Topics covered include:
Nutrients, digestion and metabolism
Food and nutrients
Glycaemic index and blood glucose homeostasis
The power of micronutrients
Energy requirements and balance, and how to calculate correctly
How nutrition affects weight management and performance
Exploring the impact of hydrogenated fats on health
Understanding food labels
Cooking methods and how this influences your health
Different types of grains and their influence on health
And more! Full course breakdown below.
Who is this course suitable for?
This certificate is suitable for anyone pursuing a career in nutrition or for those wanting to develop their understanding of nutrition to improve the level of service they provide in their current career, e.g personal trainers.
$399 per person - includes all course materials.
Course payments paid in advance of course date.
Limited places available ~ spots secured only with confirmed course payment.
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Good nutrition is essential to lead a healthy balanced lifestyle. Our certificate in Human Nutrition provides a broad insight into the dynamic field of human nutrition providing you with the foundations of basic nutrition and how it affects your health. This course will cover various topics from the fundamental nutrients that provide us with the essential energy components our bodies need to specialised topics such as the difference between grain vs grass-fed meat, high fructose corn syrup, probiotics, and genetically modified foods. This course will assist you in making informed decisions about health in relation to diet and nutrition.
Students who successfully complete BodyWell Institute's Certificate of Human Nutrition course are automatically eligible for accreditation from the International Institute for Complementary Therapists and will be eligible for professional indemnity and business insurance to practice as a Dietary Consultant through AON insurance.
Certificate in Human Nutrition
Self-paced over 6 months
BWI Professional Certificate
Mid-Way Assessment, Final Exam (MC, SAQ)
Can you apply for additional time?
Yes (at no extra cost)
Course Structure: NUT001 Human Nutrition Course Online
Contents in Brief
Module 1 Introduction to Nutrition
Module 2 Metabolism and Nutrition
Module 3 Micronutrients
Module 4 Antioxidants
Module 5 Weight Control Nutrition
Module 6 Food Allergies and Sensitivities
Module 7 Nutrition and Digestive Health
Module 8 Sports Nutrition
Module 9 Allied Health