SPORTS & FITNESS NUTRITION SPECIALIST CERTIFICATION:
This holistic based online sports & fitness nutrition certificate program is perfect for personal trainers, yoga instructors, coaches, fitness enthusiasts, and anyone who has an interest in fuelling for exercise and sport. The program is a mix of holistic teachings and sound science to give you a one of its kind sports and fitness holistic certification. Upon completion, you will qualify for the RHC™ and the RHNC™ designations through the Health Coach Alliance. You will also qualify for liability insurance to cover your practice.
Graduates of the Holistic Nutrition & Health Coach program or the Holistic Nutritionist program can enrol in this course independently to earn the Sports Nutrition Specialist designation.
The program is comprised of the following courses:
*Click the links below to visit the individual courses in this program.
Fundamentals of Integrative Nutrition
Principles of Holistic Health & Nutritional Medicine
Meal Planning & Coaching Skills
Sports & Fitness Nutrition
** This is a great option for students who do not want or require the full Holistic Nutrition Coach Certification. If at later date, you decide to work towards the Nutrition Coach Program, all three courses are applied towards the program leaving you with only two courses to take in order to earn the Holistic Nutrition & Health coach designation.
Duration of Program:
This course can be completed within 8-12 weeks based on 7-10 hours per week of study time, but you may complete it sooner if you have more time available for learning. Though this course was designed to be completed within a 3 month period, you have 6 months of access in the portal ensuring those with the busiest schedules have enough time. Please be mindful of your timeline. You will receive a reminder a week before access will close and at that time you can reach out for an extension if needed.
You have a maximum of 12 months to complete the full Holistic Nutrition Coach program if you are taking this course as part of the program. All specialization courses are taken after the core program is completed.
Included in Tuition:
- 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
- Certification upon graduation
** Three books are required in addition to the included learning materials; one book is for the Principles course, one is for the Nutrition Sciences course and the final book is for the Sports Nutrition course. Please note that this is a program, and each course must be taken in a very specific order.