More than a third of adults are obese, 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 Specialization – the perfect complement

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:  Avoid 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, exercise library and an online CEU 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.

Optimum Package

The optimum package option includes a Physical IQ national certificate, NASM CPT and NASM advanced specialisation certification, which is to be completed in a 1 year duration.

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, 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 Specialization – the perfect complement

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:  Avoid 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, exercise library and an online CEU 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.

Optimum Package

The optimum package option includes a Physical IQ national certificate, NASM CPT and NASM advanced specialisation certification, which is to be completed in a 1 year duration.

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