Once you have registered for the Sport Nutrition Specialist program, the NCSF will ship you the course material package. The kit includes the Sport Nutrition Textbook and accompanying Study Guide, a two-disc instructional DVD set, and online access to the program’s audio and video content. The Sport Nutrition Study Guide is the key to your preparation success; it provides all your study notes in an abridged version of the textbook and complements the instructional DVDs. Each lesson within the study guide uses a “read, write, and apply” format that focuses on the key learning objectives, extracts the relevant test content, and assesses your knowledge. The program efficiently addresses the important elements of the exam through engaging applications. Once you have completed your studies and preparation, you can register for your exam at the date, time, and location of your choice.
Sport Nutrition is the premier text available for up-to-date, evidence-based information. It provides in-depth content related to effective strategies for performance enhancement and includes a literary review of supplement efficacy and regulations.
The Sport Nutrition Textbook is divided into 16 content specific chapters covering the following topics:
The Study Guide is multifunctional; it provides the summary notes for the text and accompanying instructional DVDs in a lesson-by-lesson format along with Test Your Knowledge quizzes at the end of each section. The Study Guide is an integral component to successful completion of the program.
The DVDs provide a lesson-by-lesson review of the materials in an audio-visual experience that is both engaging and instructional. The two-disc DVD set complements the study guide, pre-recording all your notes and allowing for improved retention of the content.
The NCSF E-Learning platform gives you the opportunity to listen to course lectures and watch the Sport Nutrition Specialist digital content anywhere. Students have the ability to access the lectures and video presentations from their computer, iPad, or favorite smartphone device.