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Certificate in Sports Nutrition

Become a Skilled Sports Nutrition Consultant or Personal Coach

The Certificate in Sports Nutrition is designed to equip you with the knowledge and skills to cater to athletes' special dietary needs, enabling them to unlock their athletic potential​​.

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Approximately 200 hours.
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Course Overview

Course Modules

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Career Outcomes

  • Sports Nutrition Consultant
  • Health and Fitness Consultant
  • Personal Trainer
  • Dietician (Sports Nutrition)
  • Athletic Performance Coach​

Course Fees Include

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Payment Options

Upfront payment or flexible payment plan starting from $25 to $30 per week. Only Australian Citizens & Permanent Residents are eligible for payment plans.

About The Course

Learn the Skills to Provide Effective Sports-Dedicated Nutrition Advice and Plans

Are you passionate about both nutrition and sports? Have you ever wondered how you could leverage dietary knowledge to maximise the performance of athletes or people inclined to sports? The Certificate in Sports Nutrition has got you covered! This course is designed to equip you with the knowledge and skills to cater to athletes' special dietary needs, enabling them to unlock their athletic potential​​.

In this course, you will traverse the journey from understanding the fundamentals of nutrition to applying specialised knowledge in sports nutrition. The initial stages of the course take you through a comprehensive introduction to nutrition, the digestive system, absorption & enzymes, energy value and foods, carbohydrates, fats, proteins, vitamins, minerals, water, and nutrient disorders. Armed with this knowledge, you will be in a better position to comprehend and address nutrient disorders​​.

As you progress, the course introduces you to the realm of sports nutrition. You will gain insights into the energy requirements of an athlete's body, training and competition diets, fluids, athlete's body composition, weight management, and the use of sports supplements. This knowledge is crucial in enabling you to tailor dietary interventions to each athlete's unique needs. Lastly, it offers you an in-depth understanding of the relationship between performance, health, and food, adding another layer to your expertise​​.

Upon completion, you will be equipped with the knowledge to improve your performance in sports and fitness, and you'll also be ready to guide athletes in managing their diet. This opens up numerous fitness, health, or sports career opportunities. Whether you dream of working with elite athletes or guiding everyday individuals on their fitness journey, the Certificate in Sports Nutrition provides the foundation you need to realise your dream career and make an impact on the health and wellbeing of your future clients.

Study from $25 to $30 Per Week

Want to study the Certificate in Sports Nutrition but can’t afford to pay upfront? No problem! This course comes with a super affordable payment plan option. Simply pay from $25 to $30 per week towards your course until the course is paid off and stress less.


"I have so enjoyed doing this course with you people - I have a goal at the end and this course is allowing me to reach the goal. Wonderful notes with so much information and enabling me to focus on my goals. Great help from the tutors; always availablewhen need to ask what may seem like a silly question but never judged on..." - Lorry