparent, objective, impartial and fair for anyone who wants to practise as a kinesiologist in this province.

Registration Practices Assessment Report, 2016

This summary of the assessment includes recommendations for improvement.

 2019

2019

Kinesiologists_OFair Registration Practices Report-2019.pdf

Applications to Practise Processed by the CKO in 2019
Jan. 1 to Dec. 31 Jurisdiction Where Applicants Received Their Training Total
Ontario Other Canadian Provinces USA Other International Unknown
New applications received45116110469
Applicants who became members18510110197

 2018

2018

Kinesiologists_Fair Registration Practices Report-2018.pdf


Applications to Practise Processed by the CKO in 2018
Jan. 1 to Dec. 31 Jurisdiction Where Applicants Received Their Training Total
Ontario Other Canadian Provinces USA Other International Unknown
New applications received38417220405
Applicants who became members20913200224

 2017

2017

Kinesiologists_Fair Registration Practices Report-2017.pdf

Applications to Practise Processed by the CKO in 2017
Jan. 1 to Dec. 31 Jurisdiction Where Applicants Received Their Training Total
Ontario Other Canadian Provinces USA Other International Unknown
New applications received4949610510
Applicants who became members32412310340

 2016

2016

Fair Registration Practices Report available upon request.​​

Applications to Practise Processed by the CKO in 2016
Jan. 1 to Dec. 31 Jurisdiction Where Applicants Received Their Training Total
Ontario Other Canadian Provinces USA Other International Unknown
New applications received323151040352
Applicants who became members815661730901

 2015

2015

Fair Registration Practices Report available upon request.​

Applications to Practise Processed by the CKO in 2015
Jan. 1 to Dec. 31 Jurisdiction Where Applicants Received Their Training Total
Ontario Other Canadian Provinces USA Other International Unknown
New applications received4701911100510
Applicants who became members32215940350

 2014

2014

Fair Registration Practices Report available upon request.​​​

Applications to Practise Processed by the CKO in 2014
Jan. 1 to Dec. 31 Jurisdiction Where Applicants Received Their Training Total
Ontario Other Canadian Provinces USA Other International Unknown
New applications received49918232524
Applicants who became members31713020332

 2013

2013

Fair Registra​tion Practices (FRP) Report, 2013

Applications to Practise Processed by the CKO in 2013
Jan. 1 to Dec. 31 Jurisdiction Where Applicants Received Their Training Total
Ontario Other Canadian Provinces USA Other International Unknown
New applications received1,58957152161,688
Applicants who became members1,08134112001,146​​

Quick Facts

Number of Kinesiologists2,772
Number of Internationally Trained Kinesiologists53

You may find information about exam requirements and Canadian work experience requirements​ elsewhere on this site.


Location of Training, 2019

Ontario2,583
Other Canadian Provinces136
USA30
Other International23
Unknown0
Total2,772
Proportion of Internationally Trained Members (includes USA)2%

The Top Five Source Countries For Internationally Trained Kinesiologists, 2019

Largest NumberIndia
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Number of Applicants1

The College of Kinesiologists of Ontario falls under the jurisdiction of the Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care.The OFC will oversee the registration practices of the CKO to ensure that they are transparent, objective, impartial and fair for anyone who wants to practise as a kinesiologist in this province. The OFC does not assess credentials, handle complaints or intervene in particular cases. Our mandate is one of systemic change. Please contact the CKO for further information about your ability to practise as a kinesiologist in Ontario.

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