Kid’s Nutrition Specialist
Make a difference in the youth, and grow your fitness business at the same time
Nutrition education for kids is vital to reduce the epidemic of childhood obesity and childhood diabetes. This NESTA specialization will teach you dietary education, kid’s nutritional facts and games, and much more to combine with your existing fitness and nutrition business model.
You can make a difference in reducing childhood obesity and diabetes.
Nutrition for kids has become a popular and important topic as part of overall health for children. Teaching kids nutrition has to be presented in a manner that is fun for the children and acceptable to the parents. The NESTA Kid’s Nutrition Specialist will teach you how to make kid’s nutrition games, fun food choices for kids, and how to overcome objections to certain food likes and dislikes. You will also learn dozens of easy-to-remember nutrition tips and strategies for kids and their parents.
Kid’s Nutrition Specialist Details
Continuing Education Units: NESTA 1.5 CEUs, Spencer Institute 1.5 CEUs, 15 ISSA CEUs
Recertification Requirements: None. Certificate does not expire
Prerequisites: Basic knowledge of exercise and nutrition, and strong English skills
Learning Format: Online format of materials including comprehensive digital manual, audio lessons, and non-proctored online exam. Internet access is required. Content is provided in an online format which is accessed through an online secure website.
Once your register, you will be directed to create your student account. You may begin your studies immediately after registering, or log in to your student account later to start your studies. You can test when you are ready.
You may take up to one year to complete the program, and review the materials as often as you like. You will immediately know the results after you take your test. Most students finish within 1 – 2 weeks.
The only technology you will need is an Adobe Reader and Adobe Flash video player.
Both of these are installed on 98% of all computers.
If needed, they are FREE: Get Adobe Reader or Get Adobe Flash player
Online training materials are Microsoft Windows and Mac compatible.
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Exam Requirement: Passing a 75 multiple choice, non-proctored online exam with 70% or higher. Two attempts at the exam are given. Exam results are known immediately and upon meeting the passing requirements a certificate is mailed.
Retest Fee: $95 retest fee applies if the passing requirement is not met at the end of the second exam attempt.
Completion Time: Approximately 3-4 weeks (complete within one year of purchase)
After successful completion, you will earn the title of “Kid’s Nutrition Specialist” on your certificate.