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Certificate in Obesity Management

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  • Understand the elements that contribute to obesity and identify the factors that elevate the risk of its onset
  • Provides a brief overview of the current scientific evidence to widely recognized diet plans
  • Effective communication and counseling techniques to help clients successfully manage their weight
  • Weight loss programs that are likely to be effective in helping individuals lose weight
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Online courses Certificate in Obesity Management
Certificate in Obesity Management
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Key Features
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    Understand the elements that contribute to obesity and identify the factors that elevate the risk of its onset
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    Provides a brief overview of the current scientific evidence to widely recognized diet plans
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    Effective communication and counseling techniques to help clients successfully manage their weight
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    Weight loss programs that are likely to be effective in helping individuals lose weight
  •  Course Duration
    2 months
  •  Next Batch Date
    13th Nov 2023

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$115*

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Course Description

The Certificate Course on Obesity Management focuses on understanding the causes, consequences, and complexities of obesity, as well as evidence-based approaches to its prevention, assessment, and treatment.

The Certificate Course Obesity Management provides healthcare professionals with an in-depth understanding of obesity’s causes, associated health risks, and comprehensive management approaches. Suitable for all healthcare professionals working with individuals affected by obesity, the program covers diverse aspects of obesity and its effective management. Participants gain insights into energy balance and its impact on body weight, enabling the design of personalized weight loss programs. 

The course also explores the health implications of obesity, highlighting its connection to various comorbidities. With a focus on tailored weight loss programs, participants learn evidence-based strategies encompassing dietary modifications, portion control, and meal planning. By applying nutritional principles, participants can support sustainable weight loss and enhance overall health outcomes.

Recognizing the crucial role of physical activity in weight management, the Certificate Course Obesity Management covers the benefits and guidelines for incorporating exercise into weight loss programs. Participants will explore different types of physical activity, from aerobic exercises to strength training, and gain insights into the importance of regular physical activity in maintaining a healthy weight and preventing weight regain. Behavior modification techniques form another essential component of obesity management covered in the program. Participants will delve into the psychological and emotional factors influencing eating behaviors and lifestyle choices, equipping them with effective strategies to promote behavior change. By addressing underlying psychological issues and providing tools for self-monitoring goal setting, and stress management, participants can support individuals in making sustainable lifestyle changes and achieving long-term weight loss success.

The program also addresses advanced interventions for obesity management, including pharmacotherapy and surgical options. Participants will gain an understanding of the indications, mechanisms, and potential benefits and risks associated with these approaches. By exploring the latest advancements and evidence in the field, participants can provide informed recommendations and collaborate with healthcare teams to determine the most suitable treatment modalities for individuals with obesity.

By the end of the course, you will have the knowledge and skills necessary to develop effective weight loss programs.

Course validity: 3 months. There will be an extra charge for the extension of the course validity.

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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

Accreditation Partner(s)
  • British Accreditation Council
  • Apollo Hospitals Education and Research Foundation
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?
    • 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. What is a hands-on training program?
  • Hands-on training means training in an environment that permits each student to have experience performing tasks, making decisions, or using equipment appropriate to the job assignment for which the training is being conducted. The student assigned for these programs will be observing all procedures performed by the consultant and depending on the student’s abilities and skill set displayed at the hospital, he/she will get to assist the consultant.
4. Course delivery
  • How to access the course material online?
    • To access the course, click on kite.medvarsity 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 [email protected] & quote your registered email ID.
  • What If I am unable to open/access the course?
Student Support Team Operating Hours
Email: [email protected]
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)
5. 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 [email protected].
  • 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 [email protected], directing it to the academics team.
6. Certificate
  • What certification will I get at the end of the course?
    • Certificate in Obesity Management.
  • When will I get my certificate?
    • Once you successfully pass each Level, your E-Certificate will be generated in the Learning management system.
7. 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?
Faculty
Faculty
Dr Haritha Shyam
4.8

Chief Dietician, Apollo Hospitals.

Faculty
Syed Nadeemuddin
4.6

Fitness trainer, MD of Nadeem’s Health Vault Pvt. Ltd and CEO for Active Life, Hyderabad

Faculty
Dr. Ravi Sankar E
4.4

Consultant Endocrinologist, Apollo Sugar Clinics, Hyderabad

Next Batch Start Date 13th Nov 2023

Course Duration

2 months

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Faculty
Dr Haritha Shyam
4.8

Chief Dietician, Apollo Hospitals.

Faculty
Syed Nadeemuddin
4.6

Fitness trainer, MD of Nadeem’s Health Vault Pvt. Ltd and CEO for Active Life, Hyderabad

Faculty
Dr. Ravi Sankar E
4.4

Consultant Endocrinologist, Apollo Sugar Clinics, Hyderabad

Accreditation Partner(s)

  • British Accreditation Council
  • Apollo Hospitals Education and Research Foundation

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Reviews
  • Dr Zubeida Sheikh Younus Bashoeb, BHMS

    well-structured course. It provided valuable insights into the causes and health risks of obesity, along with evidence-based strategies for weight loss

  • Dr Hardiksha Kaur. BAMS

    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.

  • Dr Ankita Chirag Thakar BUMS

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

  • Dr Shubhangi Vasantrao Shinde BHMS

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

  • DR Manya Sharma, BAMS

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

  • Dr Neetha.M.Lava BHMS

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

  • DR Nash Kamdin, BUMS

    Detailed & lucid.

  • Dr V Sulochana, BHMS

    This course covered various aspects of obesity, including dietary modifications, physical activity, and behavior change techniques.

  • Dr Nazhad sultana, BUMS

    It offered a detailed overview of widely recognized diet plans and effective counseling techniques.

  • Dr Sneha Maria George, BHMS

    It provided a well-rounded understanding of obesity treatment options

  • Dr Siddhant Kumar, BAMS

    The Obesity Management course was enlightening. It helped me understand the complexities of obesity and how to design personalized weight loss programs.