This course dives deep into the science of nutrition helping students develop critical thinking and problem solving skills while building a proficiency in understand nutrition research.
From the functions of macro and micro nutrients, to the relationship between nutrients and body systems; this course covers it all while teaching you the inner workings of digestion, absorption, elimination and metabolic pathways. You will also explore nutrient needs in all the stages of the lifecycle from preconception and infancy to the adult years.
Duration of Course:
This course should be completed within two months based on 7-10 hours per week of study time, but you may complete sooner if you have more time available for learning. You have a maximum of 12 months to complete the full Holistic Nutrition Coach program.
Included in Tuition:
Complete learning materials, study guides, and reference materials
Testing and exams
Full student support
Student account & access to Online Learning Portal
Online forums & live chat rooms to connect with other students
Certificate upon graduation
You must complete a lesson test after each lesson, and a proctored final exam upon completion of the course. Students must score 80% or higher to pass the course.
** There is one book required for this course that runs around $65-$120 depending on what format you choose. A link to order the book will be posted in your student account. Format options available: Ebook, loose leaf textbook, paper copy textbook. Depending on where you live, you may be able to find the textbook at your local library.