The BTN Academy
Learn nutrition from the ground up, both in theory and in a real-world environment
Learn from the industries best nutritionists, dieticians, researchers, sports nutritionists and coaches
Get better results with yourself and your clients as we believe what we teach are true life skills
Be supported every step of the way with a thriving learning environment and community
Study with us from anywhere in the world, our courses are delivered 100% online, yet still live and engaging
Learn on desktop, mobile or tablet with our interactive and dynamic learning platform
Foundation and Practical courses come with highly referenced hardcopy or digital course textbooks
With any of our courses you get lifetime access, so if we do update anything, you'll have access, for life
Graduate the Practical Academy, get insured, and work as a qualified Nutrition Coach
Our online courses
Enrol 365 days a year
A 10 module AfN and REPS Certified Course taught by Ben Coomber and Tom Bainbridge, designed to give you a complete grounding in the fundamental principles and application of nutrition. The Foundation Academy is beautifully animated and digitally recorded and delivered via our mobile ready education platform. The course is also accompanied by a manual which is a comprehensive course guide that expands extensively upon everything in the course videos.
This course aims to equip anyone, from the beginner to the experienced fitness enthusiast with a complete and thorough understanding of nutrition and lifestyle optimisation for the human body. The Foundation academy prepares you for the Practical Academy but it's not mandatory. We advise anyone who doesn’t have a formal background in nutrition to complete the Foundation Academy before doing the Practical Academy.
Enrol May and November
The BTN Practical Academy is a 12 month live and interactive evidence based, practically driven, online nutrition course taught by dieticians, sports nutritionists, university lecturers, psychologists, GB athletes and experienced coaches. Learn the theory and practical aspects of coaching different people in an engaging and supportive way, with live webinars (also recorded), 4 course text books, a members area and supportive community.
During this 12 month nutrition course we delve into coaching specialist populations, advanced body composition, sports performance, obesity, behavioural psychology, hormones, female health, endurance athletes, fight sports and more. With the broadness of the Practical Academy, you will become a competent coach able to work with a broad clientele, resulting in you being a qualified BTN Certified Nutritionist.
A modular business course for coaches to up-skill in the areas of marketing, client care, building a gym, social media, client retention, business management, public speaking, and more. Each module is available for sale individually meaning that you can enrol at any time you wish. With each module you will receive a detailed recorded webinar or video on the topic, detailed notes, and action based to do’s to ensure you can learn to optimise and action that area of your business.
As a coach or personal trainer it is no longer enough just to know about nutrition, training and lifestyle management, you need to know how to run your business, market your services, and improve the experience of your clients working with you. After all, you can only help people if they can find you. Pick and choose the module you want to learn, and simply learn via our mobile ready learning platform.