Nutrition Certificate Program – Tuition Free
Yorkdale’s Nutrition Certificate has a focus on sports nutrition and is an integrated part of the Personal Trainer Program but can be take as a stand alone certificate for those who interested in a career as a Personal Trainer or nutrition staff member.
Students will study the relationship between calories and energy; balancing carbohydrates, fats, and proteins in a healthy eating plan; selecting healthy ingredients and preparation methods; the importance of vitamins and minerals; daily water and fluid intake; nutritional needs for men and women.
Yorkdale’s Nutrition Certificate consists of 2 parts:
Part 1 : (PSK4U) the study of Anatomy and Physiology (90 hours, Monday to Friday 10:35pm-12:35 pm, 2 hours)
Part 2: (HFA4U) the study of the the body’s nutritional needs. (90 hours, Monday to Friday 10,35 am-12:35 pm, 2 hours)
- Earn a Nutrition Certificate
- Earn 2 senior credits towards the OSSD
Costs associated with this program:
- Activity Fee $30.00
- Refundable book deposit $100.00
- Food handling certificate $75.00