Fitness Nutrition Specialist


This course offers insight regarding energy provision from the time foods enter into the digestive process to when they are delivered to body cells, and how this all relates to fitness and athletics. You’ll learn about digestion and internal chemical processes, energy provision and conversion, nutrient requirements, and the basic synergy that ties eating and fitness together. Never has the physiology of nutrition been taught to the fitness professional in a way that is more intriguing and comprehensive!

Add to cart to get started on this course. Once you have completed your order, you will receive an email confirmation and instructions for accessing all course material through your NFPT online account. When you pass the test, you will be instantly awarded your Fitness Nutrition Specialist certificate for printing and display. If you are an NFPT Certified Personal Trainer, your continuing education credits (CECs) will automatically post to your account. If you are certified by another agency, the CEC award will vary according to their requirements, contact your certification provider to get your CECs for completing this course.

Est. Prep/Completion Time = 10+ hours

NFPT CEC Award = 2.0

*CEC awards varies with other certifiers

This Fitness Nutrition Specialist course is part of NFPT’s Master Fitness Trainer program. Learn More >>

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What You Get
Manual – Digital (PDF)
Practice Test
Online Test
Education Tech Support
Certificate of Completion


  • Online, multiple choice test
  • Paper/Pencil Testing by Request
  • 125 questions, limit = 2 hours
  • 70% pass score
  • Instant test results
  • 1 Free Online Re-test
  • 1 Paper/Pencil Re-test=$59
  • 3 years to complete

Manual Contents: Take a look inside >>

  • General Nutrition
  • Metabolism of Nutrients
  • Meal Timing
  • Dietary Considerations
  • Dieting and Fat Loss

Additional information

Add Printed Manual?

No, Yes ($25)