Join The BCAK

The BC Association of Kinesiologists supports its members

We promote and raise awareness and understanding of the profession

  • The British Columbia Association of Kinesiologists (BCAK) represents its 1700+ members to the people of British Columbia (BC) as knowledgeable and valued healthcare service providers.
  • Kinesiologists are "Human Movement Specialists", utilizing evidence-based scientific approaches to improving function in primary, secondary and tertiary prevention.
  • Kinesiologists work closely with clients to - prevent and treat injury or disease; improve physical performance; guide and manage healthcare treatment; conduct job demands analysis; provide workplace ergonomic and job design solutions; enhance mental health through lifestyle change and implementation of appropriate physical activity and exercise.
  • Kinesiologists work collaboratively with allied health professionals to delivery interdisciplinary rehabilitation and wellness programs.
  • Improving the health of all British Columbians through health promotion, disease and injury prevention, guidance for enhanced client self-management and interdisciplinary collaboration are key roles of Kinesiologists in BC.


BCAK supports kinesiologists and the health and wellness of British Columbians through;

  • High quality membership standards (scope of practice, ethics & professional practice) along with rigorous entrance requirements,
  • Development of a strong brand and identity for BCAK and member Kinesiologists in the province,
  • Marketing, promotion and advocacy of the industry to the public and all industry stakeholders,
  • Connecting member kinesiologists through event networking and social media,
  • Providing access to comprehensive insurance coverage for the professional kinesiologist,
  • Delivery of quality opportunities for professional development,
  • Recognized standards for continuing education of members,
  • Access to career and professional development postings,
  • Providing access to industry resources and other quality benefits.

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