10698NAT – Diploma in Weight Management
According to Vic Health, it is estimated that by 2025, approximately 75% of Australians are going to be overweight or obese. 10698NAT – Diploma in Weight Management nutrition course is designed to provide you with the skills and knowledge necessary for a career as a weight-loss consultant, weight management consultant or wellness coach. Gaining this weight management course qualification means that you’ll have learnt how to coach clients in changing unhealthy lifetime behaviours through nutrition training. Whilst you’ll have 12 months to complete this course, past students have completed their qualification in much less time. If you feel that you will need more than 12 months, you may be able to apply for an extension.
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HOW LONG DOES A 10698NAT - DIPLOMA IN WEIGHT MANAGEMENT TAKE?
You get to choose how fast you complete the 10698NAT – Diploma in Weight Management, as it is self-paced. You are given 12 months to complete it, however, extensions are available. Our students use an e-learning platform to complete this weight management course, so they get to decide how much time they can spend on it each week. You may finish it much quicker than in 12 months if you wish to do so. You will receive remote mentoring from our qualified instructors so that you have assistance and support when you need it.
WILL I GET A JOB?
Once you’ve successfully completed your 10698NAT – Diploma in Weight Management, your career prospects could increase from that of just having Certificate IV in Weight Management.
The College of Health and Fitness receives calls from health and fitness professionals wanting graduate referrals. Having an additional 10698NAT – Diploma in Weight Management to your name could help your chances of employment in the field of nutrition, health, and fitness.
There’s significant demand for qualified weight management consultants; it’s estimated that nearly 75% of Australia’s population will be deemed overweight or obese by the year 2025. These estimates show that the demand for weight-loss counselling services is growing rapidly. This 10698NAT – Diploma in Weight Management course is intended to provide you with the education and skill set to develop a career as a weight-loss consultant, weight management consultant or wellness coach.
TOPICS COVERED IN 10698NAT - DIPLOMA IN WEIGHT MANAGEMENT
Working in the Weight Management Industry
Units that come under this category are designed to teach you the skills required to work in the weight management industry. This includes reflecting on your personal practice and learning about legal and ethical compliance.
CHCDIV001 – Work with diverse people
CHCCOM006 – Establish and manage client relationships
CHCPRP003 – Reflect on and improve own professional practice
CHCLEG003 – Manage legal and ethical compliance
Health and Wellness
These units are there to help you develop a thorough understanding of health and wellness, including how to recognise healthy body systems, interpret medical terminology, and more. You will also discover how to create weight management programs for your clients.
CHCPOL003 – Research and apply evidence to practice
HLTAAP001 – Recognise healthy body systems
HLTAAP002 – Confirm physical health status
BSBRSK501 – Manage risk
BSBMED301 – Interpret and apply medical terminology appropriately
DWMCHS001 – Conduct health screening for advanced weight management programs
DWMDAW002 – Develop advanced weight management programs
DWMMAW003 – Deliver and monitor advanced weight management programs
NAT10859001 – Work effectively in the weight management industry
NAT10859002 – Apply principles of psychology, mindset, and behaviour modification to weight management
NAT10859003- Develop meal plans in consultation with clients
NAT10859004- Make exercise recommendations for weight management in consultation with clients
WHAT ARE THE ENTRY REQUIREMENTS?
The requirements for undertaking this 10698NAT – Diploma in Weight Management are:
- be over 18 years of age
- have achieved a minimum year 10 level of education
- have a minimum of three years’ employment or volunteer experience in working within a customer service environment
- meet the criteria for working with 13 – 17-year-old adolescents in your state (or let us know that you do not intend to do so)
- be able to use computers, send emails, write word documents, and use basic spreadsheets
- be able to access the internet (learning materials are downloadable; however, you will need to get online to download them and also to upload your assessments)
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