“E-Certificate in Sports Specific Nutrition Management”. Apply Now
“E-Certificate in Sports Specific Nutrition Management”. Apply Now

E-Certificate in Sports Specific Nutrition Management (SSNM)

Step into the world of SSNM, where learning about sports nutrition is an absolute delight! Our educational initiative has received widespread recognition as the go-to certification for nutritionists, dietitians, and enthusiastic students. At SSNM, we've cultivated a warm and welcoming community of over 100 passionate alumni since our inaugural batch in 2021.

Join us and experience the joy of gaining authentic knowledge and practical guidance from experts in the country. It's not just another certificate-it's an opportunity to boost your confidence to practice sports nutrition.

Course Features

  • 16 Weeks
  • 12 Weekly Self-paced Modules
  • 1 Module Uploaded Weekly
  • 4 Live Webinars
  • 10 Assessments and a Diet Planning Assignment
  • Downloadable Study Material
  • E-Certificate of Completion

Course Outline

  • Module 1: Fundamentals of Sports and Exercise
  • Module 2: Principles of Diet Planning for Athletes
  • Module 3: Nutrition for Endurance Sports
  • Module 4: Nutrition for Racket Sports (Tennis)
  • Module 5: Diet Planning for Endurance and Racket Sports
  • Module 6: Working with Team Insights from Sports Medicine
  • Module 7: Nutrition for Combat Sports: Boxing
  • Module 8: Nutrition for Team Sports
  • Module 9: Diet Planning for Combat and Team Sports
  • Module 10: Working with Team Insights from Sports Psychology
  • Module 11: Nutrition for Young Athletes (Child/Adolescent Athletes)
  • Module 12: Nutrition for Indian Sports
  • Module 13: Diet Planning for Young Athletes and Indian Sports
  • Module 14: Working with Team Insights from Sports Physiotherapy
  • Module 15: Nutrition for Training in Varied Environmental Conditions
  • Module 16:
    a) Nutritional Supplements for Athletes (Dose, Effects, Safety, and Use)
    b) Working with a Team: Insights from a Doping Control Officer
  • Bonus Module: Nutrition for Gym-Goers


The SSNM Course:

  • Is designed and delivered by experts in the field of sports nutrition
    • SSNM Course outline has been designed by Dr. Geetanjali Bhide, an eminent sports nutritionist, and Dr. Subhadra Mandalika, an academician
    • Modules of the course will be delivered by eminent faculty members who have been coaching professional athletes
  • Provides in-depth nutritional information and guidelines on individual sports
    • SSNM provide knowledge and skills specific to selected sports including nutrition for a marathon, racket sports, football, and boxing
    • SSNM offers ‘Never before’ modules on nutrition for Indian sports such as Mallakhamb, Kabaddi, Kho-kho
  • Offers a bonus module on ‘Nutrition for Gym-Goers’
  • Is built on evidence-based nutrition principles that are adapted to the Indian setting
  • Comprises case study-based diet planning modules and interactive assignments
  • Includes live webinar sessions from experts in sports medicine, sports physiotherapy, sports psychology, and doping regulations
  • Delivered online on the latest Content Management System (CMS) platform
    • Unlimited access to published video lectures throughout the course duration
    • Participants can interact and clarify doubts through a discussion forum
  • Is reasonably priced at Rs 30,000/- (plus online processing fees)
  • Provides an E-certificate of completion
  • Is offered by a government-registered association


Practicing nutritionists/dietitians, Graduate and Post-graduate students of Nutrition and Dietetics, Medical graduates

Free annual membership of the Association to participants who successfully complete the course.