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Become a Specialist in Nutrition for Metabolic Health

The Advanced Certificate in Nutrition for Metabolic Health is required training to inform, support, and guide your clients (and yourself!) to learn more about their bodies. You’ll dive deep into metabolism’s role while getting simple, doable, everyday actions to keep your clients as metabolically healthy, fit, and high-performing as possible.

  • Get three of PN’s most popular courses in one advanced certificate 
  • Gain training & exclusive insights from a multi-disciplinary team of coaches & practitioners
  • Stand out with this expert distinction in metabolic health
  • Save $350 when you enroll in the certificate


You’ll learn how metabolism works, how to effectively communicate its role in weight loss, weight gain, performance, and over wellbeing, and simple steps your clients can take to look, feel, and perform better.


Nutrition professionals and health coaches who want to develop their coaching skills—along with those who simply want a deeper dive into metabolism and metabolic health for themselves.


The three courses in this Advanced Certificate can be covered in detail in about 40-56 hours total—completely at your own pace, in a way that fits your schedule (whether that’s one week of intense studying, or a month of studying for a couple hours on weekends).



100% online. Access the course materials from any device, at any time, through the online Precision Nutrition dashboard.


We’re the originators of behavior-change for nutrition coaching, and since 2005 we’ve used the tools, science, and systems in our courses to help over 100,000 people transform their health and fitness. (No other nutrition company in the world can say this.)


45-day money back guarantee: If you don’t love it, let us know and we’ll give you all your money back.

Metabolism isn’t one size fits all.

We can only really understand metabolism when we look at all its dynamic and interconnected parts. When you gain a deep understanding of how metabolism works, you can build results-driven, individualized programs that get your clients unstuck and on their way to reaching their goals—big or small.

When you become a Specialist in Nutrition for Metabolic Health, you’ll…

Learn the complexities of metabolic health and how each function influences the body’s ability to get the results we want

Cut through the clutter and confidently give nutrition and lifestyle recommendations you know will help your client make progress

Always respond with empathy and knowledge when your client says “I can’t lose weight, am I broken?”

Understand metabolism’s effect on health, fitness, and longevity—why it’s different for everyone, how to coach around those differences, and when to refer out

Create metabolic health action plans that help your clients prioritize behaviors that can improve metabolic function

Learn from a diverse set of experts about the behaviors, skills, and practices that dramatically increase our probability of improving metabolic health

Help clients shift their body beliefs, reframe their challenges, and move forward from stuckness with ease

Get clear on the role of energy balance so you can confidently coach your clients around trendy diets and help them take a personalized approach

Courses Included in the Certificate

Course 1

What is Metabolism

$349 USD

This digital, self-paced course helps you master the ins and outs of metabolism so you can answer any client questions and explain how it impacts anyone’s health and fitness goals.

  • Master the complexities of metabolism—so you’re ready to address the myths, fads, and facts that your clients trust you to know about
  • Get expert tools and assessments to help you understand what’s really going on in our bodies and give more informed recommendations for optimal results
  • Immediately apply what you’re learning through specific, targeted exercises
  • Earn continuing education credits (CECs)
Course 2

What is Hunger, and How Can We Control It

$349 USD

If everyone needs energy and nutrients from food, why are our experiences with eating so vastly different? This course dives deep into what influences food intake and eating behavior—and how to regulate those factors to help anyone reach their health and fitness goals.

  • Learn to work with, rather than against, natural systems of appetite and hunger regulation—to help clients address challenges and get on the right track
  • Develop transformational coaching action plans that account for the multitude of factors that influence your clients’ appetite and hunger
  • Get expert tools, worksheets, and assessments to uncover what your clients are doing right, where they’re struggling, and how to help anyone look, feel, and perform better
  • Earn continuing education credits (CECs)
Course 3

How to Promote Healthy Digestion

$349 USD

This course breaks down the science of digestion—from start to finish. How does it work, and what happens when the process goes wrong? You’ll learn the ins and outs of gastroenterology so you can work within your scope of practice to help clients identify and manage digestive issues and food limitations.

  • Learn how digestion works and changes over the lifespan, including the impact of stress and hormonal changes
  • Discover what causes food intolerances, sensitivities, and allergies, and how to coach an elimination diet within scope of practice
  • Get expert tools, worksheets, and assessments to help your clients eat, digest, feel, and perform better
  • Earn continuing education credits (CECs)
Take all 3 courses and save $350!

Meet the Experts Behind this Advanced Certificate



Krista Scott-Dixon is Precision Nutrition’s director of curriculum. She earned her doctorate in Women’s Studies from York University. She holds counseling certifications from George Brown College and Leading Edge Training, which is certified by the Canadian Psychological Association.

Brian St. Pierre


Brian St. Pierre is the director of nutrition at Precision Nutrition, the coauthor of Precision Nutrition’s Level 1 Certification textbook, The Essentials of Nutrition and Coaching, and the mastermind behind the Precision Nutrition Calculator. He holds a master’s degree in Food Science and Human Nutrition from the University of Maine.

Adam Feit


Adam Feit is Precision Nutrition’s head strength and sport psychology coach. Feit earned his master’s degree in Exercise Science and Health Promotion from the California University of Pennsylvania and a bachelor’s degree in Applied Exercise Science from Springfield College. He recently received his PhD in Sport and Exercise Psychology from Springfield College where he examined the use of mental skills in collegiate strength and conditioning.

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Save $350 when you enroll in the Advanced Certificate (versus taking the courses at $349 USD each).

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One time payment to get all the courses included in the Advanced Certificate.
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Our Guarantee

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Our students make a commitment to learn from us—and we make a commitment to help them become better coaches. Then our students decide for themselves: Was it worth it? If yes, they earn their credentials and head out to change people’s lives. If no, we give them a full refund.

That’s our promise. Read, learn, and test out the Advanced Certificate in Change Psychology for 45 days. If you’re not happy with what you learn, we’ll give you every penny back. We’re confident in what we do and we stand by our work.


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