(UK) Diploma in Weight Management Consultancy

Course Duration: 6 - 12 Months

Practise as a well-informed Weight Management Consultant and help and support individuals in their quest to lose weight whilst maintaining health and well-being

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(UK) Diploma in Weight Management Consultancy

Course Overview for the (UK) Diploma in Weight Management Consultancy

This course, brought to you in partnership with Plaskett College, will provide you with a detailed, systematic and scientifically-based training, fuller than possibly any other in the field. It will enable you to practise as a well-informed Weight Management Consultant and most importantly, you will be able to help and support individuals in their quest to lose weight whilst maintaining health and well-being.  You will:

  • Gain an understanding of the basic elements of nutrition with a focus on the key nutrients in order to avoid deficiencies when working with weight loss clients
  • Develop the confidence to be able to make informed choices from a wide span of weight loss options and avoid the use of rigidly fixed methods, thereby delivering programmes best suited to individual needs
  • Learn the skills to be able to counsel on a one-to-one basis. This favours the resolution of individual circumstances and problems
  • Receive the training to see your clients through every stage of the process, thereby maximising their chances of success.

Course Requirements

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R8,700.00


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Why you should study this course:

  • Learn to make informed choices from a wide span of weight loss options
  • Learn the skills to be able to counsel on a one-to-one basis
  • Enable you to see your clients through every stage of the process

Offered at the following campuses:

Career paths you can follow:

Career Opportunities for the (UK) Diploma in Weight Management Consultancy

  • Practise as a weight management consultant
  • Enhance your skillset and increase your earning potential

Career Paths to Follow

Core Modules for the (UK) Diploma in Weight Management Consultancy

Weight Management Consultancy Syllabus

Section 1 – Basic Science Support
Section 2 – The Nature of the Problem/Understanding the Field
Section 3 – The Theory of the causes of Obesity and Overweight
Section 4 – The Health Consequences of excess weight
Section 5 – First Principles of Correcting Excess Weight
Section 6 – Reducing Weight through diet and dietary composition
Section 7 – Selecting Individual Foods
Section 8 – Building your knowledge of foods
Section 9 – First Look at Conducting Consultations
Section 10 – Calculating the Calories, the benefits of exercise
Section 11 – Programs to promote good health
Section 12 – Use of Supplements to promote weight loss
Section 13 – Managing
Further Optional Reading

Accreditations for the (UK) Diploma in Weight Management Consultancy

You will receive a certificate from Plaskett College as a Weight Management Consultant and be entitled to use the designatory letters Dip.WMC as a Weight Management Consultant

Training Centres

The (UK) Diploma in Weight Management Consultancy is offered at the following training centres: