Penn Foster’s online, self-paced Sports Nutrition Certificate covers the skills that can help you create and manage a regular diet for the best exercise performance. Take the first steps toward furthering your education and working on becoming a better you, at home and around your schedule.
Who is it for?
Our affordable, flexible online Sports Nutrition Certificate course is approved for seven continuing education units by the National Council on Strength and Fitness (NCSF) , which can be applied to recertification as a personal trainer, and by the American Council on Exercise (ACE) for 1.7 continuing education units toward recertification as an ACE fitness professional. With courses geared toward the fundamentals of nutrition for those in sports, you can gain new skills for personal enrichment or refresh your knowledge in the field on your schedule.
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Curriculum for Success
Get the skills and knowledge you need to help you prepare for a career or sharpen your skills in Sports Nutrition.
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Sports Nutrition Certificate Course Details
Our online certificate in Sports Nutrition program includes courses that cover the fundamentals of nutrition for exercise. From nutrient needs and hydration to supplement use and weight management, you’ll cover lessons that can help you to create and manage a regular diet for the best exercise performance.
The completion of a certificate-level program does not typically qualify a student for employment. Completion of this program may assist students who have previous academic or work related experience improve their chances for promotion or entry-level employment.