Weight Consultant - WCon16



  • Course Fee: €229.00 which includes all registration fees.
  • Course Format: Distance Learning Course of 8 lessons.
  • Duration: Students can complete this course within 9 months which is ample time and can start it at anytime of the year that is convenient. If students need to extend this period for any reason during or near the end of the course they can request an extension through the college.
  • Enrol now to secure your place!


Course Description

Modern day people are particularly weight-conscious and actively seek to lose weight for personal appearance and health considerations.

This Weight Consultant course will provide existing therapists with the knowledge and skills in the subject of weight control to enable them expand their practices and consultancy operations. There is an ever-growing demand for Weight Consultants and this course will provide you with the necessary skills and know-how to derive maximum benefits.


Course Syllabus

Lesson 1: Client Assessment/Communication

Lesson 2: Health Behaviour and Weight Management and Obesity Psychology

Lesson 3: Body Composition Assessment and Physiology of Obesity

Lesson 4: Screening, Assessment and Referral

Lesson 5: Applied Exercise Science

Lesson 6: Basic Nutrition

Lesson 7: Programme Planning and Implementation

Lesson 8: Addressing Special Needs.


Upon completion of this course you may take a final online examination. Full details of this examination are automatically sent to you at the end of the course. The examination costs €65 and is taken at home at your convenience.  If you receive 70% or more in this examination you will receive an ITEC – Irish Training and Educational Centre Diploma.


Contact Us

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Irish Training & Educational Centre,

Unit 9,

Leopardstown Business Centre,
Ballyogan Road,
Dublin 18.
Our Loc8 Code is: NM3-08-S03 »(Click here to view this Loc8 Code.)

Tel: 01 2061832.

Email Address:
[email protected]