But what is a Nutrition Coach? Read below for all you need to know about the job, the pay, the work environment, and most importantly – what the course entails!
What does a Nutrition Coach Do?
Where can a Nutrition Coach Work?
Not only do Nutrition Coaches work one-one with clients, they can also:
- Work in a holistic wellness centre or a gym with allied health professionals.
- Offer a meal and menu planning service to companies or individuals.
- Develop recipes for resorts and eBooks to sell online.
What’s the Pay!
Nutrition Coaches on average earn a base salary of $60 000 AUD per year. The hourly rate is on average $30.00 to $40.00 per hour.
Our Certificate in Human Nutrition is a 3 module foundational course in Nutrition that allows students to become insured with the International Insititure of Complentary Therapists as a Nutrition Coach or Nutrition Advisor.
The course modules include:
- Foundations of Human Nutrition
- Principles of Food Science
- & an elective of choice!
This course is completely online and self-paced, with full tutor support! It has 300 hours of study, which can be completed over 2 years, or in 6-9 months on average.
Many students choose to complete this course and then upgrade into our Advanced Certificate in Nutrition Counselling which further qualifies you to become a Nutrition Counsellor & provides and excellent pathway into tertiary study! To upgrade, students only have to pay the difference in course fees.