Certificate in Obesity Management

5/5
  • Designed by experts in obesity management
  • Based on current obesity management guidelines
  • Total 5 hours of learning content
  • Learn from leading experts in weight management
$115 USD*
Key Features
  • Recognize the causative and risk factors associated with obesity
  • Summarize current evidence-base for popular diet plans
  • Apply counseling skills necessary for successful weight management in clients
  • Design effective weight loss programs
Certificate in Obesity Management
  • Designed by experts in obesity management
  • Based on current obesity management guidelines
  • Total 5 hours of learning content
  • Learn from leading experts in weight management

Course Description

The Certificate in Obesity Management course has been designed to provide the students detailed scientific understanding of the causes, associated health risks and holistic management approaches for obesity. This course is relevant for health professionals including doctors, nurses, dieticians, counselors and psychologists managing individuals with obesity.

The course will equip the students with the knowledge and skills required to design and deliver personalized evidence-based weight loss programs. The focus of this course is on lifestyle interventions (diet and physical activity) and behavioral changes. Apart from learning materials, obesity management experts share their experience and insights with students. You will learn how to overcome behavioral factors that come in the way of successful weight loss in patients. There is brief coverage of pharmacological (drugs) and surgical approaches to weight loss. By the end of this course, you should be able to apply this knowledge to design effective weight loss programs. This course is certified by Medvarsity.

Eligibility

Graduates and post-graduates in Nutrition and dietetics, physicians interested in nutrition (MBBS, AYUSH doctors), and other healthcare professionals (physiotherapists, psychologists, and counsellors).

Couse validity: 3 months.There will be an extra charge on the extension of the course validity.

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5/5
  • Course Duration
    2 months 5 hours of learning content
  • Next Batch Date
    6th April 2020
$115 USD*

*Statutory taxes and levies not included. Taxes will be applied on checkout. Rates may vary based on management discretion.

Key Features
  • feature
    Recognize the causative and risk factors associated with obesity
  • feature
    Summarize current evidence-base for popular diet plans
  • feature
    Apply counseling skills necessary for successful weight management in clients
  • feature
    Design effective weight loss programs
Course Outline
Certificate In Obesity Management
  • 1. Energy balance and body weight
    2. Obesity and its health effects
    3. Creating a weight loss program
    4. Physical activity for weight management
    5. Behavior modification for weight management
    6. Pharmacotherapy and surgical management for obesity

Course Outline
Certificate In Obesity Management

1. Energy balance and body weight
2. Obesity and its health effects
3. Creating a weight loss program
4. Physical activity for weight management
5. Behavior modification for weight management
6. Pharmacotherapy and surgical management for obesity

FAQs
1. Course related
  • I am an MBBS/BAMS/BUMS/BHMS student. Will this course benefit me?
    • You will definitely benefit from this course. While doing your medical course, you will learn about ECG in physiology and under many internal medicine topics in your third and final year. ECG as a structured and detailed course is usually not covered in the medical curriculum at undergraduate level. However, it is an essential skill required when you begin practice. This course is a structured and detailed course on ECG interpretation that will make you knowledgeable and skilled in ECG analysis, which will greatly benefit when you start your internship/clinical practice.
  • What is the total duration of the course?
    • The total learning content is for about 20 hours, self-paced and you are given 3 months duration to complete it. However, if you spend enough time on the learning materials and clear the assessments, you can finish the course at a faster rate and get the certification.
2. Eligibility for the course
  • Graduates and post-graduates in Nutrition and dietetics, physicians interested in nutrition (MBBS, AYUSH doctors), and other healthcare professionals (physiotherapists, psychologists, and counsellors).
3. Course delivery
  • How to access the course material online?
    • To access the course, click on kite.medvarsity.com using the login ID and password provided to you or click on “LOG IN USING YOUR ACCOUNT ON Google” and enter your Email ID: Gmail ID (Only if Gmail ID mentioned in the Application) & Password. In case you don’t have access to login ID and password, write to us at support@medvarsity.com & quote your registered email ID.
  • What if I am unable to open the Medvarsity website?
    • In the first instance, you should contact our student support teams to make a complaint using one of these methods, during operating hours.
Student Support TeamOperating Hours
Email:support@medvarsity.com
Phone:1800 103 6006
IVR OPTION 2
Mail:Medvarsity Online Limited
Block B, II Floor, Sanali Infopark, 2 LV Prasad Marg,, Jubilee Hills,
Park View Enclave, Jubilee Hills, Hyderabad,
Telangana 500034
Whats App Number:7331105450
9 am- 7pm,
Mon-Sat (IST)
4. Assessments
  • How will the assessments be for course?
    • All assessments will be based on online tests.
  • What if I am not able to clear the final test in each level in the first attempt?
    • You will be given three attempts to clear the tests. If you are not able to clear the final test for the Level in three attempts, you will have to pay re-activation fees. Contact Toll free (1800-103-6006) or write to us at bravo@medvarsity.com.
  • What if I feel that a question is wrongly framed or an answer is wrongly marked in the online exams?
    • If you feel that something is wrongly mentioned, you can write at bravo@medvarsity.com, directing it to the academics team.
5. Certificate
  • What certification will I get at the end of the course?
    • Certificate in Essentials of Cardiology.
  • When will I get my certificate?
    • Once you successfully pass each Level, your E-Certificate will be generated in the Learning management system.
6. Feedback
  • What if I have any concerns regarding the program delivery or what if I have any suggestions to improve the quality of the course?

Next Batch Start Date 6th April 2020

Course Duration

2 months 5 hours of learning content
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Available Payment Options

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Reviews
  • Zubeida Sheikh Younus Bashoeb, Certificate Course in Obesity Management - '18

    AMAZING EXPERIENCE

  • Hardiksha Kaur, Certificate Course in Obesity Management - '18

    The expert talk videos are quite helpful, which gives an overview and crux of the whole subject. It also clears various doubts on certain topics.

  • Ankita Chirag Thakar, Certificate Course in Obesity Management - '18

    This course is very well designed and much more informative. I learnt many new thing which will help me in my profession.

  • Shubhangi Vasantrao Shinde, Certificate Course in Obesity Management - '18

    All the topics explained in simple and short methods. A PDF copy of content will help for easy reference.

  • Manya Sharma, Certificate Course in Obesity Management - '18

    This is an amazing platform to learn I really loved especially those special lectures given by professionals.

  • Neetha.M.Lava, Certificate Course in Obesity Management - '18

    Very well planned courses. I expect them to develop some advanced course in obesity management.

  • Nash Kamdin, Certificate Course in Obesity Management - '18

    Detailed & lucid.

  • V Sulochana, Certificate Course in Obesity Management - '18

    Thanks to Medvarsity.