SHSM – Sports

What is the SHSM Sports Program?

The SHSM Sports major gives students the opportunity to gain sector-based skills and experience to prepare for a career in the sports industry.

Schools supporting this sector

  • Centre Wellington DHS
  • Erin DHS
  • Guelph CVI
  • Wellington Heights SS

Why Get Involved?

  • Volunteer at a sports facility or event
  • Experience an athletics-focused environment through work placements
  • Networking with local employers
  • Participate in an exercise class at a fitness facility
  • Touring of local Colleges, Universities, and Athletic Facilities
  • Graduate with a SHSM seal of designation on OSSD transcript
  • Gain valuable industry-specific work experience and knowledge


  • A strong foundation to learn in the Sports industry
  • Coaching, sport program design, fundamental skills in a sport
  • Personal management skills
  • Teamwork skills
  • Communication skills
  • Leadership skills
  • Self-confidence

Get Started Now

Talk to your school SHSM Lead or guidance counsellor to register.

For FAQ, click here!