Empower yourself with comprehensive content on health, wellness, fitness, and nutrition. Elevate your knowledge and enhance employability in a demanding industry. Receive a certification voucher for either the ACSM Personal Trainer cert or the Nutrition Specialist certification from the American Academy of Sports Dieticians and Nutritionists.

Program Timeline

Flexible pace, swift readiness. Gain certification potential within a year. Enjoy up to 12 months to complete the program if needed.

  • 12 individual courses
  • 12 months of full program access

Study Format

Tailored to your life—our certified nutrition and personal trainer course lets you learn anytime, anywhere:

  • Learn from home or anywhere
  • Study online anytime

Comprehensive Curriculum

Master terminology, training methods, and healthcare insights, paving the way for a personal trainer career!

  • Program Orientation: Nutrition and Personal Trainer
  • Foundations of Health and Fitness
  • The Human Body
  • Health Promotion and Behavior 
  • Foundations of Nutrition
  • Communication and Customer Service in the Healthcare Office
  • Coaching Methods and Applications
  • Personal Training
  • Special Population & Human Behavior
  • Comprehensive HIPAA
  • Conduct and Core Competencies of Coaching
  • Program Completion: Nutrition and Personal Trainer

Nutrition and Personal Trainer Certification

CareerStep's Nutrition and Personal Trainer Program empowers you for industry-recognized certification:

  • ACSM Personal Trainer

Complete our program and you’ll be more than ready to ace the ACSM Personal Trainer certification exam. Sit for the AASDN-certified Nutrition Specialist exam, widely considered to be the most advanced credential for personal nutrition professionals.

  • Nutrition Specialist

The Nutrition Specialist certification from the American Academy of Sports Dieticians and Nutritionists is perfect for professionals who wish to incorporate a nutrition program when working with clients or patients.

Embark on your journey towards becoming a skilled Nutrition and Personal Trainer with us!



With over 25 years’ experience, CareerStep offers learners a humans-come-first approach to learning in the fields of healthcare, healthcare administration, and technology. CareerStep offers fully online training programs designed to provide flexibility and allow you to take a self-paced learning approach. You will work with a Career Advisor to discuss your goals, choose your program and then start your training.

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