Nutritional Therapy Practitioner Training

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2019 Course Registration Begins September 18, 2018

The Nutritional Therapy Practitioner Training is functional, holistic nutrition education for people who believe in real food. Presented in partnership with The Nutritional Therapy Association, Inc. (NTA), this 9-month course is a foundational and integrative approach to nutrition. The Nutritional Therapy Practitioner training experience provides specific tools for managing clients and assessing the body's nutritional deficiencies using the body's innate intelligence. Students learn how to address deficiencies through properly prepared, whole foods diet, supplementation and lifestyle changes. Students of the Nutritional Therapy Practitioner Program participate in a rigorous course covering topics including anatomy, physiology, basic chemistry concepts and the science of foods and their nutritional components. Students also learn how to identify and address imbalances in the body and how to intervene with nutrition to improve overall health and wellness.

Students will attend ten classroom sessions on the COCC Bend campus. Dates are listed below. All other coursework and interaction is online. In addition to classroom instruction, comprehensive instructional materials and online classroom resources including video/audio presentations are included in the cost of tuition.

May 3, 4 & 5, 2019
July 25, 26, 27 & 28, 2019
October 25, 26 & 27, 2019

Students will participate in instructor-led pre-recorded online training as well as live online question and answer sessions that review the video lecture material. Course requirements include attendance, module based homework, book reviews on all required reading, a community project, outside client/practitioner exercises, workshops, online training sessions and successful completion of written and practical examinations. Qualifying students will be certified by the Nutritional Therapy Association.

Visit the NTA website for additional details and registration.

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