What Will You Learn?
The Vegetarian and Vegan Nutritionist Diploma Course is packed full of information about nutrition and how you can use this knowledge to help clients reach their specific goals. Follow this course and you’ll be on your way to becoming a vegan nutritionist or an expert in vegetarian nutrition, able to assess clients and create individual, tailored treatment plans that provide real results.
Although vegetarianism and veganism are becoming more common, there is still confusion about what they are and about other types of vegetarian and vegan diets. The Vegetarian and Vegan Nutritionist Diploma Course clears confusion by talking through these various types of diet, the reasons one might choose to follow them and a brief history of how they came about.
One of the reasons that people choose a vegetarian or vegan diet, is the health benefits. There has been a massive amount of research into this area and we provide you with information on how they can improve health and increase protection from disease. Along with the benefit, the course also addresses the myths and concerns surrounding vegetarian and vegan diets – in particular, the ever-present protein argument. You’ll uncover the truths that debunk these myths and learn about the nutrients you need for a healthy body.
Studying the Vegetarian and Vegan Nutritionist Diploma Course, you’ll be taken through the different food groups, nutrients, superfoods, vitamins and minerals and how to incorporate these when creating a vegetarian or vegan diet plan that promotes wellness and health in your life or your clients’ lives. Additionally, you’ll learn how to help your clients or yourself transition from meat-eating into vegetarianism or veganism.
You’ll become well acquainted with the client assessment process – learning to get to grips with their health, history, goals for nutritional therapy, and the ways in which you can help them, as well as taking on other considerations, such as their stage of life and fitness goals. You’ll also gain an understanding of specific client types and their individual needs, such as those who are pregnant, children, and bodybuilders. You will be taken through creating a treatment plan, including detoxing, meal planning, and food diaries. Through this knowledge, you will ensure customer satisfaction by providing tailored plans that will help clients to meet their specific goals. To see this process more clearly outlined, the course provides case studies of specific client needs and how they were met.
With the Vegetarian and Vegan Nutritionist Diploma Course, you’ll explore the best practices to follow as a nutritionist when treating clients and the business aspect of the role, such as deciding on your service offerings, marketing and keeping on top of finances and administration.
Who Would Benefit from This Course?
The course is also of great benefit to existing vegans and vegetarians or those who wish to better understand their diets and how to get the nutrients they need to keep good health. Likewise, meat-eaters who are considering changing their diet will uncover the answers to their questions and learn how to easily transition to a vegan or vegetarian diet.