Pathway to Nutrition Certificate

Passionate about healthy living and wellness? Do you aspire to help people achieve their health goals with tailored nutritional advice? The Pathway to Nutrition Certificate is finally here to equip you with the necessary knowledge and skills to realise your dream career in the world of nutrition.
Course Provider
Careers Collectiv
(RTO 22557)
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Study 100% Online

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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. Nutrition II

  • Cooking and its effect on food and nutrition
  • Food processing and nutrition
  • Recommended daily intakes of nutrients
  • Planning a balanced diet
  • Assessing nutritional status and needs
  • Timing meals and needs of special groups

3. Elective Modules

Select only one (1) elective of your choice:

  • Nutrition III
  • Children’s Nutrition
  • Sports Nutrition
  • Nutrition for Weight Loss
  • Food Coaching

*Bonus Optional Modules: 

Free optional modules on Instagram and Facebook marketing 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.

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.

About this course

Learn about the theory and practice of nutrition – health, weight management and energy in humans.

Gain a strong foundation with our module focused on different food groups and cooking elements. This additional knowledge will give you a head start by learning about vitamins and minerals, how to treat different body types, designing diets for specific goals and other health topics that are typically found in a dietitian’s course.

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.


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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