Nutrition Certificate Program

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.

 

Registration for this course starts January 11, 2021.  Click here for information

If you take this course it can not be taken with any other courses outside the PT Program at this time.

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: (schedules have changed due to Covid restrictions)

Part 1 : (PSK4U)  the study of Anatomy and Physiology  Monday to Friday  8:25 – 10:25 every other day.  the other days are on line

Part 2: (HFA4U)  the study of the the body’s nutritional needs. Monday to Friday  8:25 – 10:25 every other day.  the other days are on line

You will:

  • Earn a Nutrition Certificate
  • Earn 2 senior credits towards the OSSD

Costs associated with this program:    There are no costs at this time.

  • Activity Fee                            $30.00
  • Refundable book deposit $100.00

Optional online course:

  • Food handling certificate $75.00