A performance nutrition certification like no other

Learn the science and application of holistic, evidence-based nutrition for health and performance, leading to accreditation with the Sports Nutrition Association and taught by leading experts, at your own pace, from anywhere in the world.

  • Study to become a qualified and accredited sports nutritionist

  • Learn how to apply evidence-based concepts of nutrition to support health and improve performance

  • Further education and registration pathways available

  • On completion, progress to become a clinical nutritionist with our Clinical Nutrition training program (HPN2)

Approved education provider

Sports Nutrition Association

The Certified Holistic & Performance Nutrition Coach (Sports Nutritionist) is recognised by the Sports Nutrition Association.
Graduates of our program are eligible for registration as Accredited Sports Nutritionists.

Continuing education provider

Prospective students, please note:

This program assumes some prior knowledge

This course assumes some prior knowledge.
If you do not possess an undergraduate diploma or degree that includes Anatomy & Physiology, take our bridging course (Certificate in Foundations of Health Science) to start your journey towards being a Sports Nutritionist.

Payment options

save with a one-off payment or choose an easy monthly installment plan.

Do you need financial assistance?

Support is available

We believe in democratising education and offer discounted fees for people from qualifying low-income countries, community-services card-holders, along with low-cost education finance through our finance partner.

Your instructors

Proven experts in sports and performance practice

Senior Lecturer [Research Methods & Strength/Body Composition Nutrition]

Dr Eric Helms

Eric Helms MSc, PhD, CSCS is a coach, athlete, author, and educator. He earned pro status as a natural bodybuilder with the PNBA in 2011 and competes with the IPF at international level events as an unequipped powerlifter. Eric has published multiple peer-reviewed articles in exercise science and nutrition journals and writes for commercial fitness publications. He is also a research fellow at Auckland University of Technology.

Founder & CEO/Senior Lecturer

Dr Cliff Harvey

Cliff Harvey PhD, DipFit, DipNat, is a nutritionist, naturopath, author, life and purpose coach, and researcher.
In over two decades of practice, he has helped thousands of people to achieve their goals, from those who are chronically and acutely unwell, through to elite-level athletes, and ‘elite-attitude’ business people and entrepreneurs.
He is an active researcher and is known for performing foundational research on keto-flu, ketogenic supplements, and 'carbohydrate tolerance' between individuals.
Cliff is a best-selling author of several books and is a former world champion strength athlete and competitive submission wrestler.

Members Support/Lecturer/Tutor [Health Science & Clinical Nutrition]

Ashley Greaves

Ashley Greaves BA, MSc, CNS is a licensed dietitian nutritionist in the US and holds a master's degree in nutrition. Ashley is our member support guru and clinical nutrition specialist.