Softball Girl Team

Kinesiology, Health & Wellness

Welcome to the Kinesiology, Health and Wellness Division

As one part of a comprehensive, well-balanced educational experience, Kinesiology provides our students the opportunity to enhance their mental and physical abilities through lecture and physical activities, as well as intercollegiate sports.

Meeting the demand of our multicultural populations the Kinesiology Department offers courses that have the potential to positively touch, steer, and impact students’ lives which will help students achieve knowledge, healthful living skills, critical thinking, and problem solving for future success.

The Adaptive Kinesiology program serves the ever-changing needs of the community’s diverse special needs population. As for people with special needs the program is designed to ensures a progressive exercise therapy and a safe environment by promoting skills and activities for lifetime fitness, wellness, mobility and quality of life.

The following benefits occur from taking part in the Kinesiology program:

Improve Your:

  • Muscular Strenght
  • Posture
  • Coordination
  • Quality of Daily Living
  • Self Esteem
  • Feel Better
  • Earn College Credit
  • Cardiovascular Endurance
  • Perception
  • Emotional Well-Being
  • Social Skills
  • Get in shape
  • Have Fun

The Kinesiology, Health, and Wellness Program offers courses in Kinesiology, Kinesiology Major, Adapted Kinesiology, Dance, Health, and Kinesiology Athletics.

For a list of courses offered this semester, check the LAHC Class Schedule.

Kinesiology Adapted Courses Offered:

KIN. 045 Adapted Fitness

Individualized exercise program covering basic elements of physical fitness and training principals.

KIN. 046 Adapted Strength Training

Emphasis placed on strength training techniques

KIN. 049 Adapted Cardiovascular Fitness

Development of cardiovascular endurance through the use of bicycle ergometer, treadmills and hand cranks.

KIN. 050 Adapted Exercises for Back Disorders

Individualized routine including stretching, resistive exercise and cardiovascular fitness.


All persons with any special needs are encouraged to enroll

For more information please contact:​
The Adapted PE Office at (310) 233-4351 or Visit the Special Programs and Services Office
Mondays to Thursdays: 8:30AM - 6:00PM
Fridays: 8:30AM - 2:00PM
in Café 108   (310 233-4620)

The Kinesiology Program at Los Angeles Harbor College is dedicated to the support of the mission statement as presented by the Los Angeles Community College District and the Los Angeles Harbor College.

Soccer Team Playing
LAHC Soccer Team

Degrees & Certificates

  • Kinesiology AA-T
  • Certificate in Personal Training
  • Certificate of Achievement

External Resources

Professor Trujillo website:

Contact Information


PE/Wellness 147


Nabeel Barakat, Division Chair
Email: @email
Phone: (310) 233-4351

PE/Wellness 149

Leslie Trujillo, Kinesiology/Health Professor
Email: @email

PE/Wellness 150

Norkor Omaboe, Health/Kinesiology Professor
Email: @email

PE/Wellness 153

Marco Alvillar, Kinesiology/Baseball Coach
Email: @email

PE/Wellness 151

Dean Dowty, Athletic Director/Football Coach
Email: @email