“The assessments encouraged me to immediately apply new skills and strategies” Charlotte D
Sports in now a competitive business as well as recreation and everything is considered scientifically in order to produce optimum performance. Nutritional advice is part of this process and sound knowledge and guidance of this subject can provide an edge in competition; dietary control and planning are equally as important as physical and mental preparation in a sporting arena.
About Our Sports Nutrition Course
Therapists who already deal with sports nutrition will find this course useful in its treatment and clarification of important issues and topics. The roles of individual nutrient groups in relation to particular sports and the attendant training regimes is covered in detail. This information can then be applied in many professional roles and in personal health and fitness. So, if you are a personal trainer or coach or an athlete preparing for an important event; or simply an individual or parent looking to provide themselves and their family with the optimum diet and nutrition, this course will provide you with the means to understand and plan this important part of your life.
What can I do after the course?
Get a job as a nutritionist. This course equips students with the essential information to begin working as a nutritionist, with potential earnings of up to £52,000+*pa and avenues such as health agencies, healthfood shops, nutritional medical companies and fitness centres available. Other peripheral jobs such as a nutrition journalist could also be attainable.
Start your own business. You could also consider starting your own sports nutritionist business in private practice.
*Source: Payscale.com, Sept. 2012