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NASM Certified Sports Nutrition Coach

Learn how to develop personalized nutritional recommendations to optimize performance and recovery for fitness clients and athletes.
Duration: 1 year

From: R1,967.00 / month for 3 months and a R5,000.00 sign-up fee


Product Description

Help athletes maximize their potential and optimize performance through nutrition.

  • 1.9 NASM CEUs
  • 20 In-Depth Chapters
  • High-End, Easy-to-Use Digital Portal
  • 35 Infographics, 25 Videos & 6 Printable Handouts
  • 1 Year to Complete the Final Exam
  • Certificate Upon Passing Exam

With our Certified Sports Nutrition Coach (NASM-CSNC) course, you’ll learn how to develop personalized nutritional recommendations to optimize performance and recovery for fitness clients and athletes.

Gain an edge on your competition by learning the latest sports nutrition principles to support healthy performance. You’ll help your clients improve their results and transform their training through nutrition.

Requirements & Accreditation

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

Qualification Content

Chapter 1: Introduction to Performance Nutrition
Chapter 2: Scope of Practice
Chapter 3: Evidence-Based Practice
Chapter 4: Understanding the Spectrum of Athletes and Performance
Chapter 5: Essentials of Metabolism
Chapter 6: Energetics of Performance
Chapter 7: Protein
Chapter 8: Carbohydrates
Chapter 9: Fat
Chapter 10: Miconutrients
Chapter 11: Hydration
Chapter 12: Periodization and Nutrient Timing
Chapter 13: Body Composition
Chapter 14: Recovery
Chapter 15: Supporting the Ill/Injured Athlete
Chapter 16: Supplementation
Chapter 17: Performance Nutrition Assessment and Evaluation
Chapter 18: Fueling for the Work Required
Chapter 19: Coaching Process/Approach
Chapter 20: Programming

Final Exam

After the completion of the course, you will take an online final exam from the comfort of your own home, or wherever you prefer to take tests. The test is 100, multiple-choice questions. You are allowed to go back and reference the course while taking the exam. The exam is timed and cannot exceed 90 minutes. To pass, you need a score of 70% or higher and you have up to 3 attempts to pass.

Distance/Online Study

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.

This course’s method of study includes an online exam as well as access to the online materials (video tutorials and tasks).

Additional Information

Payment Options

Full Fee, 3 month payment

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