Holistic Nutrition Program
Continuing education and prep class for Certification through the
American Naturopathic and Holistic Association (ANHA)
Holistic Nutrition Professional Certification
with Continuing Education Credit
Starting Saturday May 16, 2015
Become a Certified Nutritional Consultant
Holistic Nutrition Certification Prep Class
Classes are from 10am to 4pm
on location or "Live-online".
Makeup classes are only "Live-online" broadcast from Virginia Beach (VB).
Holistic Nutrition (HNC)
Total cost $1,350
Each level $225
HHC1- Anatomy & Physiology
May 16 Sat
Jun 6 Sat
HNC2- Principles of Nutrition
May 30 Sat
Jun 20 Sat
HNC3- Nutrition and Body Chemistry
Jun 13 Sat
Jul 11 Sat
HNC4 -Fats and Sugars
Jun 27 Sat
Jul 25 Sat
HNC5 -Meal Planning Guidelines
Jul 18 Sat
Aug 8 Sat
HNC6- Counseling & Clinical
Aug 1 Sat
Aug 22 Sat
To register and pay call 202-237-7681
On Location or Live On-line!
Washington Institute of Natural Medicine
Within Potomac Massage Training Institute
8380 Colesville Rd. Suite 600
Silver Spring, MD 20910
This classes are taught as independent modules and can taken out of sequence.
Holistic Nutrition Certification (HNC)
HHC Level 1: Anatomy and Physiology, and Medical Terminology.
This level familiarizes the student with each system of the human physiology and introduces the world of medical terminology. This level will help the student understand the client's description of symptoms and understand physician's diagnosis.
HNC Level 2: Principles of Nutrition
Learn the nutritional needs of the human body which includes macro and micro nutrients, enzymes and antioxidants.
HNC Level 3: Nutrition & Body Chemistry
The student will learn the effect of the twenty-one chemical elements on colon health, how soft tissue is built, the importance of electrolytes and the importance of bone builders and blood builders.
HNC Level 4: Carbohydrates & Fats
The student will learn the truth about the different types of fats and sugars and how they affect our body.
HNC Level 5: Meal Planning Guidelines
The student will learn dietary planning for optimal health for both adults and children and healing for chronic ailments.
HNC Level 6: Counseling & Clinical
The student will be supervised by a Naturopath while working with clients. Hand out recipes for clients to try.
Each level includes Contact Hours: 6 (6 CEs per Level) Homework Hours: 4
The student must complete six levels. Each level is an independent module; therefore, the student may take them out of sequence except for Level VI (clinical). After the completion of the program a student can sit for an exam with the American Naturopathic and Holistic Association. This course is a pre-requisite for our Naturopathy program, which is permitted by the State of Maryland.
The Washington Institute teaches continuing education classes and a certificate program in Holistic Health/Naturopathy in Maryland.
The Maryland Higher Education Commission (MHEC) has reviewed the Washington Institute's classes and has determined that the Washington Institute of Natural Medicine can teach in Maryland.
Approved for continuing education through the
American Alternative Medical Association
Accredited by the
American Association of Drugless Practitioners
Jen Martinez-Bentley has 18 years of teaching experience.
Doctor of Naturopathy September 1999 Nova International
Doctor of Integrative Homeopathy December 2007 National University of Therapeutics
Currently teaching at:
Centura College in Chesapeake,VA weekdays
Washington Institute of Natural Medicine weekends only
Qualified to teach the following courses:
Anatomy & Physiology
Business and Ethics for Body workers
Deep Tissue Massage
Meditation / Visualization
Myofascial Therapy (Trigger Point)
Reiki and Chakra Balancing
Spa Modalities including hydrotherapy
Traditional Chinese Medicine
$225.00 (Reduced from $295.00) per level
No other discounts offered