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Diploma in Sports & Exercise Nutrition - Online Course

Regular Price: $501

Special Price: $25

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  • 4 Weeks (8 hours of study)
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Shaw Academy
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Dublin
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Description
Our mission is simple, to educate everyone, everywhere. We believe that everyone in the world, regardless of their demographic or socio-economic background, should have the opportunity to join us and learn from the very best professionals in their field, from anywhere, at any time, in an affordable, accessible and convenient manner. We change people’s lives by making the highest quality, personalised education accessible to all. We call this, educating 1-2-1-2 many. Our focus is on live education because it is interactive, engaging, always evolving and most importantly, better for learning. You learn more by attending live because you’re actively participating in the lesson and you receive answers to your questions there and then. Our education evolves far faster than anything else because it is live. We constantly refine and improve our courses, in real time, so the webinars you attend today will give you the most up to date, relevant and best learning experience on the planet. This is our EdTech Revolution. Every single live webinar is critically assessed to ensure that your engagement and learning outcomes break new records every time.

Benefits

  • An aspect every athlete need to cover
  • Make your own study schedule and take advantage of online tutoring hours
  • Obtain a certified diploma once you finish the course.

Details

Although it may seem obvious, some athletes and fitness enthusiasts are not aware of what impact food can have on training and performance. A well planned eating strategy will have a positive effect on competition, fitness, recovery, reducing the risk of illness, and most importantly, helping you achieve optimal results. This course provides an evidence based analysis of sports nutrition. It will give you the knowledge and skills you need in order to achieve your sports nutrition and athletic performance goals.

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  • LESSON 1 - 

    What Fuels Energy Systems?

    Tuesday, March 7, 2017, 7:00 PM

    Why exactly is sports nutrition so important? We start the course discussing macronutrients, the fuel sources we use during exercise, and give an overview of energy metabolism. You will become crystal clear on the importance of sports nutrition and why it is key to obtaining fitness and high performance.

  • LESSON 2 - 

    Carbohydrates as Fuel for Exercise

    Thursday, March 9, 2017, 7:00 PM

    Here you will learn the importance of carbohydrates as a primary source of fuel for exercise. We will look at the current recommendations for different groups of athletes and discuss their carbohydrate intake, and how it can improve performance by optimising energy stores in the body.

  • LESSON 3 - 

    Protein and Fats for Exercise

    Tuesday, March 14, 2017, 7:00 PM

    One of the hottest topics in sports nutrition these days is the importance of protein and fats for sports performance. You will learn all about the role of protein in energy metabolism, with a comprehensive analysis of the effect of essential amino acids for optimal health and performance. Fat metabolism and its part in exercise will also be analysed.

  • LESSON 4 - 

    Hydration for Optimal Athletic Performance

    Thursday, March 16, 2017, 7:00 PM

    You will gain a comprehensive understanding of how hydration status effects your performance and we will consider the science behind sports drinks. We will look at the exact recommended requirement of fluid pre, during, and, post-exercise. You will also learn about the fluid and electrolyte loss during exercise and what environmental factors can contribute to this.

  • LESSON 5 - 

    Micronutrients and Supplements

    Tuesday, March 21, 2017, 7:00 PM

    In lesson 5, we get to the bottom of the mystery surrounding vitamins and minerals. As micronutrients are often equated with energy, strength and optimal performance, this lesson will examine the prevalence and effects of vitamins and mineral deficiencies in athletes. You will learn the truth about sports supplements. We will discuss the effects of supplements on exercise performance and review the rationale for their proposed beneficial effects.

  • LESSON 6 - 

    Nutrient Timing: When, What and How Much to Eat?

    Thursday, March 23, 2017, 7:00 PM

    It is incredibly important to be aware of how the timing of our meals, i.e. before, during, and after an event, affects exercise. As eating out has a huge impact on our recovery after we work out, you will learn what and how to eat correctly post-exercise and boost your immune system.

  • LESSON 7 - 

    How to Apply your Knowledge

    Thursday, March 23, 2017, 7:00 PM

    Want to take more control of your calorie intake? You will learn about RMR (Resting Metabolic Rate) and how to estimate how many calories you should be eating for your weight, age, gender and activity levels. This will enable you to take control of your calorie intake whether you want to lose, maintain or gain weight.

  • LESSON 8 - 

    Strategies for Weight Loss and Muscle Gain

    Thursday, March 30, 2017, 7:00 PM

    So you know what to eat but have no idea how to get to the correct weight for your sport? You could be doing it all wrong! This lesson will help you understand the importance of body composition on performance and how to either lose fat or gain muscle in a healthy, permanent way.

Conditions

Thanks to this offer, valid exclusively for one person, you will obtain a Diploma in Sports & Exercise Nutrition - Online Course.

How to register

By buying the course in Emagister Express, you will obtain an access coupon. We will send you the codes and keys to the coupon. Send the coupon code and the key to niamh@shawacademy.com. The training provider will then give you access to the course.

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