Nutrition for Special Dietary Needs

Course Duration: 6 Months

This course, is specifically designed to give you an overview of nutrition for those of specific ages and circumstances.

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Ways to Study This Course

Online

Study At These Campuses

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Nutrition for Special Dietary Needs

Course Overview for the Nutrition for Special Dietary Needs

This course, offered in cooperation with the American Academy of Health and Fitness, is specifically designed to give you an overview of nutrition for those of specific ages and circumstances. This includes, among others, nutrition for children, adolescents, and older adults, nutrition for menopause, pregnancy and lactation, and the role of dietary supplements in weight loss.

*Note: This course lays the foundation for useful advice, but does not allow you to prescribe diet plans or practice as a dietician.

Course Requirements

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R2,500.00


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Why you should study this course:

  • Lay the foundation for good nutrition, optimal health and the prevention of disease
  • Give solid advice to people with specific conditions or of a certain age
  • Learn methods for assessing body composition, how to calculate energy needs and dietary guidelines are presented

Offered at the following campuses:

Career paths you can follow:

Career Opportunities for the Nutrition for Special Dietary Needs

  • Include the importance of nutrition and healthy eating in your discussions with clients to help them get better results and prove your worth as an effective trainer
  • Be able to give advice to those of certain conditions and ages

Career Paths to Follow

Accreditations for the Nutrition for Special Dietary Needs

  • CEC Credits: 10

Training Centres

The Nutrition for Special Dietary Needs is offered at the following training centres: