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Welcome to Kinesiology

in Newfoundland and Labrador

The Newfoundland and Labrador Kinesiology Association (NLKA) is an association whose mission is to promote the science of human movement to other professionals and to community. The association exists to assist Kinesiologists in the performance of their duties and responsibilities, as well as in upholding the standards and ethics of the profession of Kinesiology. The NLKA is a non profit organization, supported by membership dues, fund raising events and contributions.




NLKA is ...

The NLKA is a non-profit organisation with a philosophy and a mission that is govern by a Board of Director duly elected at the Annual General Meeting. 

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NLKA Membership


  • Practice Insurance
  • Networking with other Kinesiologists
  • Involvement in the community
  • Further education opportunities

Professional Member or Student Member

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Areas of Service 

The following provides a list of areas in which Newfoundland Certified Kinesiologists can be found practicing. For more information or to find a qualified NLCK in your area please contact the NLKA.

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The scope of practice 

Kinesiology is all about how we move. Kinesiology is the study of the dynamics of human movement, including all the components involved (anatomical, physiological, neurological, biochemical, biomechanical, neuromotor, psychological), as we interact with our environment.

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Kinesiologists are interdisciplinary and multidisciplinary professionals. They work and strive to keep in touch with other health professionals or related organizations.

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Current Issues 

Find out about what's new in Kinesiology !

Keep up-dates on the latest current issues

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Events, Seminars & More

Find local events about Kinesiology !

What's happening? What's on?

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All Kins are actively participating in NKW.

Find local events during NKW !

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Take advantage of rebates offered to Kins 

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Working in collaboration with
Provincial Kinesiology Associations &
the Canadian Kinesiology Alliance