HPN Course FAQ

Frequently asked questions about the HPN™ nutrition qualifications

What is the cost of the HPN™ courses?
The HPN™ Graduate Certificate and Graduate Diploma are both $3900 if paid up-front.  Installment payments are available for monthly or weekly payments. We ...
Thu, 13 Apr, 2017 at 4:00 PM
How long does it take to complete the HPN™ Certifications?
The Graduate Certificate and Graduate Diploma each take up to 52 weeks (one year) to complete. All lectures should be watched and learned and all course req...
Thu, 13 Apr, 2017 at 4:01 PM
How long should I spend studying for the HPN™ Certifications?
A total time of around 10 hours per week is usually sufficient for our members to complete all course work and achieve their HPN™ certification within 12 mo...
Thu, 13 Apr, 2017 at 4:02 PM
What qualifications and pre-requisites are required for the HPN™ Graduate Certificate and Graduate Diploma?
We recommend that people entering the Grad.Cert have completed undergraduate papers in Anatomy and Physiology and basic nutrition. We have a bridging cours...
Thu, 13 Apr, 2017 at 4:06 PM
When do the HPN Courses Start?
We are currently taking intakes for our Grad.Cert and Grad.Dip programs to begin in January 2018! For the Grad.Cert and Grad.Dip you must finish within 12 m...
Wed, 22 Nov, 2017 at 6:58 AM
Can I do the HPN courses if I live outside New Zealand?
Yes! We currently have students in Australia, New Zealand, United Arab Emirates, USA, Canada and in the Pacific Islands. All material is delivered online, ...
Thu, 13 Apr, 2017 at 4:08 PM
How much time should I put aside for the Grad.Cert.HPN?
We estimate around 10 hours per week is sufficient for most people to learn all of the course material and fulfil the assignments requirements. 
Thu, 13 Apr, 2017 at 4:09 PM