The Nutrition and Health Promotion Certificate is designed to provide knowledge and training for people who are working with individuals who need education and coaching to lead a healthy lifestyle. This certificate is based on health promotion and disease prevention.
Who should enroll?
Individuals working in fitness centers, health food stores, weight loss centers, wellness centers, school foodservice, Certified Nursing Assistants, continuing education for allied health and paraprofessionals.
2017-2018 Required Courses: 20 credits
Computer skills are strongly recommended
NTR150 Overview of Nutrition Professions (1)
NTR200 Human Nutrition (3) Prerequisites: RDG100
NTR123 Nutrition Throughout Life Cycle (3) Prerequisites: NTR200 or NTR104
NTR191 Nutrition Counseling Skill Development (3) Prerequisites: NTR200 or NTR104
NTR219 Community Nutrition (3) Prerequisites: NTR200 or NTR104
NTR222 Nutrition Assessment (3) Prerequisites: NTR123
NTR232a Food and Culture (1) Prerequisite: RDG100
NTR247 Weight Management Theory (3) Prerequisites: NTR200 or NTR104