List of Equivalent Qualifications


Individuals who have completed any one of the following courses may apply for registration as users of LCSD fitness rooms:

Eligible Courses

City University of Hong Kong

  • Physical Education Course - Physical Fitness Elementary (PED1305)
  • Physical Fitness Room User Training Workshop

Hong Kong Baptist University

  • Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Physical Education & Recreation Management Programme
  • Certificate in Fitness Instruction

Hong Kong Institute of Vocational Education

  • Physical Education Training Course in Fitness
  • Fitness Room User Card

Lingnan University

  • Introductory Course on the Usage of Fitness Room Equipment

The Chinese University of Hong Kong

  • Bachelor of Education(Physical Education, Exercise Science and Health)
  • Bachelor of Science in Exercise Science and Health Education Programme
  • Attendance Certificate of Fitness Room User Workshop

The Education University of Hong Kong

  • Certificate in Professional Development Programme on New Paradigm of Learning and Teaching in Physical Education
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Education (Primary / Secondary) Programme (Major Studies: Physical Education)
  • Bachelor of Education (Honours) (Physical Education)
  • Physical Fitness Room User Certificate

The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

  • Fitness Training Course
  • Fitness Room User Certificate

The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology

  • Healthy Lifestyle Course - Fitness Training Module

Hong Kong Institute of Construction

  • Physical Fitness Resistance Training Class

Hong Kong Metropolitan University

  • Fitness Introductory Course
  • Fitness Card

The University of Hong Kong

  • Fitness Room Accreditation Programme
  • Centre for Sports and Exercise Active Fitness Orientation Programme

Hong Kong China Bodybuilding and Fitness Association

  • Bodybuilding Training Course (Elementary, Intermediate and Advance Level)
  • Level 1 Fitness Coaching Certificate
  • Level 2 Fitness Coaching Certificate (Personal Trainer)

Hong Kong Coaching Committee

  • Coach Accreditation Programme Part A – Sports-General Theory (Level 1 /Level 2 /Level 3)

HKCT Institute of Higher Education

  • Bachelor of Social Sciences (Hons) in Sports Management with Coaching
  • Higher Diploma in Fitness, Coaching and Sports Management
  • Diploma in Fitness and Sports
  • Fitness Room / Weight Training Room User Card

Physical Fitness Association of Hong Kong, China

  • Resistance Training Instructor Certification Course

Instructor Courses organised by the following National Sports Associations (NSAs)*

  • China Hong Kong Mountaineering and Climbing Union
  • Handball Association of Hong Kong, China Limited
  • Hong Kong Amateur Athletic Association Limited
  • Hong Kong Amateur Swimming Association (Only Diving and Synchronized Swimming Disciplines)
  • Hong Kong Archery Association
  • Hong Kong Badminton Association Limited
  • Hong Kong Baseball Association Limited
  • Hong Kong Basketball Association
  • Hong Kong Boxing Association
  • Hong Kong Billiard Sports Control Council Company Limited
  • Hong Kong Canoe Union
  • Hong Kong China Bodybuilding and Fitness Association
  • Hong Kong China Dragon Boat Association
  • Hong Kong , China Gateball Association Company Limited
  • Hong Kong China Korfball Association
  • Hong Kong, China Rowing Association
  • Hong Kong Chinese Martial Arts Dragon and Lion Dance Association Limited
  • Cricket Hong Kong
  • Hong Kong Federation of Roller Sports Limited
  • Hong Kong Fencing Association
  • Hong Kong Lawn Bowls Association
  • Hong Kong Muay Thai Association Limited
  • Hong Kong Netball Association
  • Hong Kong Paralympic Committee & Sports Association for the Physically Disabled
  • Hong Kong Rugby Union
  • Hong Kong Sailing Federation
  • Hong Kong Shooting Association
  • Hong Kong Sports Association for Persons with Intellectual Disability
  • Hong Kong Squash
  • Hong Kong Swimming Coaches Association Limited
  • Hong Kong Table Tennis Association
  • Hong Kong Taekwondo Association
  • Hong Kong Tennis Association Limited
  • Hong Kong Tenpin Bowling Congress Limited
  • Hong Kong Triathlon Association
  • Hong Kong Underwater Association Limited
  • Hong Kong Water Ski Association Limited
  • Hong Kong Wushu Union Limited
  • Orienteering Association of Hong Kong
  • The Cycling Association of Hong Kong, China Limited
  • The Gymnastics Association of Hong Kong, China
  • The Hong Kong Football Association Limited
  • The Hong Kong Hockey Association
  • The Hong Kong Life Saving Society
  • The Judo Association of Hong Kong, China Limited
  • The Karatedo Federation of Hong Kong, China Limited
  • Volleyball Association of Hong Kong, China Limited
  • Windsurfing Association of Hong Kong


*  Qualified instructors/coaches of National Sports Associations who apply for registration as users of LCSD fitness rooms are required to have completed the former Sports - General Theory (Part A) course or the current Foundation Certificate in Sports Coaching Theory course organised by the Hong Kong Coaching Committee.