Frequently Asked Questions
When does the course start and finish?
The course starts now and never ends! It is a completely self-paced online course - you decide when you start and when you finish.
How long do I have access to the course?
How does lifetime access sound? After enrolling, you have unlimited access to this course for as long as you like - across any and all devices you own.
What if I am unhappy with the course?
We would never want you to be unhappy! If you are unsatisfied with your purchase, contact us in the first 30 days and we will give you a full refund.
Will this course count towards my Nutrition Network Practitioner Certification?
YES! This is an elective module, of which you will need to complete 3 before progressing along the path to certification. Find out more about our certification path at this link: https://nutrition-network.org/nutrition-practitioner-certification-path/
How many hours of learning is the course?
The course is approximately 15 hours of learning, in the form of video lectures with supporting documents. Reading of the referenced literature is in addition to this time commitment, if and when you choose.
What kind of content is the curriculum?
The course is made up of video lectures with supporting documents such as the speaker's PowerPoint presentation, reference list and downloadable resources.
Does the course provide a certification?
You will be issued with a Certificate of Completion at the end of the course, as well as a Continued Professional Development (CPD) certificate worth 12 CPD hours.
Am I eligible? Can non-listed personnel apply?
You are eligible if you have some form of internationally recognized health and/or nutrition training.
If you are not listed in the eligibility criteria, you may still apply, provided you motivate your reasoning for wanting to do the course, we will consider these applications on a case-by-case basis.
Is the course CPD/CME accredited?
Yes, the course is worth 12 CPD (Continuing Professional Development) / CME units.
What does CPD mean?
CPD stands for Continued Professional Development and is the term used to describe the learning activities professionals engage in to develop and enhance their abilities. The Nutrition Network has been accredited by The CPD Standards Office, and we have been assured that the accreditation is recognized and respected internationally. Formal CPD Standards certificates are issued and accepted in a multitude of countries and across all professional sectors. This course is worth 12 CPD hours.
Will there be any support from the lecturers or Nutrition Network medical team during the course?
Definitely! You will be provided with a link to join our private online Community for members - this is moderated daily by our experts. Here you can ask course-related questions, keep updated with the latest low carb science, troubleshoot difficult cases, or just network and engage with fellow members.
Who can I email with any questions I have?