More than a third of adults are obese, and even more are overweight. NASM wants to change that, and with you on our team of weight loss specialists, we know we can. It’s time to help your clients make some changes – really big changes.

Take your love of fitness and helping others and expand it with the new Weight Loss Specialisation – the perfect complement to your fitness career.

The Weight Loss Specialist programme is fully-accredited by the National Academy of Sports Medicine (NASM), a globally-recognised sports and fitness institution.

Module 1: The Obesity Epidemic
Module 2: The Health Effects of Obesity
Module 3: The Physiology of Weight Control
Module 4: The Psychology of Weight Control
Module 5: Assessments
Module 6: Nutrition Strategies for Weight Management
Module 7: Basic Training Methodologies for Weight Loss
Module 8: Avoiding and Breaking Plateaus
Module 9: Weight Management Myths
Module 10: Weight Loss Programming Application
Module 11: Legal and Ethical Considerations
Module 12: Marketing Your Services
Module 13: Complete WLS Manual
Module 14: WLS Programming Manual
Module 15: Exercise Video Library
Module 16: Additional Resources

So you’re passionate about fitness, but can’t commit to lectures – we have taken this into account and designed a comprehensive distance learning course, allowing you the flexibility to study in your own time without compromising on the quality of your learning experience.

The Weight Loss Specialist course includes a downloadable course manual and programming manual, video demonstrations, an exercise library and an online exam.

  • Register for the course.
  • We send you your course material, including access to the world-class NASM online learning centre.
  • Email us if have ANY questions and we will get back to you within 24 hours.
  • Complete your examinations online through the NASM online learning portal.
Payment Upfront in Full
One payment of R4,400.00

Course cost includes:

  • Online learning
  • NASM course (Downloadable PDF document)
  • Exam fee
  • NASM certificate

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More than a third of adults are obese, and even more are overweight. NASM wants to change that, and with you on our team of
weight loss specialists, we know we can. It’s time to help your clients make some changes – really big changes.

Take your love of fitness and helping others and expand it with the new Weight Loss Specialisation – the perfect complement to your
fitness career.

The Weight Loss Specialist programme is fully-accredited by the National Academy of Sports Medicine (NASM), a globally-recognised sports and fitness institution.

Module 1: The Obesity Epidemic
Module 2: The Health Effects of Obesity
Module 3: The Physiology of Weight Control
Module 4: The Psychology of Weight Control
Module 5: Assessments
Module 6: Nutrition Strategies for Weight Management
Module 7: Basic Training Methodologies for Weight Loss
Module 8: Avoiding and Breaking Plateaus
Module 9: Weight Management Myths
Module 10: Weight Loss Programming Application
Module 11: Legal and Ethical Considerations
Module 12: Marketing Your Services
Module 13: Complete WLS Manual
Module 14: WLS Programming Manual
Module 15: Exercise Video Library
Module 16: Additional Resources

So you’re passionate about fitness, but can’t commit to lectures – we have taken this into account and designed a comprehensive distance learning course, allowing you the flexibility to study in your own time without compromising on the quality of your learning experience.

The Weight Loss Specialist course includes a downloadable course manual and programming manual, video demonstrations, an exercise library and an online exam.

  • Register for the course.
  • We send you your course material, including access to the world-class NASM online learning centre.
  • Email us if have ANY questions and we will get back to you within 24 hours.
  • Complete your examinations online through the NASM online learning portal.
Payment Upfront in Full
One payment of R4,400.00

Course cost includes:

  • Online learning
  • NASM course (Downloadable PDF document)
  • Exam fee
  • NASM certificate

Your Details

Let us know how to get back to you.


General Information


Study Options