SPORTS NUTRITION CERTIFICATION
Become a Sports Nutrition Specialist®
with the Academy's Sports Nutrition Certification
The Academy has a New Jersey State Department of Education approved program that can teach you how to be a Sports Nutrition Specialist® through our sports nutrition certification available to students as a home-study program.
Sports nutritionists are important for people looking for information to gain an edge in a competition or to reach a personal goal.
Our program covers all major areas of sports nutrition such as addressing the unique nutritional needs of various types of athletes. Concepts from diet and nutritional supplements to anabolic steroids and ergogenic aids are taught. Our sports nutrition certification teaches people how to optimize an athlete’s performance potential and to stimulate the growth and repair of the musculoskeletal, cellular energy, nervous, cardiovascular and other systems of the body.
Our sports nutrition certification is the most complete training of its kind, covering all major topics including: calculating calorie, protein, carbohydrate and fat requirements; calculating calorie expenditure; digestion, absorption and elimination; energy systems and fuels; nutrients and energy production; carbohydrate loading; sports drinks; weight-loss & weight-gain methods; performance sports supplements; supplementation for muscle building, endurance and strength; maximizing body repair and minimizing recovery time; glycemic index eating; protein drinks; vegetarian sports nutrition; competition nutrition; sport specific nutrition; herbs and much more.
The Academy’s sports nutrition certification is unlike any other program. Home-study students who live close to Woodbridge, NJ can also attend our live classroom sports nutrition certification seminar. We are a vocational training school and have been licensed by the State of NJ since 1991. Our Sports Nutrition Specialist® program is approved by the NJ Department of Education and the NJ Department of Labor and Workforce Development.
Our 100 hour sports nutrition certification will give you the skills you need to go right into consultation work with clients and will put you at an expert level in the sports nutritionist field.
You will also have access to the largest supplement distributor for health care professionals, at wholesale prices, that carries over 20,000 products that can be drop shipped right to your client’s door.
Upon graduation, we offer unlimited field supervision to graduates of our sports nutrition certification program. You can contact your instructor(s) any time after graduation for advice and support for your client’s and your Sports Nutrition Specialist® practice.
Legalities, business and marketing concepts, consultation forms, professional liability insurance and other important information is shared with our graduates.
This is also an excellent certification to add to a personal trainer, fitness instructor, nutritionist or other profession.