As the saying goes, "you are what you eat" and "if you don't look after your body you will have no where to live". Advertising in magazines, newspapers and television stresses the importance of a lean, healthy and trim body. Train to become a Clinical Weight Loss Coach Consultant and learn how to help others take responsibility and control of their health and eating habits.
Learn how different foods affect the body and how to manage an effective eating regime. Use this nutritional knowledge and therapeutic techniques in an exciting career helping others to achieve their desired target weight.
This course is focused around consulting and designing personal eating programmes to suit your client. This course will show you how to compile nutritional eating plans, design tailored exercise workouts and how to use therapeutic techniques to help your clients achieve their desired weight loss goal. This programme has been designed to illustrate the value of a sensible eating regime. This online course will take you up to 150 hours to complete working from home, there is no time limit for completing the course, it can be studied in your own time at your own pace.
Upon completion of this Clinical Weight Loss Coach Consultant Course you will receive an internationally accredited Clinical Weight Loss Coach Consultant Diploma certification which is certified via the IAHT, this certification enables you to get insurance to practice and to work with clients.
This certification can be used to work with clients coaching them to achieve their desired weight loss goals. As a Weight Loss Coach Consultant you can begin your coaching business right away or use the skills alongside your other career.
This course will compliment those looking to work with clients in a coaching, health, fitness capacity.
Reasons why people want to control their weight
2: The Digestive System
Carbohydrates (starches and sugars)
The organs of digestion
The structure of the alimentary canal
The small instestine
The large intestine
3: Nutrition – You Are What You Eat
"If you don't look after your body you'll have nowhere to live"
The risk of being overweight
Determining if you are overweight
Factors which contribute to weight gain
Reasons for overeating
Elements of nutrition
4: Some Basic Principles Of Weight Reduction and Control Diets
Defining the term “diet”
A point of departure
Dieting slows your metabolism
Some basic concepts
5: Guidelines to Compiling Eating Programmes
Metabolising the food intake – the digestive process
Structure of an intestinal villus
A cross section of the small intestine
Bringing about a lifestyle change
Reducing or cutting our fat in the diet
Reducing or cutting out sugar in the diet
Increasing the fibre in the diet
6: Food Combining and Supplements
Defining the term “food combining”
Taking the digestive chemistry into consideration
Rules for food combining
Classification of foods
Compatible and incompatible combinations
Fruit in our diet
7: Working with the Client in Compiling Eating Programmes
Get to know your client
Adapting the current food diary
Designing a progress report
Vitamins and supplements
8: The Role of Exercise in Weight Reduction and Control
Exercise burns fat
“Being active helps you lose weight”
Walking and swimming as a form of exercise
Five cool pool moves
Benefits of exercise
Quality of life
9: Motivating and Coaching the Client
Maslow’s hierarchy of needs
Alderfer ERC theory
Herzberg’s two factor theory
Setting the goal
Monitoring your progress
The role of the mind
10: Constipation, Food Cravings and Eating Disorders
Menopause related weight gain
Mindell vitamin balanced diet
11: Therapy Techniques for helping clients to lose weight
The Dickens process
Time Line technique
Sample scripts to use with clients
12: Setting up a Weight Management Consultancy
Business logistics of setting up a practice
Awareness of opportunities
Ability to cope with uncertainty
Knowledge and skills
Steps in assessing a business opportunity
Organisation of a weight management consultancy
We pride ourselves on providing top-quality training. The requirements for certification are covered at the start of each course.
We have specially designed the certification process so that you leave the course knowing you have an excellent understanding of Weight Loss Coaching. Whilst we will do everything possible to assist you in meeting our required standards, not every student meets our standards. So when you have our certificate, you know you’ve earned it!
If you have any questions about certification standards, just contact us.
The Hypnotherapy Centre of Excellence Weight Loss Coaching Consultant Course is approved and recognised by the following organisation:IANLPC (The International Association for Neuro Linguistic Programming and Coaching)
Course delegates are welcome to attend our free monthly ongoing learning and best practice groups for all students to enable you to practice the techniques.
Course materials include a complete assessment which consists of questions and case studies relating to your study material.
There is no time limit for completing your assessment; it can be completed in your own time as your own pace.
All students have their own tutor which they can access should they wish to ask any questions throughout the course.
We run monthly practice sessions for all students doing the home study courses, you will be notified monthly with dates of upcoming practice sessions.
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