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Sports SHSM

Interested in becoming a Sports SHSM student? Talk to your teacher or guidance department today!

  • The Sports sector includes a broad range of careers!

  • In the Specialist High Skills Major – Sports program, students can focus on a career
    pathway that matches their skills and interests.

  • Students will get a better understanding of the Sports sector through course selections
    and opportunities to connect their in-school learning to real world environments, including
    Co-op work experience, postsecondary reach ahead experiences, industry-based experiential
    learning, training and certifications.

  • At graduation, students will receive a specially designated diploma.

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The SHSM - Sports program may be for you if you are interested in any of the following careers:

Apprenticeship Training

  • Conference and event planners


  • Announcers and other broadcasters
  • Broadcast technicians
  • Facility operation and maintenance managers
  • Film and video camera operators
  • Other technical and co-ordinating occupations in motion pictures, broadcasting, and the performing arts
  • Photographers
  • Photographic and film processors
  • Recreation, sports, and fitness program and service directors 


  • Authors and writers
  • Dietitians and nutritionists
  • Journalists
  • Other professional occupations in therapy and assessment
  • Producers, directors, choreographers, and related occupations
  • Professional occupations in advertising, marketing, and public relations
  • Psychologists
  • Recreation, sports and fitness policy researchers, consultants, and program officers
  • Secondary school teachers


  • Athletes
  • Coaches
  • Operators and attendants in amusement, recreation, and sport
  • Outdoor sport and recreational guides
  • Other technical and co-ordinating occupations in motion pictures, broadcasting, and the performing arts
  • Program leaders and instructors in recreation, sport, and fitness
  • Retail and wholesale trade managers

The Agriculture SHSM will also provide students with opportunities to earn an assortment of trainings and certifications specific to the sector. These may include:

  • first aid/CPR/AED awareness
  • health and safety – basic