- Course Code: USVC21ETG
- Location: Online
- Duration: 4 hours
- Qualification: All modern browsers and devices
- Course Access: Lifetime
- Exams Included: Yes
- Compatibility: All major devices and browsers
Eat to Gain
Please note this course is primarily designed for Fitness Instructors, with a view to guiding and helping clients.
This course will introduce you to the nutritional tools you will need to help clients gain weight and muscle.
Clients wish to gain weight for a variety of reasons. They might be too thin, trying to bulk up muscle or trying to develop an athletic build. To achieve this, they will need to understand the importance of eating nutrient-dense, high-quality food, to add those additional calories.
This course offers detailed examples of high-quality food for weight gain and tips on lifestyle choices and exercises to enhance the effectiveness of a healthy diet.
The course will also explore the various nutritional assessment tools and principles of metabolism which can be applied to analyse and assist with the achievement of healthy weight gain goals.
You will Learn:
- How to help clients gain weight in a healthy way.
- To understand the process of muscle hypertrophy and how to assist clients in achieving it through optimum nutrition.
- The difference between building muscle for a bodybuilder and for an athlete and how to achieve that.
- To identify ways to manipulate human metabolism for improved healthy weight gain.
- To understand the application of various nutritional assessment tools and how to use them to benefit clients.
Benefits of Taking this Course:
- You will develop a good understanding of the principles of nutrition for weight gain.
- This will give you specialist skills which will benefit both your clients' health and your own career.
- This understanding of nutrition will make you a more credible fitness instructor, as you will be able to combine exercise and nutritional techniques to benefit your clients.
- Your understanding of human metabolism and nutritional assessment will further enhance your skillset and your career options.
- You will know your limits when it comes to giving nutritional advice and when to recommend a health practitioner or dietician.
How online learning can benefit you..
Who can take the course?
Anyone who has an interest in gaining a greater understanding of this subject is encouraged to take the course. There are no entry requirements to take the course.
What is the structure of the course?
The course is broken down in to individual modules. Each module takes between 30 and 90 minutes on average to study. Although you are free to spend as much or as little time as you feel necessary on each module, simply log in and out of the course at your convenience.
Where / when can I study the course?
You can study the course any time you like. Simply log in and out of the web based course as often as you require. The course is compatible with all computers, tablet devices and smart phones so you can even study while on the move!
Is there a test at the end of the course?
Once you have completed all of the modules there is a 30 (multiple choice) question test. The questions will be on a range of topics found within the modules. The test, like the course, is online and can be taken a time and location of your choosing.
What happens if I fail the test?
If you don’t pass the test first time you will get a second opportunity to take the test again after further study.
When will I receive my certificate?
Once you have completed your test you can log in to your account and download / print your certificate any time you need it. If you would prefer us to post you a certificate there will be an admin charge of $16
How can I pay?
We use Paypal for all payments on the site. You can either use your Visa, MasterCard ,American Express, Solo cards or PayPal account to pay for the online course. All payments are handled securely by Paypal.
Is my payment secure?
As previously mentioned your payment is totally secure. We use the latest ssl encryption for all transactions.
How long after payment can I begin the course?
You can begin the course immediately after your payment has been received.
You should receive an email with your log in details as soon as your payment has been accepted. If you don’t get this email please check your junk folder, failing that please contact us for further assistance.
How long is my certificate valid for?
There is no expiry or renewal fees