Get Certified in Nutrition & Health
Advanced Certificate of Nutrition and Health
Flexible Course in Nutrition & Health Coaching, menu planning and nutritional advice
The Advanced Certificate of Nutrition & Health course presents a comprehensive study of nutrition science, dietary advice and analysis. This online nutrition course is delivered completely via distance and online delivery and will allow you to gain certification, accreditation and insurance for nutritional advice, meal and menu planning and health and nutrition coaching.
This advanced nutrition course is made up of two shorter courses:
2. Your choice of specialisation nutrition courses: you may choose one of the following:Sports & Exercise Nutrition, Healthy Body Weight Nutrition, Nutrition and Exercise for Stress, Anxiety and Depression or Infant, Childhood & Adolescent Nutrition.
Your choice of nutrition course specialisations can based on your interests or professional requirements. Our health coaching certification is delivered in a user-friendly, easy to understand format and offers automatic eligibility for accreditation and insurance as a health and nutrition coach.
The Advanced Certificate of Nutrition & Health includes two nutrition course modules:
1. Certificate of Nutrition and Diet (or Nutrition & Diet Course for Exercise Professionals if you are a Fitness Australia Registered Exercise Professional and would also like to receive 15 CEC points as part of your studies).
2. Certificate of Nutrition Specialisation (you may choose one of the following Sports & Exercise Nutrition, Healthy Body Weight Nutrition, Nutrition for Stress, Anxiety and Depression or Infant, Childhood and Adolescent Nutrition).
|Course Duration||70-80 hours self-paced over 6 months (you may apply for extra time if required at no added cost).|
|Course Delivery||Distance and online delivery (you do not need to attend lectures or exams). Printed course materials plus online access to ipad, iphone and android-ready learning materials included in course fee.|
|Accredited Australian nutrition professionals to support your learning.|
|The Advanced Certificate of Nutrition & Health is open to both Australian and overseas students. A $75 international postage and handling fee will apply to students living outside of Australia.|
|Course Fee||AU $750.00 includes all course materials, texts and assessment fees.|
|Course Accreditation||Students who successfully complete Beck Health & Nutrition’s Advanced Certificate of Nutrition & Health course are automatically eligible for accreditation from the International Institute for Complementary Therapists and will be eligible for accreditation and professional indemnity and business insurance for Nutrition & Health Coaching, nutritional advice and menu planning. To find out more about becoming a Health & Nutrition coach, including what your insurance will actually cover, please read our guide here.|
|This course is approved for Continuing Education purposes (70 points) by the Australian Traditional Medicine Society (ATMS).|
Upon successful completion of this course you will be provided with:
1. Advanced Certificate of Nutrition and Health.
|Degree Pathways and Advanced Standing|
Beck Health & Nutrition courses may offer advanced standing / course credit opportunities for further qualifications in nutrition, however this is dependent on the course that you are applying for. For example, it is likely that you will receive some advanced standing / credit / recognition of prior learning (RPL) if you are applying for an Advanced Diploma of Nutritional Medicine or a bachelor degree majoring in nutrition. All Australian universities and private colleges are required to consider prior learning in relevant areas of study (for example, nutrition) in order to maximise advanced standing / course credit for learners.
|Course Assessment||Open book, un-timed, course assessments. Assessment is via a range of short answer, multiple choice and case study questions as well as nutrition, dietary analysis and menu planning tasks.|
|Extra Nutrition Course Electives||If you would like to undertake more than one nutrition specialisation, you can undertake additional courses for a discounted fee (currently $375 per elective course).|
|Upgrade to Advanced Certificate of Nutrition & Health||If you have already completed a Beck Health & Nutrition course (or a nutrition course from another provider) you are always welcome to upgrade to the Advanced Certificate of Nutrition and Health. To find out more, including course discounts for upgrades, please submit an online enquiry here.|
|Kristen Beck – Registered Nutritionist and Health Scientist – to view Kristen’s nutrition and education qualifications and experience please click here|
The Advanced Certificate of Nutrition & Health includes the core module The Certificate of Nutrition and Diet plus one elective unit / short course (choose from Sports & Exercise Nutrition, Healthy Body Weight Nutriton,Nutrition for Stress, Anxiety & Depression or Infant, Childhood & Adolescent Nutrition).
Beck Health & Nutrition courses will give you:
What our students say about our Advanced Certificate of Nutrition course:
“Very well presented and easy to follow and comprehend, easy to access resources. Very professional and well-balanced. Course suited for all learning abilities” (name withheld)
“I liked the fact that the course was short enough to tackle while working full time, but detailed enough that I felt like I was learning a lot” Cal Spencer, QLD
“Enjoyable, professional, great quality product and resources” Coral, QLD
“Thanks, I got a lot out of all three courses I did” Astrid, QLD
“It was easy to complete in the time frame given, especially due to being a full-time, working mum” Tasha Johnson, NSW
“The content was easy to understand, I really enjoyed the course and felt I learnt a lot” Angelica, WA
“I really liked the flow from one subject into another. Very happy with the structure of the course. Many thanks” Mandy, QLD.
Beck Health & Nutrition’s Advanced Certificate of Nutrition & Health is accredited by the International Institute for Complementary Therapists, offering professional indemnity insurance options for nutritional advice, menu planning and nutrition & health Coaching.