Certified Nutritional Coach
Our Certified Nutritional Coach program is designed to meet the growing demand for professionals with knowledge and skills on selecting the best functional nutrients and super foods. This comprehensive program provides an in-depth examination of contemporary nutrition topics designed to inform individuals about the latest research on eating super foods, organically, and genetically modified foods. Additional topics include shopping for functional foods successfully, environmental nutrition issues, and educating you on eating earth-friendly food sources. This program will also explore the coaching profession which continues to evolve as a skill set and communication form. With the coaching profession on the rise it is important that coaches are trained in the most up-to-date methods of coaching their clients. This program uses the Co-Active Coaching Model to help you develop your skills in communication, relationships, and coaching to achieve a transformation in others. Our program is based on humanistic and trans personal psychological principles. You will discover the skills and tools you need to create an ideal coaching environment to bring fulfillment and balance to those you coach. Included with this program is the preparation material and exam voucher to sit for the National Career Certification Board's Certified Nutritional Coach (CNC) national exam. Obtaining this national certification will prepare you for a career as a Nutritional Coach and give you an advantage in the industry.
Smart Nutrition: Healthy Eating for All Generations
Module 1: Food groups that should be emphasized and foods that should be limited
Module 2: Nutrient rich and nutrient poor foods
Module 3: Principles of healthy eating for meal planning, cooking, shopping and eating out
Module 4: Nutrition and longevity: common dietary choices that lead to chronic disease
Module 5: How antioxidants work and how to apply the free radical theory
Module 6: Using phytochemicals and flavonoids to protect DNA
Advanced Nutrition: Super Foods for the Family
Module 1: The role that each super food plays in disease prevention and the benefits they have when integrated into one’s diet
Module 2: How marketing affects your food purchasing choices
Module 3: How different foods have different purchasing and storage needs
Module 4: The basic definition of organics and how it should be labeled
Module 5: Which foods can potentially lower the risk of specific diseases such as cancer, heart disease, or osteoporosis
Module 6: The value of evaluating one’s diet for color diversity and phytonutrient content
Coaching: Transforming Business and Personal Lives
Module 1: The Fundamentals of Co-Active Coaching
Module 2: Co-Active Coaching Contexts
Module 3: Co-Active Coaching Principles and Practices
Nutritional Coach's work with individuals to promote optimal healthy lifestyle choices through providing an understanding of how nutrition can prevent illness and give one the overall feeling of good health and energy. This program is ideal for professionals that want to help guide people by providing nutritional, emotional, and educational support. This program is also a great starting place for any professional seeking to pursue a future career as a Dietitian, Nutritionist, Personal or Athletic Traininer, and many more career paths. This program does not require any previous knowledge or experience working with nutrition.
The Certified Nutritional Coach (CNC) national exam prepares individuals for a career as a Nutritional Coach. Attaining national certification displays that individuals have mastered the latest industry information and skill set necessary to become a successful and highly recognized professional in the field of Nutritional Coaching.
A Certified Nutritional Coach (CNC) works with individuals to promote optimal healthy lifestyle choices through providing an understanding of how nutrition can prevent illness and give individuals an overall feeling of good health and energy. Certified Nutritional Coaches (CNC) work in a variety of settings within the health and wellness industry and provide nutritional guidance and recommendations to those who need it. Certified Nutritional Coaches (CNC) are responsible for offering nutritional, emotional, and educational support to clients.
Though this program is a self-paced program it is supported by an educational mentor. Educational mentors are subject matter experts who have years of experience in their field as well as the necessary educational training and credentials to work as an expert. The mentor is available to answer any questions a learner may have including questions on course content, course material, certifications, and even industry questions. Mentors also monitor the progress of learners to ensure training retention and program advancement. In eLearning, motivation is a key tool to success. Because of this, mentors provide encouraging comments, feedback, and coaching to motivate learners throughout the duration of the program to support completion and success!
All required materials are included in your program. The below textbooks are provided:
Annual Editions: Nutrition, by Janet M Colson
- Certification included
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