CSEP Certification Workshops & Exams

Once you have received your letter confirming your status as a CSEP Approved Candidate, you are eligible take a CSEP workshop and challenge exams. 

Theory Exams  

The CSEP-CPT and CSEP-CEP Theory Exams are hosted by Pearson VUE in Computer-Based testing centres. Pearson VUE has more than 100 test centre locations throughout Canada where approved CSEP candidates are able to complete their exam on-demand and year round. 

To register for the CSEP-CPT theory exam you will need to own the CSEP-PATH manual which comes with a registration code that is required when paying for your exam.   

Special exam accommodations: Prior to scheduling your exam, candidates with diagnosed disabilities requiring special accommodations need to contact memberships@csep.ca with your request or for more information.

CSEP-CPT Theory Exam Sitting Fees
  • First exam sitting: $155 +tax
  • Second (and subsequent) exam sitting: $100 +tax 

CSEP-CEP Theory Exam Sitting Fees
  • First exam sitting: $200 +tax
  • Second (and subsequent) exam sitting: $150 +tax   

Upcoming Workshops and Practical Exams 

To be notified of upcoming fall workshop and exam opportunities, make sure you have applied for approval - a monthly newsletter is sent out to all applicants with lists of upcoming exams.

To register for workshops candidates will need to use the registration code from your Letter of approval. If you are unsure what your registration code is contact memberships@csep.ca.   

CSEP-CEP Candidates

Alberta
British Columbia

Manitoba
Ontario
  • CSEP-CEP Practical Exam - Ongoing 2017/18, Welland, Ontario
Quebec
Saskatchewan 
New Brunswick
Nova Scotia
Newfoundland 

 

CSEP-CPT Candidates 

Alberta
British Columbia

Manitoba
New Brunswick
 
Newfoundland
Nova Scotia
Ontario

Prince Edward Island
Quebec

Saskatchewan

 




 

CSEP-CEP Practical Exam - Ongoing 2017/18,  Edmonton, Alberta 

There is an ongoing opportunity for approved candidates to schedule a CSEP-CEP practical exam in Edmonton, Alberta. If you are interested in scheduling an exam you will first need to pay using the link below. After your payment had been received (a check for who has paid will be done once a week), your contact information will be given to the examiner who will contact you about scheduling a practical exam date and time that works for both of you. We cannot guarantee that your exam will be able to be scheduled within a specific timeline.

Location: University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta 

Practical Exam Cost: $675 + tax 

Contact: Alex Game

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CSEP-CEP Practical Exam - Ongoing 2017/18, Winnipeg, Manitoba

There is an ongoing opportunity for approved candidates to schedule a CSEP-CEP practical exam in Winnipeg, Manitoba. If you are interested in scheduling an exam you will first need to pay using the link below. After your payment had been received (a check for who has paid will be done once a week), your contact information will be given to the CSEP Instructor Examiner (IE) who will contact you about scheduling a practical exam date and time that works for both of you. We cannot guarantee that your exam will be able to be scheduled within a specific timeline. 

Location: 
University of Manitoba
Faculty of Kinesiology
Winnipeg, MB

Exam Cost:
Exam Only: $500.00

Contact: Kyle Turcotte

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CSEP-CPT Practical Exam - Ongoing 2017/18, Calgary Alberta

Have you completed a CSEP-CPT workshop or in-curriculum course and now you need to take your CSEP-CPT practical exam to complete the certification process? Jessica can help. She is available during the week on Mondays and Wednesdays between 5-9pm and Saturdays and Sunday between 9am-1pm to oversee your practical exam. No need to bring a subject. Subjects will be provided. Candidates must be approved CSEP-CPT applicants.

Location: Mount Royal College 

Cost: $250.00 

Contact: Jessica Power Cyr 

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CSEP-CPT Practical Exam - Ongoing 2017/18, Edmonton, Alberta 

There is an ongoing opportunity for approved candidates to schedule a CSEP-CPT practical exam in Edmonton, Alberta. If you are interested in scheduling an exam you will first need to pay using the link below. After your payment had been received (a check for who has paid will be done once a week), your contact information will be given to the examiner who will contact you about scheduling a practical exam date and time that works for both of you. We cannot guarantee that your exam will be able to be scheduled within a specific timeline.

Location: University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta

Practical Exam Cost: $140 + tax

Contact: Alex Game

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CSEP-CPT Practical Exam - Ongoing 2017/18, Winnipeg, Manitoba

There is an ongoing opportunity for approved candidates to schedule a CSEP-CPT practical exam in Winnipeg, MB. If you are interested in scheduling an exam you will first need to pay using the link below. After your payment had been received (a check for who has paid will be done once a week), your contact information will be given to the examiner who will contact you about scheduling a practical exam date and time that works for both of you. We cannot guarantee that your exam will be able to be scheduled within a specific timeline.

Location: The Wellness Centre (1075 Leila Ave., Winnipeg, MB) 

Practical Exam Cost: $278.00 +tax

Dates:
Exams will take place between April 1, 2017 and March 31, 2018 as scheduled with the CSEP Instructor-Examiner. 

Contact: Jennifer Onyskie 

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CSEP-CPT Practical Exam - Ongoing 2017/18, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan

This CSEP-CPT exam opportunity is for approved CSEP-CPT candidates confident in the material required of them for the full CSEP-CPT practical exam. Candidates should have reviewed the CSEP-CPT Certification Guide and the CSEP-PATH manual to understand the full practical exam, as there is no workshop prior to this exam. Candidates can expect to hear from the Instructor 1-2 weeks after paying for the event as to what schedule will work for both candidate and examiner.

Location: 
University of Saskatchewan
Physical Activity Complex
87 Campus Drive
Saskatoon, SK

Cost:
Exam: $150.00

Dates:
Exams will take place between April 1, 2017 and March 31, 2018 as scheduled with the CSEP Instructor-Examiner.

Contact: Bart Arnold 

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CSEP-CPT Practical Exam - Ongoing 2016, Thunder Bay, Ontario

There is an ongoing opportunity for approved candidates to schedule a CSEP-CPT practical exam in Thunder Bay, Ontario. If you are interested in scheduling an exam you will first need to pay using the link below. After payment has been received (there is a weekly check for candidates) your contact information will be given to the instructor examiner who will contact you about scheduling a practical exam date and time that works for both of you. We cannot guarantee that your exam will be able to be scheduled within a specific timetable.

Location:
Canada Games Complex
420 Winnipeg Avenue
Thunder Bay, Ontario
P7B 6B7

Cost:
$225.00 + tax

Contact:Reija Karioja 

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CSEP-CPT Practical Exam - Ongoing 2017/18, Halifax, Nova Scotia

There is an ongoing opportunity for approved candidates to schedule a CSEP-CPT practical exam in Halifax, Nova Scotia. If you are interested in scheduling an exam you will first need to pay using the link below. After payment has been received (there is a weekly check for candidates) your contact information will be given to the instructor examiner who will contact you about scheduling a practical exam date and time that works for both of you. We cannot guarantee that your exam will be able to be scheduled within a specific timetable.

Location:
Kinesic Sport Lab
3661 Lady Hammond Road
Halifax, Nova Scotia
B3K 2S2

Cost:
$250.00

Contact: Jeff Zahavich 

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CSEP-CPT Practical Exam - Ongoing 2017/18, Calgary, Alberta

There is an ongoing opportunity for approved candidates to schedule a CSEP-CPT practical exam in Calgary, Alberta. If you are interested in scheduling an exam you will first need to pay using the link below. After payment has been received (there is a weekly check for candidates) your contact information will be given to the instructor examiner who will contact you about scheduling a practical exam date and time that works for both of you. We cannot guarantee that your exam will be able to be scheduled within a specific timetable. 

Location:
Mount Royal University
4825 Mount Royal Gate SW
Calgary, AB, T3E 6K6

Cost:
$250.00

Contact: Heather Whelan 

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CSEP-CPT Practical Exam - Ongoing 2017/18, Wolfville, Nova Scotia

There is an ongoing opportunity for approved candidates to schedule a CSEP-CPT practical exam in Wolfville, Nova Scotia. If you are interested in scheduling an exam you will first need to pay using the link below. Exams will be offered on a need be basis and will be scheduled at the mutual convenience of the CSEP-CPT Instructor-Examiner and the candidate.

Location:
Acadia University - School of Kinesiology
550 Main Street. Kinesiology Labs
Wolfville, NS, B4P 2R6

Costs:
Exam Only: $ 250.00

Contact: Janna Wentzell 

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CSEP-CPT Practical Exam - Ongoing 2017/18, St. John's, Newfoundland

There is an ongoing opportunity for approved candidates to schedule a CSEP-CPT practical exam in St. John's Newfoundland. If you are interested in scheduling an exam you will first need to pay using the link below. Exams will be offered on a need be basis and will be scheduled at the mutual convenience of the CSEP-CPT Instructor-Examiner and the candidate.

Location:
Memorial University

Cost:
$200.00

Contact: Duane Button

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CSEP-CEP Practical Exam - Ongoing 2017/18, St. John's, Newfoundland

There is an ongoing opportunity for approved candidates to schedule a CSEP-CEP practical exam in St. John's Newfoundland. If you are interested in scheduling an exam you will first need to pay using the link below. Exams will be offered on a need be basis and will be scheduled at the mutual convenience of the CSEP-CEP Instructor-Examiner and the candidate.

Location:
Memorial University

Cost:
$275.00

Contact: Duane Button

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CSEP-CPT Practical Exam - Ongoing 2017/18, In/Out Curr (NAIT) Edmonton, Alberta 

There is an ongoing opportunity for approved candidates to schedule a CSEP-CPT practical exam in Edmonton, Alberta. If you are interested in scheduling an exam you will first need to pay using the link below. After your payment had been received, your contact information will be given to the examiner who will contact you about scheduling a practical exam date and time that works for both of you. We cannot guarantee that your exam will be able to be scheduled within a specific timeline.

NAIT STUDENTS: To receive the NAIT Student price you must contact your Instructor directly to receive the special registration code before registering. 

Location: Northern Alberta Institute of Technology

Practical Exam Cost:
NAIT Students: $50 + tax
Out-of-Curriculum Candidates: $250 +tax

Contact: Kate Andrews

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CSEP-CPT Practical Exam - Ongoing 2017/18, London, Ontario

There is an ongoing opportunity for approved candidates to schedule a CSEP-CPT practical exam in London, Ontario. If you are interested in scheduling an exam you will first need to pay using the link below. After your payment had been received, your contact information will be given to the examiner who will contact you about scheduling a practical exam date and time that works for both of you. We cannot guarantee that your exam will be able to be scheduled within a specific timeline.

Location: Western University

1151 Richmond St,
London, ON N6A 3K7

Practical Exam Cost:
Exam: $175 +tax

Contact: Michael Herbert

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CSEP-CEP Practical Exam - Ongoing 2017/18, Welland, Ontario

There is an ongoing opportunity for approved candidates to schedule a CSEP-CEP practical exam in Welland, Ontario. If you are interested in scheduling an exam you will first need to pay using the link below. After your payment had been received, your contact information will be given to the examiner who will contact you about scheduling a practical exam date and time that works for both of you. We cannot guarantee that your exam will be able to be scheduled within a specific timeline. 

Location: Niagara College
100 Niagara College Blvd.
Room A200B
Welland, On, L3C 7L3

Practical Exam Cost:
Exam: $400.00 + tax

Contact: Jennifer Wilkins 

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CSEP-CPT Practical Skills Review and Exam, August 19-20,2017, Toronto, Ontario

This Workshop and Exam is designed for candidates interested in obtaining their CSEP Certified Personal Trainer (CSEP-CPT) certification. The 6 hour workshop is designed to review all of the components required from the Canadian Society for Exercise Physiology. It will help prepare you to challenge for both the written and practical examinations - a study guide with relevant material will be provided to participants. The workshop will combine theory and hands-on skills.

Registration Deadline:August 11th, 2017

Location:
Humber College
205 Humber College Blvd
Toronto, ON, M9W 5L7

Workshop Date and Time:
August 19th, 2017, 10:00am-4:00pm

Exam Date:
August 20th, 2017, TBD by instructor

Costs:
Workshop:$124.00
Exam:$225.00
Workshop and Exam:$349.00

Minimum Candidates: 8 Maximum Candidates: 14

Contact: Joseph Gibbons  

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CSEP-CPT Practical Skills Review and Exam, In-Curr, September 26-March 13, 2017/18, RDC, Red Deer, Alberta

A Comprehensive workshop covering the core competencies to prepare students for both practical and written exams for the CSEP-CPT Certification. The workshop will combine theoretical material with a large emphasis on practical components and rehearsal in the sport performance lab.

Registration Deadline: September 24th, 2017

Location: Red Deer College
100 College Blvd. Room B801
Red Deer, AB, T4N 5H5

Workshop Dates and Times:
September 26th, 10:00am-11:20am
October 03rd, 10:00am-11:20am
October 10th, 10:00am-11:20am
October 17th, 10:00am-11:20am
October 24th, 10:00am-11:20am
October 31st, 10:00am-11:20am
November 07th, 10:00am-11:20am
November 21st, 10:00am-11:20am
November 28th, 10:00am-11:20am
December 05th, 10:00am-11:20am
January 08th, 2:00pm-3:00pm
January 15th, 2:00pm-3:00pm

Exam Dates and Times:
March 12, 2018, 8:00am-6:00pm
March 13, 2018, 8:00am-6:00pm

Costs:
Workshop and Exams: $265.00

Minimum Candidates: 6 Maximum Candidates: 12

Contact: Crystal Horne 

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CSEP-CPT Practical Skills Review and Exam, September 30-October 1st, 2017, Regina, Saskatchewan

This session will include a review of the theory and practical component to complete the CSEP-CPT skills review. It will be hands-on with all candidates being given an opportunity to self-assess their skills. Instructors will be available to answer all questions and provide direction to complete all aspects of the practicum exam.

Registration Deadline: September 23rd, 2017

Location: University of Regina
Exercise Physiology Laboratory, Room 160
Centre for Kinesiology
Regina, SK, S4S 0A2

Workshop Date and Times:
September 30th, 8:00am-5:00pm

Exam Date and Times:
October 1st, 2017, 8:00am-10:00am, 10:00am-12:00pm, 12:00pm-2:00pm, 2:00pm-4:00pm

Costs:
Workshop and Exam: $400.00

Minimum Candidates: 8 Maximum Candidate: 20

Contact: Patrick Neary 

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 CSEP-CEP Practical Skills Review and Exam, September 30-October 01, 2017, Regina, Saskatchewan

This workshop will include a review of the theory and practical components to challenge the CSEP - Certified Exercise Physiologist practical exam. It will be hands-on and all give all candidates an opportunity to self-assess their skills. Instructors will be available to answer all questions and provide direction to complete all aspects of the practical exam.

Registration Deadline: September 23rd, 2017

Location: University of Regina
Exercise Physiology Laboratory, Room 160
Centre for Kinesiology
Regina, SK, S4S 0A2 

Workshop Date and Times:
September 30th, 8:00am-5:00pm

Exam Date and Times:
October 1st, 2017, 8:00am-10:00am, 10:00am-12:00pm, 12:00pm-2:00pm, 2:00pm-4:00pm 

Costs:
Workshop and Exam: $700.00

Minimum Candidates: 4 Maximum Candidate: 12

Contact: Patrick Neary

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CSEP-CEP Practical Skills Review and Exam, October 27-28th, 2017, Montreal, Quebec

This skills review will provide the participant with a review of the necessary theory and skills required for the CSEP-CEP practical exams. This will include pre-screening, risk stratification, body composition assessment, maximal aerobic and MSK assessment, and behaviour and lifestyle modification. After the one day workshop, participants will complete the CSEP-CEP practical exam during an assignment time slot on the following day.

Registration Deadline: September 30th, 2017 

Location: Perform Centre - Concordia University
Loyola Campus PERFORM Centre
7200 Sherbrooke St. W.
Montreal, QC, H4B 1R6

Skills Review Date and Time:
October 27th, 2017, 8:30am-4:30pm

Exam Date:
October 28th, 2017, As scheduled between 8:00am-6:00pm

Costs:
Skills Review and Exam: $700.00

Contact: Jennifer Wilkins

Minimum Candidates : 5, Maximum Candidates: 10

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Stay tuned for more workshops. 


 

Should no workshop be offered in your area at this time, please contact memberships@csep.ca; exams and workshops are scheduled on an on-demand basis, and we will do our best to find you an event as soon as possible.

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