What’s The Difference Between The Edison Institute And Other Schools?

September 4, 2020 |

While many schools build their programs around a combination of holistic nutrition and mainstream dietician/medical teaching, The Edison Institute’s program is based only on holistic functional nutrition. This gives you a more direct window into the art and science of holistic nutrition beyond what many other programs offer. We offer a very in-depth curriculum consisting 0f 2000 hours.  You’ll learn the detailed concepts of critical thinking when it comes to assessing your clients, creating personalized nutrient and supplement recommendations, as well as advanced health issues and how to work with serious cases. You’ll learn the nutritional interpretation of blood testing, hair analysis and many other forms of testing. You’ll also gain access to knowledge on the use and benefits of ...

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When Do Semesters Start At The Edison Institute?

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We do not run our program on a school year calendar. You can start whenever you’re ready, and you have 3 years from that point forward to finish the program although it can be finished in 1 year depending on the time you have to devote to your studies. This allows you to manage your study time in relation to other commitments that you have....

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How Long Is The Edison Institute’s Diploma In Holistic Nutrition Program?

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The Diploma in Holistic Nutrition (DHN) program is a total of 2000 hours, which includes six different modules, each with five subjects per module. Part time students tend to complete it in 120 weeks, while full-time students can complete it in a year. However, these are just averages. The program is designed with flexibility in mind, you can complete it in as much or as little time as you like within a 3-year period....

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When Was The Edison Institute Founded?

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Edison Institute of Nutrition was founded in 1996. Edison has always been in the forefront of nutrition education being one of the first schools established to teach holistic nutrition.  Edison's curriculum is the most comprehensive online holistic nutrition program worldwide....

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What If I Can’t Finish The Program On Time?

September 2, 2020 |

An extension may be granted to allow you more time to complete the program. A reactivation fee may apply. If at any time during your program you anticipate a delay in your studies, please let us know by phone or email....

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Where Do I Buy The Textbooks From?

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You may purchase your textbooks from amazon.ca/com or other bookseller sources as long as it is the same edition that we are currently using. Some textbooks and materials are exclusive to Edison Institute and will not be available elsewhere. These will be shipped directly to you. A textbook list will be provided to you upon registration and at the beginning of each module. NOTE: Check the editions carefully before purchasing. Kindle Editions do not have page numbers, which may make then difficult to use. ...

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What Continuing Education Subjects or Training Courses Do You Offer?

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We offer a good variety of CEU's approved by the nutrition associations  as well as the Nutritional Preceptorship Program, Postgraduate Mentorship Program, Certified Holistic Cancer Practitioner Program, the Advanced Diploma in Holistic Nutrition, Live Cell Microscopy Training, The Practitioners Tool Kit, Business of Wellness Program and Metabolic Balance Certified Coach Program. Information on these courses can be found in the Continuing Education Section...

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