The FSI Online Master Football Nutritionist is an international, online program aimed at professionals whose goal is to develop the nutritionist role on a professional football team.
Throughout the Master, the student will acquire a great amount of knowledge, both theoretical and practical, on football nutrition applied to the real world in football teams. The student who completes this program is accredited by the FSI faculty as having obtained the necessary skills as a specialized nutritionist in a professional football team or as a personal nutritionist of a professional football player.
All the professors on this education program are top-level scientists and/or practitioners in some of the best football clubs of the world. FSI is proud to be able to offer their invaluable knowledge to the students for the empowerment of the football professionals and to support football science development.
FSI trains you online with the best international platform of professionals, teachers and experts in Sport Science in Football, and also gives you the opportunity to train in person and in practice within the internal structure of our associated Clubs in different countries
This module focuses on the importance of nutrition in football performance and daily life of players. Good nutrition can enhance the performance of average players, while bad nutrition can impair even the best players' ability to recover from matches.
The course includes top researchers, professionals, and clubs in Europe who provide the latest scientific evidence and practical applications of sports nutrition. Topics covered include carbohydrates, fats, hydration, challenges in training and playing in different environments, working with young and female players, and practical tips from top sports nutritionists.
This module focuses on the nutrition and health of football players. Topics covered include the nutritional implications of muscle and tendon injuries, nutrition during player rehabilitation, the importance of immune health, hydration, nutritional considerations when playing in hot environments, nutrition for junior players and nutrition for female players.
This module focuses on the use of supplements in nutrition. The module includes lectures from experts in the field, such as Alfredo Santalla on biomarkers, Yann Le Meur on performance enhancing and health improving supplements, Graeme Close on the importance of vitamin D, and Professor Sue Backhouse on the risks and challenges of doping. The module offers a comprehensive understanding of the potential benefits and risks of supplement use in sports nutrition.
This module covers all aspects of nutrition for performance and health, including supplementation. Darren Taylor, performance chef at Arsenal and previously at Chelsea Football Clubs, shares his experiences and challenges in delivering top quality nutrition to elite athletes. Antonio Escribano discusses practical nutrition procedures and natural food alternatives to supplements. Rob Naughton concludes the course by bringing all the concepts together and sharing his strategies for applying the theory in a team environment.
FSI is a leading international academic platform composed of experts, researchers, and professionals dedicated to the applied sciences of football. Our educational community brings together experts who are eager to share their knowledge and experiences with students who are eager to learn, providing high-quality and diverse education in all aspects of football. FSI is committed to providing the latest research in the field to keep our students up-to-date.
Our FSI faculty comprises some of the world's leading researchers and professionals in football, providing students with the theoretical and practical knowledge necessary to excel in a professional football club's day-to-day operations. With agreements with more than 25 clubs worldwide, our students gain valuable practical experience, becoming experts in their chosen football specializations and forming the best professionals in this sport, with our support for their entry into the workforce.
Finally, FSI Jobs is a job platform that provides tailored job opportunities to our students based on their skill set and career goals, helping them transition into the professional football world. With over 100 professors, more than 25 associated teams, and seven master's degrees aimed at different roles within a football club, FSI is the premier destination for those seeking to excel in football. Our classes are 100% online, with a strong practical audiovisual component, and we provide intensive real-world internships with the best international professional football clubs. Join us today and start your journey towards becoming a top football professional.
Football Science Institute (FSI) is a global platform of professionals, academics and experts dedicated to promoting the sport science for football development. FSI is also an online resource offering educational courses and scientific and practical content for those professionals or students interested in sports science and football performance.
From FSI we offer training programmes at a global level. You can have access to our masters and courses from any place around the world, as long as you have access to Internet connection.
Yes, you can enrol in as many programs as you like at the same time.
You can enrol in any program once the enrollment period is open. For more information about the programme before this date, you may register your interest in this course on our website and we will send you the updated information.
All the FSI courses are 100% online, with 24/7 access to video classes which are structured within modules.
The duration of the master's program is equivalent to the number of modules, but we at FSI extend the period by 8 months so that you can complete your training with no problems.
The FSI team will take into account each one of the enrollment applications received for the different program.
Since FSI is an online platform for higher education to obtain professional qualifications, certain academic requirements must be met in order to enroll in the Master’s programme: CV to be reviewed by the FSI Academic Department.
Each course or module within an FSI programme is taught by a different teacher. The lessons are either in english or in spanish, which allows the student to choose the language preferred. The videos that are recorded in English have Spanish subtitles, and vice versa.
FSI is a private school of Football Science that certifies its courses through the support of its prestigious Faculty of FSI. The FSI courses have the direct objective of providing the student with immediate work skills in the international world of professional football, and not only for academic career purposes. However, we are working with several international universities interested in recognizing FSI certified studies as a basis for their university degrees.
Once the student has completed any of the courses offered by FSI, and has completed the requirements, they will receive a certificate containing a security code, with which the validity of the certificate can be verified. You will also be able to download your certificate from your personal FSI account.
The FSI masters and courses do not include a mandatory internship program in the curriculum for obtaining the Diploma. However, students who want to learn practically within a professional football club structure have the opportunity of applying for the Internships Calls that FSI periodically launches through its Membership program and in coordination with its Partner Football Clubs. This internships suppose a real opportunity for the students to be integrated in the daily work structure of a high level football team, providing a strong practical experience and an interesting entrance door to the world of professional football.