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Canadian School of Natural Nutrition

Welcome to the Distance Education Branch of the Canadian School of Natural Nutrition

Go Beyond Health Coaching to Become a True Holistic Nutrition Professional

With over 2,000 study hours, a solid foundation of science, and a strong emphasis on real-life case studies, CSNN’s program enables you to facilitate deep, lasting life changes for your clients. At CSNN, we do not take a cookie cutter approach to health, but instead teach you to consider the biochemical and physiological uniqueness of each individual, allowing you to create supportive health programs specific to each client. Our knowledgeable instructors (many of whom are practicing Holistic Nutrition professionals) provide you with hands-on training with a practical application of knowledge and expertise.

Study Whenever you Want, Wherever you Are
In the Distance Education format, there are no deadlines for individual course completion or assignment submission. No need to schedule your life around classes. You decide how to prioritize your studies around your work / life commitments at times that are convenient for you. With the exception of your final exam, which must be completed with a computer, all of your learning materials (apart from text books) are online and fully accessible on any device 24/7. Study from your living room, your backyard, while traveling, or at the beach! Anywhere in the world where there is internet, you can work on your program.

The dedicated purpose of CSNN’s teaching is to demonstrate the importance of natural nutrition in complementary health care.

Whether you are looking to start a career in the Holistic Nutrition industry or are interested in improving your own health and wellbeing, this life-changing program will help you achieve your goals.

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The Natural Nutrition Program prepares holistic nutrition professionals with a comprehensive curriculum that consists of 18 courses and 2,400 study hours. It covers natural nutrition relevant to each stage of life, the science and research behind it, as well as the fundamentals of business. An integral part of the studies is the connection between body, mind, and spirit; This program aims to enlighten in a broad way about the effects of life experiences and circumstances on health.

Online Studies provides the most flexible schedule to accommodate your lifestyle. CSNN Distance Education runs on a continual intake model so you can apply at any time that is convenient to you.

What do you get?
Diploma, Professional Designation, and Title to start a fulfilling career in the Holistic Nutrition Industry

Practical hands-on experience through supervised case studies to learn how to do individual client assessments and give nutritional recommendations

In-depth understanding of the mind-body-spirit connection how it’s scientifically demonstrated to affect physical health

Professional skills and confidence from the diverse and accomplished instructors; Their educational background and varied experience in a number of industries makes learning at CSNN unique and worthwhile

Opportunity to improve your overall health and wellbeing naturally through nutrition and to share your knowledge with others.

Passionate about food, health and wellness? Turn it into a career in holistic nutrition.

At the Canadian School of Natural Nutrition (CSNN) Distance Education, you can expect top-notch instructors with years of clinical experience and a progressive, hands-on approach to holistic nutrition education that empowers you - body, mind, and spirit.

CSNN is the industry leader and the largest holistic nutrition school in Canada. We offer:

Natural Nutrition Diploma Program, a three-year diploma program consisting of 2,400 study hours, including over 1,000 hours of cutting-edge science, with new practical tools added for Fall 2019. Graduates receive a diploma, a professional designation and title (according to province ), and a strong foundation for a fulfilling career in the complementary health industry.

Natural Nutrition Introduction Certificate, an option that provides an opportunity for you to become familiar with both the subject matter and the concept of distance learning, with minimal commitment in terms of both time and finances.

Individual Workshops; These single nutrition courses are for general interest purposes and for those who don’t have formal holistic nutrition training but wish to learn more

Advanced Holistic Nutrition; Practitioners may earn Continuing Education Units (CEUs) and Advanced Holistic Nutrition (AHN) credits for specialty certificates.

Continuing Education Courses for CSNN graduates and other healthcare practitioners to upgrade their skills and knowledge and also receive CEUs and upgrade hours.

Why study at CSNN?
After you graduate, you are supported by a strong Alumni Association. Enjoy business mentorship, career strategy networking and interviewing tips, website building and more.

Graduates of our Natural Nutrition Program qualify for professional membership in the Canadian Association of Holistic Nutrition Professionals and the Canadian Association of Natural Nutrition Practitioners. Graduates who complete the Advanced Holistic Nutrition workshops AN106 and AN109 also qualify for professional membership in the National Association of Nutrition Professionals in the United States.

“As a fitness trainer for the past 15 years I thought I knew everything there was to know about helping people become more healthy. This program has really opened my eyes in an immense way to the importance of supporting the individuals’ unique nutrient needs through awareness of their own symptoms and lifestyle. By supporting digestion and the body systems in most need, an individual holds the tools to help improve the efficiency and synergy of their organs, in order to see their healthiest potential.”