Weight Loss Specialization (NASM-WLS)

Weight Loss Specialization (NASM-WLS)

Regular price Dhs. 3,465.00
Tax included.

✔ Section 1: Becoming a Weight Loss Specialist

Chapter 1: Introduction
Chapter 2: Scope of Practice

✔ Section 2: The Obesity Epidemic

Chapter 3: The State of Obesity
Chapter 4: The Physiology of Obesity
Chapter 5: Psychosocial and Obesity

✔ Section 3: The Science of Weight Loss

Chapter 6: Metabolism
Chapter 7: Nutrition and Supplementation
Chapter 8: The Impact of Exercise on Weight Loss
Chapter 9: Psychology of Weight Loss

✔ Section 4: Client Assessments

Chapter 10: Client-intake Process
Chapter 11: Conducting Fitness Assessments

✔ Section 5: The Weight Loss Coaching Process

Chapter 12: Nutrition Coaching Strategies for Weight Loss
Chapter 13: Fitness Coaching Strategies for Weight Loss
Chapter 14: Integrating Nutrition and Fitness with the Weight Loss Client
Chapter 15: Weight Maintenance and Sustainability

✔ 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 WLS
  • Persona Introductions
  • Scope: Coaching vs. Counseling
  • The Growing Importance for WLS
  • Psychosocial Effects on Obesity
  • Popular Diets for the WLS
  • 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

At MeFitPro we are dedicated to providing outstanding education & training courses. We are an internationally recognised education & training provider for fitness professionals, accredited by REPs UAE with international portability through ICREPS, EREPS (Europe Active), CIMSPA UK, US and Canada which will enable our students to work anywhere in the world. Established in 2003, MeFitPro is a fitness industry leader in Middle East & we are proud to provide education & training courses in the following locations:

  • United Arab Emirates: Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Al Ain, Sharjah & Ras Al-Khaimah
  • Kingdom Saudi Arabia
  • Kuwait
  • Egypt
  • Bahrain
  • Jordan
  • Lebanon
  • Oman
  • Qatar

It has been an honour to be recognised for our commitment to education & we have received several awards which has included: 

2023 UAE Fitness Event of the Year Award (Reps & Dubai Sports Council)
2020 UAE Youth Sports & Fitness Awards
2019/20 Fitness Training Provider of The Year
2018 Best Fitness Facility – Men’s Health & Women’s Health Magazine at the 2018 Fit Awards
2018 Best Fitness Event – Men’s Health & Women’s Health Magazine at the 2018 Fit Awards
2018 Best Sports/Fitness Event – at the 2019 UAE Teen Sports and Fitness Awards

In 2003 we founded “MEFIT” the region’s largest annual Health & Fitness event. “MEFIT” is an event which showcases the latest in product innovation within the industry. Fitness industry experts from around the world provide the latest education to Personal Trainers, Group Fitness Instructors, Club Management Leaders and Pro-Consumers. We also launched the “MEFIT Teen Summit” in 2016, which attracted over 900+ teenagers from both local and international schools in the UAE, with the aim to educate and inspire health & Fitness amongst teenagers in the region. “MEFIT Teen Summit” was recognized as ‘Best Sports/Fitness Event’ at the 2019 UAE Teen Sports and Fitness Awards. In 2019 MEFIT was also launched in Egypt with huge success and we continue to grow this event around the region.