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How To Become a Nutrition Coach

Whether for your own personal health, or you are interested in helping others achieve a balanced lifestyle, nutrition is a fascinating field. 

At Future Fit, we offer a choice of two, industry recognised nutrition qualifications, together with a range of short individual courses designed to help grow your knowledge and share your passion. 

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How do you become a Nutrition Coach?

To become a Nutrition coach you need to complete a Level 3 nutrition course, this is the perfect alternative for those looking for a career in Nutrition. Our courses provide a wide scope of knowledge and nutritional advice created for those who have a professional interest in Nutrition. Throughout this page, you’ll learn how you can become a Nutrition Coach or Advisor through our Nutrition Courses Online.

An alternative route would be to study a combined course Elite Personal Training with RSPH Nutrition if you are looking to become a fitness professional and nutrition coach.

A longer route into the Nutrition Industry would be to become a Nutritionist, for which you need a BSc (Hons) in Nutrition or related bioscience degree, this Nutrition qualification will last three years. This would be the only way to become a registered nutritionist, who would use an RNutr after their name.

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Step 2

Get Insured

Once you are qualified as a Nutrition coach, in order for you to practice safely and cover your own business, you will need to obtain professional liability insurance. Without insurance, you would be liable for any costs involved in client incidents.

To help you get started with this Future Fit Training have partnered with Balens Specialist Insurance Brokers. Of which we provide our graduates with an application upon completion.

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Step 3

Decide How You’ll Operate

Before you start your career in Nutrition you will need to decide how you wish to operate. Decide if you will be offering one-on-one sessions, group sessions or be a mobile coach.

The career paths you choose will determine the best venue for you, whether it will be a spare room in your house for smaller sessions or hiring of room in a community centre or church for larger group sessions.

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Step 4

Promote Yourself or Your Business

Marketing yourself includes both online and offline marketing. In today’s world having an online presence is key, this includes creating an engaging and informative website and setting up a key social media presence on platforms where your target audience will be found (Facebook and Instagram).

In addition, it is good to have a resource that you can use whilst networking and promoting your business locally by using posters, flyers and business cards.

Our courses include our unique Career Accelerator Package which contains all the information you need to effectively market yourself and grow your client base.

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Step 5

Keep Developing Your Skills

In today’s ever-changing market it is vital to keep upskilling your offering, to ensure you meet the needs of your varied client base, to stay ahead of the competition.

To be able to work with clients for any given goal it’s important to continue your learning and show clients your knowledge doesn’t stop at the qualification. Future Fit provides short nutrition courses that allow you to enhance the knowledge that you have learned in your course.

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