Exercise Related Nutritional Deficiencies
Bulimia, Anorexia, Fitness Cec Points
This is a comprehensive course developed for fitness instructors, personal trainers, fitness professionals and other health practitioners to enable them to gain a deeper understanding in the relationship between nutrition, the human body, exercise and common nutritional deficiencies related to exercise. The topics covered in this course include problems associated with iron and calcium deficiency as well as explanatory notes on some common eating disorders such as anorexia and bulimia nervosa. This course is essential in order to develop one of the first steps towards a serious understanding of human nutrition and its implication in sport and fitness.
Mode of delivery: On-line and distance education
The aims of this exciting course are to:
Fundamental properties of iron as an essential mineral in the human body, including its food source.
Recognition of common symptoms and causes of iron deficiency.
Fundamental properties of calcium including its food stores, the effect of calcium on growing bone and the development of bone growth itself.
Enhance the knowledge on the effect of calcium deficiency on bone tissue and the properties of calcium balance and its impact on health.
The general concepts behind the common eating disorders such as anorexia and bulimia nervosa.
, Fitness Australia Accredited Course
, Fitness Cec Points
, Nutritional Deficiencie