Get a Nutrition Certificate

Have you always wanted to learn more about the connection between nutrition and the human body systems? In this course, you’ll receive a comprehensive introduction to nutrition through an exploration of its impact on everything from our pulmonary to our renal wellness.

Whether you’re a prospective healthcare professional, nursing student, or pursuing a personal interest, this course will equip you with a strong foundation in nutrition.

What Happens in the Nutrition Certificate Course

The Nutrition Certificate course is an online learning program with suggested readings from the textbook (Nutrition for Nurses). This course is self directed, which means you may study and complete assignments at times that are most convenient for you from the comfort of your own home.

This part-time Nutrition Certificate Course has a recommended completion date of 9 weeks from the start of the program, however, you may choose to complete the course in as little as 6 weeks or as long as 18 weeks, depending on your schedule.

The Nutrition Certificate Course has been created to allow you to complete it without any teaching assistance. However, if you have questions or need assistance, you can receive help from a Faculty Member throughout the 9 weeks of the course. Your Faculty Member is a valuable resource person who can provide you with personal teaching assistance to help you succeed in the course.

Course Topics

The Nutrition Certificate Course has been developed to meet high academic standards, ensuring that as a graduate you can display with pride the Nutrition Certificate you will earn from the International Association of Professions Career College (IAP Career College).

Introduction to Nutrition for Nurses

  • What is Nutrition?
  • Interdisciplinary Teams and Nutrition in Nursing Practice
  • Nutrition and Population Health
  • Vulnerable Populations
  • Evidence-Based Practice and Nutrition

A Holistic View of Macronutrients

  • Carbohydrates
  • Fats
  • Protein
  • Hydration

A Holistic View of Micronutrients

  • Vitamins
  • Minerals
  • Supplements

The Digestive Process

  • Digestion
  • Physical Assessment of Digestive Organs
  • The Function of Digestive Organs
  • The Nurses Role in the Promotion of Gut Health

Applying Clinical Judgment to Promote Nutrition for Neurological Wellness

  • Assess and Analyze the Impact of Nutrition on the Neurologic System
  • Plan Nutritional Strategies to Impact Neurologic Wellness
  • Implement Nutritional Strategies to Impact Neurologic Wellness
  • Evaluate Nutritional Strategies to Impact Neurologic Wellness

Special Nutritional Considerations for Neurological Health

  • The Impact of Nutrition on Neurological Wellness Across the Lifespan
  • Nutrition and Chronic Neurological Illnesses
  • Neurologic Condition Treatments, Medications, and Nutrition

Applying Clinical Judgment to Promote Nutrition for Endocrine Wellness

  • Assess and Analyze the Impact of Nutrition on the Endocrine System
  • Plan Nutritional Strategies to Impact Endocrine Wellness
  • Implement Nutritional Strategies to Impact Endocrine Wellness
  • Evaluate Nutritional Strategies to Impact Endocrine Wellness

Special Nutritional Considerations for Endocrine Health

  • The Impact of Nutrition on Endocrine Wellness Across the Lifespan
  • Nutrition and Chronic Endocrine Illnesses
  • Treatments and Nutrition

Applying Clinical Judgment to Promote Nutrition for Hematologic Wellness

  • Assess and Analyze the Impact of Nutrition on the Hematological System
  • Plan Nutritional Strategies to Impact Hematological Wellness
  • Implement Nutritional Strategies to Impact Hematological Wellness
  • Evaluate Nutritional Strategies to Impact Hematological Wellness

Special Nutritional Considerations for Hematologic Health

  • The Impact of Nutrition on Hematologic Wellness Across the Lifespan
  • Nutrition and Chronic Hematologic Illness
  • Treatments and Nutrition

Applying Clinical Judgment to Promote Nutrition for Cardiovascular Wellness

  • Assess and Analyze the Impact of Nutrition on the Cardiovascular System
  • Plan Nutritional Strategies to Impact Cardiovascular Wellness
  • Implement Nutritional Strategies to Impact Cardiovascular Wellness
  • Evaluate Nutritional Strategies to Impact Cardiovascular Wellness

Special Nutritional Considerations for Cardiovascular Health

  • The Impact of Nutrition on Cardiovascular Wellness Across the Lifespan
  • Nutrition and Long-Term Cardiovascular Illnesses
  • Treatments and Nutrition

Applying Clinical Judgment to Promote Nutrition for Pulmonary Wellness

  • Assess and Analyze the Impact of Nutrition on the Pulmonary System
  • Plan Nutritional Strategies to Impact Pulmonary Wellness
  • Implement Nutritional Strategies to Impact Pulmonary Wellness
  • Evaluate Nutritional Strategies to Impact Pulmonary Wellness

Special Nutritional Considerations for Pulmonary Health

  • The Impact of Nutrition on Pulmonary Wellness Across the Lifespan
  • Nutrition and Chronic Pulmonary Illnesses
  • Treatments and Nutrition

Applying Clinical Judgment to Promote Nutrition for Renal Wellness

  • Assess and Analyze the Impact of Nutrition on the Renal System?
  • Plan Nutritional Strategies to Impact Renal Wellness
  • Implement Nutritional Strategies to Impact Renal Wellness
  • Evaluate Nutritional Strategies to Impact Renal Wellness

Special Nutritional Considerations for Renal Health

  • The Impact of Nutrition on Renal Wellness Across the Lifespan
  • Nutrition and Chronic Renal Illness

Applying Clinical Judgment to Promote Nutrition for Gastrointestinal Wellness

  • Assess and Analyze the Impact of Nutrition on the Gastrointestinal System
  • Plan Nutritional Strategies to Impact Gastrointestinal Wellness
  • Implement Nutritional Strategies to Impact Gastrointestinal Wellness
  • Evaluate Nutritional Strategies to Impact Gastrointestinal Wellness

Special Nutritional Considerations for Gastrointestinal Health

  • The Impact of Nutrition on Gastrointestinal Wellness Across the Lifespan
  • Nutrition and Chronic Gastrointestinal Illnesses
  • Treatments and Nutrition

Applying Clinical Judgment to Promote Nutrition for Musculoskeletal and Integumentary Systems Wellness

  • Assess and Analyze the Impact of Nutrition on the Musculoskeletal and Integumentary Systems
  • Plan Nutritional Strategies to Impact Musculoskeletal and Integumentary Wellness
  • Implement Nutritional Strategies to Impact Musculoskeletal and Integumentary Wellness
  • Evaluate Nutritional Strategies to Impact Musculoskeletal and Integumentary Wellness

Special Nutritional Considerations for Musculoskeletal and Integumentary Health

  • The Impact of Nutrition on Musculoskeletal and Integumentary Wellness Across the Lifespan
  • Nutrition and Chronic Musculoskeletal and Integumentary Illness
  • Treatments and Nutrition

What Is Included in the Nutrition Certificate Course

This all-inclusive Nutrition Certificate Course package includes:

  • Registration for the Nutrition Certificate Course
  • Access to a Faculty Member to provide you with personal teaching assistance
  • Textbook: Nutrition for Nurses (e-book edition)
  • Downloadable Nutrition Certificate personalized with your name and the seal of the International Association of Professions Career College which you may print
  • (Optional) Opportunity to order official certificates printed on fine linen paper and embossed with the gold seal of the college
  • (Optional) 2024 membership in the IAPO International Organization of Business Professionals for only $2.99 per month

Register for the Nutrition Certificate Course

$149.00
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You can have all this for an incredible price. It can cost hundreds, or even thousands, of dollars to take other programs. (We found courses based on old editions of our guides with registration fees of up to $999 and more.) We are able to offer you online courses at a significantly lower cost to you because of our expertise from over 20 years of producing the leading online guides for non-traditional careers.

Our online certificate courses have previously been offered for a registration fee of $297 U.S. and include a textbook and professional membership – a total value of almost $377.

SUMMER SPECIAL: This all-inclusive registration package for the Nutrition Certificate Course is priced as only $149.00 for the June 17, 2024 course.

Register today for the Nutrition Certificate Course. Enrollment is limited and registration is on a first come first served basis, so we recommend that you register early for the Nutrition Certificate Course online to avoid disappointment.

If the course is full, please email support@iapcollege.com to be notified when a new course date is scheduled.

To ensure your complete satisfaction all certificate courses are backed by our full 100% money back guarantee.

Nutrition and Your Career

Are you interested in how nutrition plays a part in maintaining our overall health? Do you have aspirations to pursue a career in healthcare? Does the impact of nutrition on our body systems fascinate you?

If you answered ‘yes’ to any of these questions, this Nutrition Certificate Course may be a perfect fit for you!

Designed by nursing professionals, this comprehensive course covers everything from nutrition basics to the role that nutrition plays in maintaining the health of our body systems. From cardiovascular to neurological wellness, this course has you covered!

If you aspire to make a career out of your passion for nutrition, an introductory course such as this is a great place to start. While nutrition is discussed in the context of nursing throughout this course, you’ll build an excellent foundation in nutrition relevant to many healthcare professions.

A career in many healthcare disciplines will require some higher education, however, this course is also a valuable resource for self-employed wellness and nutrition coaches looking to deepen their knowledge of nutrition and the human body. And, if you are simply a life-long learner, this course has a lot to offer you.

Before spending your valuable time and money on advanced degrees, an introductory course such as this can give you insight into current research and best practices, and ultimately help you to decide what is next for nutrition and your career. So what are you waiting for? Enroll today and embark on a transformative journey!

For every student who takes this nutrition course from IAP Career College, we make a donation to textbook publisher OpenStax, part of Rice University, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit.

If IAP Career College has the course that you are looking to take, take it. I hesitated between several career colleges prior and choosing IAP was the best decision I had made. In 4 months, I had already completed 2 certifications and those won’t be my last. It gives you clear insights on the program you wish to learn and the schedule is adaptable to your lifestyle.
Nicole Buenaventura, Montreal, Quebec, Canada

Why Get a Certificate?

How can you benefit with a certificate from the International Association of Professions Career College (IAP Career College)?

A certificate from the International Association of Professions Career College may give you:

  • Respect as a professional
  • A competitive advantage when marketing your services
  • A sense of achievement and confidence
  • A credential for your resume when applying for jobs
  • Assurance to clients of your professionalism
  • Evidence of your expertise
  • Higher earnings (according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in Certificates: A fast track to careers)

With the International Association of Professions Career College, you can earn a certificate online more quickly and affordably than many other educational options.

Why Choose IAP Career College?

The International Association of Professions Career College (also known as IAP Career College) aims to offer the finest in affordable online certificate programs for dream careers.

The textbooks for most of our courses were developed by our parent company, the leading online publisher of career guide books on how to get started in a dream career, with an A+ rating from the Better Business Bureau.

Our guides have been used as textbooks for more than a decade, and you can find them in the career centers and library collections of many famed colleges and universities – from the University of Texas to the Fashion Institute of Technology – as well as in numerous public libraries in cities from Vancouver to New York.

It can cost hundreds, or even thousands, of dollars to take other certificate programs. When we discovered online courses based on old editions of our career guides costing over $1,000.00, we knew it was time to offer our own online certificate programs.

Now, the leader in online career guides for dream careers, along with a team of respected academics, have created online certificate programs through IAP Career College, allowing you to study and earn a certificate from the comfort of your own home.

Established online in 1999, the parent company of IAP Career College (known as FabJob) is an award-winning organization named “the #1 place to get published online” by Writer’s Digest. Our company and career guides have been featured in media ranging from ABC to Oprah’s newsletter and respected news sites ranging from CNN to the Wall Street Journal online.

We continue this tradition of excellence in online career education with the International Association of Professions Career College. Each of our career certificate programs has been developed to meet high academic standards, ensuring that as a graduate you can display with pride the certificate you will earn from the International Association of Professions Career College.

We invite you to learn more about the online certificate courses we offer you by visiting our Certificate Courses page. We are also happy to answer any of your questions to help you decide whether an online certificate course from the International Association of Professions Career College is right for you.

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  • What is the Benefit of Learning Nutrition?
    Designed by nursing professionals, this comprehensive course covers everything from nutrition basics to the role that nutrition plays in maintaining the health of our body systems. From cardiovascular to neurological wellness, this course has you covered! If you aspire to make a career out of your passion for nutrition, an introductory course such as this is a great place to start. While nutrition is discussed in the context of nursing throughout this course, you’ll build an excellent foundation in nutrition relevant to many healthcare professions.
  • What is the Nutrition Certificate Course?
    IAP’s Nutrition Certificate Course is an online learning program with recommended readings from the textbook (Nutrition for Nurses). This course is self-directed, which means you may study and complete assignments at times that are most convenient for you from the comfort of your own home. This part-time course has a recommended completion date of 9 weeks from the start of the program, however, you may choose to complete the course in as little as 6 weeks or as long as 18 weeks, depending on your schedule. The Nutrition Certificate Course has been created to allow you to complete it without teaching assistance. However, if you have questions or need assistance, you can receive help from a Faculty Member throughout the 9 weeks of the course. Your Faculty Member is a valuable resource person who can provide you with personal teaching assistance to help you succeed in the course.
  • What is IAP Career College?
    The International Association of Professions Career College (IAP Career College) is a leading online career college offering affordable online certificate courses and professional certifications for non-traditional and "dream" careers. When you take a part-time online certificate course with IAP Career College, you can schedule your learning around your life - you can work at your own pace, at the best times for you and from the comfort of your own home. IAP Career College and affiliated company FabJob Inc (the leading online publisher of guide books on how to get started in a dream career) have served over half a million career changers on six continents since 1999.