You probably know that proper nutrition is much more important than the best training.
Therefore, our dietetics course is dedicated to solve the problems with inadequate nutrition. Any diet, even the most irrational one, can be good, but only in particular case! Knowledge about proper nutrition is an essential element of achieving success and lasting changes for you and your clients.
The work of a Personal Trainer is a combination of 3 functions:
If you want to be the best coach, you need to know that your clients trust you with their metamorphosis, they expect the success and you need to achieve it with them.
PFS® Nutrition Introduction is a module designed to organize knowledge in the field of dietetics, nutrition basics.
Each of us is on "some" diet. Is it fully balanced and rational? Will it allow you to maintain the full well-being of the body - colloquially known as health? This module is the basis for starting your adventure in the world of dietetics. There are many theories and models of nutrition. In order to understand what they consist of, you need to acquire basic knowledge about elementary particles in the world of dietetics: fats, proteins, carbohydrates, vitamins and minerals, their interaction, assimilation and the mechanisms responsible for it.
After completing the training, you will know why you reach for food, which products to choose to consciously shape your body and how to store these products. Additionally, you will learn the truth about indexes, markers and techniques used in dietetics.
This course is open for everyone who wants to improve their teaching skills and general knowledge in the field, walking the path of development and reach excellence.
Course hours that require 100% attendance: 7.5 hours held on one weekend day
Additional self-study hours: 5 - 8 hours* the time burden can vary depending on individual ability and dedication.
In order to obtain a Certificate, students must pass the examination.
Exam will consist of:
Theory : 16 MCQ ( multiple choice questions) – pass rate 75% ( 12 correct answers) This exam takes place online and can be attempted by a student in their own time however within 72 hours from the end of the course. The exam link allows for 1 attempt only and in case of the failed exam repeat exam fee must be paid in order to take the exam again.
Please ensure you receive all relevant information from your teacher during the course in relation to the assessment.
Instructor Certificate is subject to exam - please refer to Exam Tab for further information.
All our courses are accredited and recognised worldwide.
All PFS qualifications meet industry standards that have been developed and published by the European Health & Fitness Association (EHFA).
REPs Ireland ensures that all standards used are mapped to and meet all appropriate International standards where possible, to ensure all REPs Ireland members benefit from recognition of their status from other National REPs.
We operate on a first come, first serve basis with no exceptions.
To secure your place on the course the payment should be made upon registration.
We allow 5 calendar days to receive payment before your place is given to another person that has paid.
After 5 calendar days have passed, and we haven't received any payment, you will need to register again if places are still available.
There is no way to prolong the 5 calendar days. Registrations are not accepted if you have already registered and the initial 5 days have not elapsed.
If we have received a late Early Bird payment (i.e. you registered for the Early Bird but we haven't received payment within 5 calendar days) you will be liable for the Normal Price as outlined in our Terms & Conditions. No exceptions will be made.
If you have signed up at the Normal Price or Early Bird price and we haven't received the full amount from you before the start of the course, then you will be subject to Instalment payments.
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Once you register, you will be guided through the payment process.