IOPN Diploma in Performance Nutrition: Course Overview
The IOPN Diploma in Performance Nutrition is a practice-focussed professional training and development program that provides students with the chance to understand the latest science and application of sport and exercise nutrition. Our comprehensive program aims to develop highly-skilled sport and exercise nutritionists.
Graduates of the program will be equally proficient in their theoretical understanding of sports nutrition as they are in their ability to apply their knowledge with a variety of clients. To this end, the course provides students with over 70 in-depth lecture videos from the IOPN team, leading researchers and elite practitioners working in the field of sport and exercise nutrition. Each student receives one to one support from PhD, and SENr accredited tutors to contextualise the theory of each module and enhance there learning.
The course addresses the fundamental physiological, metabolic and nutrition principles that form the basis of sport and exercise nutrition. Students are presented with historical concepts as well as the latest research; often delivered by the leading researchers within these areas. Moreover, the course covers and contextualises complex concepts and relevant new fields of interest to ensure students are at the cutting-edge of applied practice in sports nutrition.