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Weight Loss Specialisation (NASM-WLS)

Grow your business by reducing waistlines. Help clients gain the knowledge they need to lose weight - and reclaim their health.

Provider Premier Global NASM
Qualification: Weight Loss Specialisation (NASM-WLS)
Category: Specialist Courses
Duration: Complete within 1 year
Schedule: Part-time

Course Introduction

Master the secrets of diet, exercise and psychology to help clients take the weight off and keep it off.

The NASM Weight Loss Specialist enables you to discuss the health dangers of obesity, the physiology and psychology of weight loss, nutrition and physical activity guidelines specific for weight loss clients.

This course also goes into detail on how to use NASM’s exclusive Optimum Performance Training™ (OPT™) model to design exercise programs specific
for weight-loss clients.

Pre-requisities / Entry Requirements

We recommend that you have at least a Level 3 Diploma in Fitness Instructing and Personal Training, an NASM-CPT qualification or a high level of working knowledge of the fitness industry.

Additional Information

The NASM Weight Loss Specialisation includes:

  • Online Course
  • Downloadable Manual
  • Video Demonstrations
  • Programme Manual
  • Exercise Library
  • CEU Exam

Course Content

With the NASM Weight Loss Specialisation, learn how to:

  • Explain the physiological and psychological mechanisms involved in weight management
  • Dispel common weight loss myths
  • Become confident working with weight loss clients
  • Construct individualised weight loss programs and know how to modify them appropriately during weight loss plateaus
  • Know when a weight loss client must be referred out to a qualified medical professional

What Qualification Will I Get?

  • Level 4 equivalent qualification 
  • 10 CIMSPA Developmental CPD points

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