Certificate in Advanced Nutrition
Take your nutrition knowledge to the next level.
- Rapidly upskill you in evidence-based nutrition
- Easily cut through the noise & contradicting information
- Live & interactive labs give you confidence, motivation & inspiration
- Learn from world-leading nutrition experts
Six courses plus 10 live labs
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The Advanced Certificate in Nutrition is designed to give you a university-level education in nutrition at a fraction of the cost. This certificate gives you a solid foundation in the science and practice of nutrition including low-carbohydrate and keto diets, fasting, weight loss, gut health and allergies.
We designed this certificate with Health Coaches who want to take their nutrition knowledge to the next level.
By completing this certificate, you’ll get the practical tools and resources you need to make your job as a Health Coach even more rewarding. You’ll enjoy more job satisfaction as you see the life-changing results your clients achieve.
Live nutrition labs
The Certificate in Advanced Nutrition includes 10x live nutrition labs facilitated by Professor Grant Schofield along with a team of nutrition specialists who are experts in their fields. This is where you will be taught by our high performing faculty and world-leading guest lecturers, in a live, online and interactive setting. You’ll apply what you’re learning in a safe environment, honing your skills so you’ll feel confident when working with real patients and clients. Surrounding yourself with your fellow nutrition students will inspire and encourage you.
Study online, at home, any time
All courses and labs are accessed from the convenience of your computer, smartphone or tablet, and all from the comfort of your own home.
Be free to learn on your own time, at your own pace, in your own space.
Meet your instructors
Dr Caryn Zinn
Registered Dietitian with over 20 years experience.
Prof Grant Schofield
Director of The Centre for Human Potential at AUT University and professor of public health.
Dr Catherine Crofts
Pharmacist with a PhD in the early diagnosis of metabolic disease.
Dr Louise Schofield
Health Entrepreneur with a PhD in Public Health.
Dr Glen Davies
Medical doctor focused on offering LCHF and Keto active management diets for chronic illness and disease.
PK201: The Therapeutic Benefits of Keto & Low-Carb Nutrition
Cutting-edge education from world experts for those who want to dive deeper.
PK202: The Practice of Low-Carb & Ketogenic Nutrition
Professional training in Ketogenic nutrition and treatment.
PK203: Fasting: The Science & Practice
Professional training in the therapeutic benefits of fasting.
PK204: Weight Loss: The Science & Practice
Scientific and sustainable weight loss.
PK205: Public Health Nutrition
Professional training in public health nutrition.
PK206: Gut Health & Allergies
Cutting-edge education on metabolic health, gut health and allergies.
10x Live Labs including:
– Nutrition coaching
– Women’s health
– Performance nutrition
– Nutritional supplements
– How to work in a health professional team
Six courses plus 10 live nutrition labs
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Frequently Asked Questions
Who should do this course?
This course is ideal for health coaches, medical doctors, nurses, dietitians, nutritionists, and allied health professionals. However, it’s also perfect if you want to upskill in nutrition for your own or your family’s benefit. Do be aware that it this is an advanced course. PK102: Nutrition as Medicine is a course prerequiste.
What are the benefits of doing this course?
This course will teach you the latest nutritional science and practical tools and resources you need to achieve better outcomes for yourself and your clients. You will get unparalleled access to leading nutrition experts in a small interactive class environment. Enjoy more job satisfaction and see better health outcomes for your clients and patients who suffer from chronic conditions. Earn CPD and/or CME points. Maintain a high level of scientific rigor and credibility in your nutrition knowledge.
Is this a CME-endorsed course by The Royal New Zealand College of General Practitioners (RNZCGPs)?
Our courses have been endorsed by The Royal New Zealand College of General Practitioners (RNZCGP) and have been approved for CME credits for the General Practice Educational Programme (GPEP) and Continuing Professional Development (CPD) purposes.
I am a nurse, physio or pharmacist. Does this course count towards my CPD credits?
Yes. Each course counts as 15 hours.
How long will it take to complete the full certificate?
There are 6x online knowledge-based courses that make up the Certificate. There are also 10x two-hour live and interactive nutrition labs with nutrition experts, facilitated by Professor Grant Schofield.
Do I have to be a medical professional to do the certificate?
No. Anyone can enrol in this certificate. However, you must complete and pass PK102: Nutrition as Medicine before starting.
How do I know the courses are credible and contain correct information?
PreKure courses are scientifically based, with full academic references provided for all materials. This certificate is taught by registered dietitian Dr Caryn Zinn, Professor of Public Health Grant Schofield, and practising GP and fellow of the RNZCGPs, Dr Glen Davies.
When does the certificate start and finish?
You gain access to the courses in the Certificate as soon as you enrol. Email [email protected] to check when the next class of live labs begin. You have twelve months to complete the Certificate (including finishing the courses and labs).
What if I have already completed one or more of the PK200 level courses that make up this certificate?
Great! Please email us at [email protected] and we will send you a special link that takes into account the courses you have already completed.
Has this course been assessed by NZQA for micro-credentialing?
Yes. The New Zealand Qualifications Authority (NZQA) has evaluated the Advanced Certificate in Nutrition (Micro-credential) delivered by PreKure and has assessed it to be Level 6 on the New Zealand Qualifications Framework (NZQF).
When will the live online labs be scheduled?
The 10x Nutrition Labs that make up the Certificate will be scheduled on a fortnightly basis and are usually conducted on a Thursday evening from 7-9pm. Our next cohort will be starting in 2021. Please email [email protected] for dates.