Health and Physical Education Courses

Central Piedmont offers offers a variety of health and physical education courses for general education, core, and elective credit. While no health/physical education or exercise science degrees are currently offered, these courses meet the needs and interests of students working towards a degree, diploma, or certificate, those who plan to transfer to four-year institutions, visiting students who wish to transfer credit back to their home institution, and others who are just interested in taking health or fitness courses.

Why Choose Central Piedmont

We offer all students a real-world, hands-on, well-rounded education in order to provide the foundational skills and knowledge you need to succeed in any career.

Save money by taking health and physical education courses at Central Piedmont. Learn how much it costs to attend Central Piedmont. Financial aid and scholarships are available.

Real World Education

At Central Piedmont, your education goes beyond what you learn in class. We offer numerous opportunities for you to enhance your learning — and to make friends, network, and pursue your passions — through clubs and organizations, sports, events and activities, leadership opportunities, job experience, volunteer experiences, visual and performing arts, and even international experiences.

Learn More about Central Piedmont General Education Requirements

What We Offer

  • Available Courses, Locations, and Delivery Methods

    For detailed information on health and physical education courses at Central Piedmont — such as yoga, weight training, rock climbing, golf, personal health and wellness, First Aid and CPR, and general wellness — visit the college catalog.

    Course offerings and availability can change each semester. Always confirm where and how (in-person, online, or combined) courses are available each semester. Many of our outdoor offerings take place on two weekends and require some travel or extra equipment.

    Visiting Students

    If you wish to transfer health and physical education course credit back to your home institution, explore how to enroll at Central Piedmont as a visiting student.

    Corporate and Continuing Education

    Central Piedmont's Corporate and Continuing Education provides non-credit, non-degree courses and programs, including job skills, industry-focused career training, certificates, certifications, professional licensure, and personal enrichment. Day, evening, weekend, and online opportunities are available.

    College and Career Readiness

    If you are looking for programs to gain the knowledge or skills necessary to finish a high school degree or to get a job, visit Central Piedmont's College and Career Readiness.

    College Credit for High School Students

    Visit Career & College Promise to learn about opportunities for high school students to earn college credit at Central Piedmont.

  • Explore Careers

    Taking health and physical education courses at Central Piedmont can give you the knowledge and foundation you need to succeed. Visit Career Coach for detailed career opportunities, salary information, and job openings.