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Advanced Certificate In Nutritional Counselling

This is an excellent course for people who wish to advance or change their career into counselling with a focus on nutrition, or for those already working in the health industry who wish to enhance their knowledge!

Recent research in nutrition and health services indicates there is an increasing need for counsellors to have specialist knowledge in the area of nutrition, weight loss and children's nutrition whilst still maintaining professional counselling skills and practice. You should enrol in this course if you are genuinely seeking to develop counselling skills, understand counselling techniques and work with people who are focussed on improving their health through nutrition.

Health promotion in education is also another huge development area and requires people who know the facts about nutrition and also understand the importance of counselling...

Lesson Structure

To obtain this advanced certificate you must satisfactorily complete all set tasks and assessments of six (6) core modules and three (3) electives from a chosen list, to ensure the course is tailored to your needs or choice! Note that each module in the Certificate is a short course in its own right, and may be studied separately.

Core Modules

  • Human Nutrition Foundations (I)
  • Understanding Human Nutrition (II)
  • Advanced Human Nutrition (III)
  • Introduction To Psychology


Elective Modules

  • Counselling Skills - Intermediate (II)
  • Introduction to Sports Psychology
  • Nutrition for Weight Loss
  • Professional Practice in Counselling
  • Therapeutic Nutrition