Operations in any environment (sea, land or air) demand the highest levels of physical fitness. CAF physical fitness programs, standards and policies are designed to prepare and assess a CAF member’s ability to meet and surpass the physical rigors of CAF operations. Within the links below you’ll find resource documents regarding general, environmental and occupational physical fitness.
The new Canadian Armed Forces fitness program
Bodyweight Training System
Minimum Physical Fitness Standard (MPFS):
CAF Reserve Applicant Physical Fitness
PSP Reconditioning Program
Royal Military College (RMC)
Women in the CF
Occupational / Specialty
General Physical Fitness Policies, Orders and Directives
Research & Development
Bona fide occupational requirements
(BFOR): When establishing an occupational fitness standard, the CAF must comply with bona fide occupational requirements and they must be related to the essential components of the job.
Date Modified : 2013-08-23