Sports Nutrition and Performance Certificate

This online, self-paced certificate program has been designed to meet the growing demand for Registered Dietitians, Nutrition and Dietetic Technicians - registered (DTRs), personal trainers, athletic trainers, allied health/medical and fitness professionals, and the general public who want to learn about developing individualized sports nutrition programs for clients, patients, or for personal improvement. Professional Education has partnered with Educational Fitness Solutions to provide an in-depth examination of contemporary nutritional topics such as advanced sports nutrition, vitamin/protein supplementation, functional food implementation, antioxidants, and meal plan analysis for optimal performance. The following subjects will covered. Course 1: Nutrition and You: Functional Foods Course 2: Weight Management and Nutrition in the Lifecycle Course 3: Introduction to Sports Nutrition and Performance Course 4: Public Nutrition and Wellness Education. Upon completion of the program, students will receive a University of Utah Sports Nutrition and Performance Certificate.

Once a student logs in to an individual course, they will have eight weeks to complete that course and 12 months to complete all courses within the certificate program.

Who Should Attend

Registered Dietitians, Nutrition and Dietetic Technicians - registered (DTRs), personal trainers, athletic trainers, allied health/medical and fitness professionals, and the general public who want to learn about developing individualized sports nutrition programs for clients, patients, or for personal improvement

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Related Costs

Course 1: Nutrition and you: Functional Foods

None Required but optional PowerPoint Study Aid Packet available for $15 fee.

Course 2: Weight Management and Nutrition in the Lifecycle

None Required but optional PowerPoint Study Aid Packet available for $15 fee.

Course 3: Introduction to Sports Nutrition and Performance

Required Course Material(s):

1. Nutrition for Health, Fitness, & Sport 8th Edition, Publisher: McGraw-Hill Publishers, 2007, ISBN: 13: 9780073270586. Purchase from Amazon or your favorite online bookstore.

2. Also, optional PowerPoint Study Aid Packet available for $15 fee.

Course 4: Public Nutrition and Wellness Education

None Required but optional PowerPoint Study Aid Packet available for $15 fee.

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Prerequisites

None

Students may also register for classes individually rather than the full certificate program.

Full Certificate Tuition $1,195.00   Register Now!

Upcoming Classes

Class Title Next Start Date
Weight Management & Nutrition in the Lifecycle - Online Online
Public Nutrition and Wellness Education - Online Online
Nutrition and You: Functional Foods - online Online
Introduction to Sports Nutrition & Performance - Online Online


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