NASM Weight Loss Specialization (WLS)

$ 7,200.00

With the all-new edition of NASM's Weight Loss Specialization (WLS), we unlock the secrets to long term weight loss success through lifestyle change by integrating the science behind losing weight with a vast understanding of real-life situations. Helping clients lead healthier lives.

This immersive online experience shows you how to apply the most up-to-date evidence-based information on exercise, nutrition, and behavior change to help clients reach their health goals and lose weight as part of the process. You'll gain access to robust tools, methods, and insight that will help you hit the ground running from day one.

This course is 100% online and features our new, high-end and easy-to-use digital course portal. You'll have 1 year from enrollment to complete your final exam, however most learners complete the course in as little as 8-10 weeks.

Programme Inclues:

✔ 15 In-Depth Chapters and Corresponding Chapter Quizzes

✔ Four Client Personal Journeys to Serve as Case Studies

  • Steve - 30s; BMI 40-42; Understands exercise but not nutrition
  • Angela - 40s; BMI 31; Doesn't exercise; has tried various diets in the past
  • Jose - 40s; BMI 52; No history with exercising; Hypertension and pre-diabetes
  • Vanessa - 40s; BMI 28; Not consistent with exercise; travels a lot for work; needs help with habits surrounding food intake

✔ 13 Course Videos

  • Introduction to Weight Loss Specialist
  • Persona Introductions
  • Scope: Coaching vs. Counseling
  • The Growing Importance for Weight Loss Specialist
  • Psychosocial Effects on Obesity
  • Popular Diets for the Weight Loss Specialist
  • Physical Activities that Promote Weight Loss
  • 5 Factors to Weight Loss Success
  • Nutrition Intervention Strategies
  • The 5 A’s of Coaching Framework
  • Factors that Impact Weight Maintenance and Sustainability

✔ 4 Complete Coaching Process Videos with Workout Demonstrations for personas

  • Treats weight loss, not as the problem to overcome, but instead, the behavioral strategies required working an array of different weight loss clients

✔ 2 Animation Videos

  • The Physiology of Obesity
  • Metabolism

✔ 30+ Downloads and Templates That Can Be Used Directly with Weight Loss Client

✔ Up to 15 Custom Graphics and Infographics per Chapter

✔ High-End, Easy-to-Use Digital Course Portal; Access on all Devices

Additional information


NASM (1.9), ACE (1.9)


Online Self Study