Course can be taken full time on Lethbridge Community College campus or via Distance Education.
Dates or duration of program:
2 year full time study
In this diploma, knowledge of sociological, physiological and psychological process of aging is balanced by a thorough understanding of how to plan, program and deliver leisure, recreational and functional activities to enhance the quality of life of older people. This theory and practice can be applied through two 320-hour fieldwork placements.
Who should participate?
Any individual interested in bringing the areas of active ageing, recreational and leisure to aged care should apply for this course.