Post Graduate Diploma in Sports and Fitness Nutrition offers knowledge and skill up gradation among students/healthcare professionals as dietitians/doctors/. IGMPI is offering an opportunity to become a Sports Nutritionist for those who understand that people are more conscious and concerned about their health to play sports well, so they look for the Sports Nutritionist or Personal Nutritionist who has Diploma to reassure that they are trained and qualified in the sports nutrition field. This professional typically works in a: fitness gym, clinics, and sports academies. A Sport Nutrition Specialist helps clients (i.e., fitness enthusiast, sports person or athletes) to develop their fitness routine and body building.
The objective of this programme is to recognize nutrition and fitness in adopting that right amount of nutrients to be provide in sports person and athlete life, pre and post nutrition, sports strategies to enhance performance and supplements are required for their training and dietary guidelines for an athlete to performance better with proper knowledge of health supplements and ergogenic aids. On completion of this programme students will be able to explain that how to improve nutrition and training status of an athlete and sports person, with learning of supplement knowledge and enhance the performance by right nutrition and diet planning.
The programme has been designed for professionals and students aspiring to work in the field of Sports nutrition as dietitians, nutritionists, research work in projects.
Module 1 : An Introduction to Sport, Exercise and Athlete Nutrition
Module 2 : Role of Nutrients and Energy Expenditure in Sports and Fitness
Module 3: Introduction to Human Anatomy and Physiology
Module 4: Protein Needs for Exercise, Muscle Gain and its Myths and Supplementation
Module 5: Carbohydrates and Fuel Intake during Competition and Training
Module 6: Pre and Post-Meal Planning during Competition
Module 7: Diet Plan for Athlete and different Sports Person
Module 8: Supplementation in Sports Nutrition
Module 9: Aerobics and Exercise Techniques
Module 10: Sport-Specific Strategies to Enhance Performance: Strength and Power Sports, Endurance, Weight Lifting
Module 11: Case Studies
Module 12: Practical (Diet Plan, Use for Kcal Count, IBW, BMI, Prepared Meals for Different Sports Persons, Dish Planning)
Any Graduate/Pharma/Medical/Biomedical/Biotechnology/Microbiology/Food Science &Technology/any Engineering & related disciplines & Candidates appearing for the final year of Bachelor's degree/equivalent qualification exam or awaiting their results, are eligible to apply.
Minimum time in which a student can complete this Post Graduate Diploma programme is one year while a maximum of two consecutive years is allowed to complete the programme.
The registration dates for this programme run by the Institute are updated timely on the webpage. Effective Online learning tools incorporated into the design of the webpage make the programme lectures and study material easily accessible. This gives a huge window of self-regulated and self-paced performance to the participants.
A comprehensive study material for all the modules in hard copies ensuring the needs of the audience. The accompanying training material is appropriately aligned with the current Industry’s expectations.
IGMPI follows a credit system based on all learning activities involved in studying for all PG Diploma, Executive Diploma and Certificate Programmes. Each of your modules is equal to 4 credits. To successfully complete the programme, you will have to earn all the credits assigned to your programme.
All the participants are obliged to timely submit completed assessment assignments (during the programme, usually after every module) and appear for an online exam at the end of the programme. After successful completion, the participants will be awarded Post Graduate Diploma in Sports and Fitness Nutrition by Centre for Nutriton & Dietetics Studies (CNDS), IGMPI. For all the above mentioned modules elaborate programme material, self-assessment assignments and project work details would be provided by the Institute from time to time. Details get updated on the webpage as well.
The Institute has partnered with many organizations for providing with placement assistance to in its participants. The robust placement cell comprises of senior level Human Resources professionals and Talent Acquisition experts which maintains close links with business and industry. We are engaged in promoting the employability of our participants by maintaining good rapport and relation with HR cell and recruiting managers of leading Sports Nutrition, Fitness and Healthcare Companies across the globe. The efforts of our placement cell also include helping with professional resume writing, interview skills & conducting mock interviews etc.
In recent months the Institute has witnessed more and more participation from professionals working with organizations in the Sports and Fitness industry like Sports Authority of India (SAI), sports academies and schools and gyms like Gold Gym, Curefit, supplement based companies like Oziva, Amway and other companies like Danone, Twin Health, Hexagon Nutrition, Goqii Technologies etc.
Centre for Nutrition and Dietetics Studies (CNDS), IGMPI’s online online is a professional programme targeted to cater the health industry needs trained health professionals. The information, guidance, practical training and off programme completion certificate will provide the participant with not one but many opportunities in the industry. This would come true in the form of job roles and positions like that of Sports Nutritionist , Sports Nutrition Counselor for health and Fitness Academy , Fitness and health Coach ,Sports Dietitian among Non-Governmental Organizations, Sports and Fitness Nutritionist in Community Fitness Programme run under government organizations, consultant for Different sports academies , Sports Nutrition Expert for Private Fitness academy ,Gyms , counselors in Schools, Fitness center ,Academia and many more.
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