Sports and Exercise Nutritional Advisor Certification

By The Health Sciences Academy. The leading provider of science-based interactive courses on the net.

Course Code: EN3820

You will receive the Sports and Exercise Nutritional Advisor Certification in your name once you have completed all the course modules.

Each module includes Downloadable Client Materials: Nutrient calculators, food diaries, meal planners, client worksheets, session handouts, health questionnaires, legal forms and templates to start your own practice!

Who is this for?

1. Sports coaches and personal trainers
2. From beginner to elite athletes
3. Team sports athletes e.g. tennis, football, rugby, hockey
4. Those preparing for marathons, triathlons, cycling, rowing, martial arts events
5. Powerlifters and bodybuilders
6. Gym goers and fitness enthusiasts


Can I lose weight without losing muscle? Are sports drinks necessary? Whey protein or casein? What and when should I eat on the competition day? Is there a way to carb-load without fat gain? Supplements… or food?

Athletes or enthusiasts, all seem to have the same questions. Learn how to answer these and engineer a nutritional programme for peak performance – from endurance to strength and power, to weight loss and muscle gain.

Earn while your learn

Gain advanced knowledge on sports nutrition and be seen as an industry expert.

You’ll receive all of the client templates, session handouts and legal forms so you can start your practice as soon as you complete your certification and get insured.

Did you know?

We have professional Olympic athletes who have completed this advanced certification!

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Course Curriculum

There are no required textbooks for this course. There will be links to online documents and resources provided throughout the course. The course is comprised of 31 units across 9 modules:

Module 1: Building a diet plan

Module 2: Analysing food journals

Module 3: How the body stores fuel and fat

Module 4: Carb loading strategies for peak performance

Module 5: Fuelling muscles before, during and after exercise

Module 6: Muscle building and weight control

Module 7: Replacing sweat losses

Module 8: Competition diets for endurance, power and strength

Module 9: Professional, legal, tax and insurance considerations

Graduation Bonus: The science of supplements and engineered sports foods


Accredited by CPD • Endorsed by Central YMCA Qualifications (CYQ), the UK’s leading awarding body in health, fitness and wellness qualifications.

Your Qualification

When you complete the course, you will be awarded the Sports and Exercise Nutritional Advisor Certification.

A certification as a Sports and Exercise Nutritional Advisor will allow you to set up your own business and start helping clients right away.

Learn more about this certification:

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Will I get a certificate after completing this course?

Yes. Students who successfully complete the course will receive the Sports and Exercise Nutritional Advisor Certification.

Recommended Background

There are no prerequisites for this course. However, a general background in basic nutrition and physical activity may be helpful to the student prior to taking this course.

Get the full curriculum:

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Course Fees

The cost of this course is £699.

Payments in GBP, EUR and USD are accepted.

Pay for your programme in 12 monthly instalments.

The course fee includes access to your protected learners’ area, all course materials, lessons, interactive quizzes, worksheets and planning tools to use with your clients, food diaries, meal planners, nutrient calculators, health questionnaires, templates and legal forms to start your own practice!

Upon graduation, you’ll receive your bonus materials: “The science of supplements, performance enhancers and engineered sports foods”.

Get Started

You have the drive and the motivation. We will provide you the tools to put your passion into practice.

Click on the “Apply” link below to enrol.


Many thanks, and see you at the other side, where your new journey and rewards begin.

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