Nutrition Business Certificate

Many nutrition enthusiasts struggle to turn their passion into a rewarding career. Thankfully, the Nutrition Business Certificate is finally here to help nutrition career seekers and enthusiasts like you start a rewarding business helping others live healthier and happier lives with proper nutrition.
Course Provider
Careers Collectiv
(RTO 22557)
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24/7 Course Access

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Upfront Payment or Interest-free Payment Plan (from $25 per week).

Course Overview

Start Date
Start Anytime
This course is self-paced. The course will take approximately 300 hours to complete.
Study 100% online from anywhere in Australia.
Career Outcomes
  • Food and Nutrition Sales
  • Nutrition Coach
  • Nutrition Coaching Business
  • Nutritional Food Preparation and Catering
  • Food Technologist
  • Consultant
  • Health and Diet Advisor
  • Health Promotion
Course Modules

1. Nutrition I

  • Important factors in nutrition
  • Ingredients and cooking methods
  • Food allergies and Intolerance introduction
  • The digestive system
  • Absorption and enzymes
  • Energy value of foods
  • Carbohydrates and fats
  • Proteins
  • Vitamins and minerals
  • Water
  • Nutrient disorders
  • Problems with nutrition

2. Food Coaching

  • Introduction and the Healthy Diet
  • Professional Standards for Food
  • Coaching
  • Specialist Diets – Chronic Conditions
  • Specialist Diets – Overeating
  • Specialist Diets – Poor Nutritional Diets
  • Food Coaching with Adults and Seniors
  • Food Coaching with Children
  • Lifestyle Changes
  • Moving on
  • Managing your Food Coaching Service

3. Social Media

  • Instagram
  • Facebook

*Optional Add-Ons:

For a small additional fee, you can add extra modules and a free phone consultation with one of the qualified accountants from the course provider to help students who want to set up a business. You can choose from the following:

  • Nutrition II
  • Nutrition III
  • Children’s Nutrition
  • Sports Nutrition
  • Nutrition for Weight Loss
Course Fees Include
  • All the required study materials and course notes.
  • 24/7 access to professional course tutor support.
  • A certificate officially recognising your successful completion of the course.
  • No course requirements or previous working experience necessary.
  • If you do not have a personal computer or tablet to study this course, the provider can supply it for you.

Each lesson culminates in an assignment that is submitted and marked by the school’s tutors before it is returned to you with any comments, feedback and, if necessary, extra reading.

Turn your love for health and nutrition into a business

Learn via distance education about the theory and practice of nutrition – health, weight management and energy in humans. There are endless career opportunities in this diverse and sought-after field for people wanting to make a positive change in the quality of life of humans, in jobs such as Nutrition Coach, Food Technologist or Health and Diet Advisor.

Gain knowledge on the practical, ethical and legal implications of establishing yourself as a coach and launching your own business. This additional knowledge will give you a head start by learning about specialist diets, coaching for children, adults and other coaching topics on nutrition and food.

Who is this course for?

This course is designed for students with no previous experience in nutrition or anyone in the industry looking to upskill. It’s perfect for anyone passionate about health who wants to learn the skills to start a business to help others on their journey of health and wellness.

The teachers

Careers Collectiv only use teachers who are active in their specialised industry. Learn from people who have first-hand experience in their subject matter and current industry expertise. Staff come from varied backgrounds with teaching and vocational experience from universities and vocational colleges. Courses provide flexible options for different career pathways, self-improvement, professional development and general adult education.

Start a business to help clients bring about positive change

Reinforce your love for health and nutrition with a qualification towards your new and exciting career and business. Food Coaching combines coaching skills with knowledge of nutrition to help clients choose better ways of eating and healthier diets. Coaching is about helping clients to define their goals and work out ways to achieve them. Gain a strong foundation in marketing with our module on Social Media. This additional knowledge will help you understand your food coaching service and how to market your business


All Careers Collectiv courses are accredited by the International Approval and Registration Centre (IARC), a non-profit association providing a quality control system for education programs and courses in international education.

*The contents are accurate at the time of writing. Get in touch with the course provider for the latest information.

About the Course Provider

Careers Collectiv

Careers Collectiv is a family-run online education provider offering a vast range of courses such as agriculture, animal studies, beauty, counselling, psychology, business and marketing. They offer the opportunities to learn the skills and knowledge you need to succeed in the career you’re passionate about. With over a decade of experience in the online education sector, they are passionate about providing quality education, accessibility for everyone and the flexibility to work at your own pace and in your own time. Careers Collectiv offers a diverse range of online courses, from animal care and agriculture to business and fashion design. Their family-run platform provides flexible learning opportunities for various career paths, ensuring accessibility and quality education for everyone. Whether you're interested in equine studies, horticulture, or photography, Careers Collectiv caters to upskillers and passionate learners with courses developed by industry experts.
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