Product Description

Course Outline:

The Advanced Certificate in Nutritional Counselling will enable you to work as a fully insured Nutritional Counsellor/Advisor.

This course provides a strong grounding in human nutrition and the basic skills needed to advise or counsel people in this area. it also has 3 specialist streams to choose from a range of options so you can tailor your consulting according to your personal interest. It is ideal for those who want to enter into a career as a Nutritional Counsellor.

Once you complete the course you will be qualified to work as a Nutritional Counsellor/Advisor, set up your own Nutritional Consultancy Service or work for a health related business. You can work as a Health Coach in Gyms, Spas, Wellness Centres, Pharmacies and more. You can also be your own boss and start a Nutritional Counselling business, consult clients and turn your passion into a career!
It will work well as a complementary service for Alternative Therapists, Massage Therapists, Beauty Therapists, Fitness Trainers and Natural Therapists. Upon completion you are able to practice as a fully insured Nutritional Counsellor/Advisor.

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This course is made up of 6 modules:

3 Core Modules:

3 Electives from the below:

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Course Outcome:

Click on the individual modules to see the outcomes for each module as each module is an individual course in its own right. Alternatively to get a detailed brochure outlining everything email us at

Career Options:

Successful completion of the course will enable you to work as an insured:

  • Nutritional Counsellor
  • Dietary Consultant (Nutritional Counselling)

Depending on the modules you select, you can also work in the fields of:

  • Life Coaching
  • Weight Loss Consulting
  • Complementary therapies
  • Fitness Coaching
  • Sports Nutrition
  • Children’s Nutrition

There are many other possibilities with this versatile course. Many of our students who do this course are Massage Therapists, Naturopaths, Fitness Trainers, Chiropractors, Counsellors or working in the Health and Wellness Industries.

You also have the possibility of consulting online with this qualification, you can work from home at times which are convenient for you. This gives a better work life balance. If you want more information on how this will work, feel free to chat to us.

Course Duration:

600 hours of Study

Tutor Support and Assessments

The difference between a good online course and a bad online course is in the quality of tutor support. Our tutors are always available to one-on-one support you via email or a phone call if necessary. We have a policy to get back to the student’s questions in 24-48 hours and assessments are marked within 3-4 days. Students never feel they are on their own and waiting forever. We are proud of the high quality tutor support we provide from our highly qualified tutors.

Our assessments are designed is such a way that the student feels confident to move forward in the course as they complete each assessment. The feedback from the tutor not only reaffirms the student’s learning process but also gives an opportunity to the student to interact with the tutor regularly. Students are never penalized when their assignment work needs to be improved, rather they are given constructive feedback and requested to resubmit the section where they need improvement. Students do their assignment work at their own pace within the course duration and are not restricted by any deadlines which is the beauty of self-paced learning. The assessments will make the certificate achieved more credible and valuable to the student.

This course has approximately 55-60 assignments and 2 exams to complete the course successfully. You can opt out of the exam and receive a Certificate of Participation.

Pathways and Credits:

This course has the scope to receive some credits towards the Bachelor of Health Sciences, if interested in this please contact us before enrolment so we can advise accordingly.

Payment Options:

We have upfront, monthly and weekly payment options for as little as $50 a week. You can enrol with the “Enrol Now” Button for upfront and monthly payment options. For weekly payment option CLICK HERE TO ENROL. You could also enrol with the below direct debit link if you want to enrol with Direct Debit or Phone or Filling in the application form. Please email us using the ‘Enquire now’ button or call us on 07 5689 1500 if you require any assistance. For credit card enrolments use the ‘Enrol Now’ button, For direct debit use the links below.

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