Become a metabolic balance® Coach

How can I become a metabolic balance® coach?

Become a certified Metabolic Balance® Coach :

Nutritional Therapists and other recognized therapeutic practitioners, who are interested in incorporating a successful adjunct to their practice will find that holding a
Licence as a metabolic balance® coach is a rewarding and fulfilling experience. This certification will also be an invaluable asset in your career.

The Online Course :

The online course has 16 lessons. Each lesson contains a video (approximately 45 minutes long), a reading portion, and a quiz. The video component is by Dr. Wolf Funfack, the founder of metabolic balance. You must pass the quiz in order to release the next lesson.
There is also a mid-term after the 8th lesson and a final exam at the end.

Topics covered in the curriculum

  • The principles behind Metabolic Balance®
  • Overweight, obesity and the medical consequences
  • What is metabolism and its pathways?
  • Energy metabolism
  • Protein metabolism
  • Cholesterol
  • Blood sugar regulation
  • Diabetes
  • Metabolic Syndrome and its medical consequences
  • The results of the Metabolic Balance®
  • The four phases of the Metabolic Balance®

In the Course you will learn the practical applications for developing and implementing individualized nutrition plans through the processes and standards of metabolic balance®. In the seminar, you will also learn how to gather the medical data needed for developing the participant’s nutrition plan as well as how to work one-on-one or in a group setting.

As a student in the program you will receive

  • All written material with the complete presentation
  • A copy of Dr. Wolf Funfack's Metabolic Balance® book (If the name of the book is not Metabolic Balance® , then keep the ‘m’ and the ‘b’ as lowercase.)
  • Your own Life Labs account and requisition form, used for your clients and your coaches login to the Metabolic Balance® website, allowing you to request a plan
  • Your own Metabolic Balance® nutrition plan

The advantage of registering online now is that you will be able to get started selling the Metabolic Balance® plans right away.
In the U.S. you will get a contract licensed practise (In Canada) as a Metabolic Balance® coach and will be listed in the network on the metabolic balance® website. (Is med part of his name or is it to state that he is a medical doctor?) If it is not part of his name then omit med. If it is part of his name, the write it as Med.)

Interesting information can be gathered from the book written by Dr. Wolf Funfack, "Metabolic Balance®" (Südwest-Verlag), the program founder.
An English version is available and can be purchased directly from Metabolic Balance® Canada.

With the Coach Registration Form you can register as Metabolic Balance® Coach. Download the form.
After filling out the form you can directly send it to

Additional Information

A large study has been completed by a team of scientists in Germany on subjects participating in the metabolic balance® program; the results are released in The Journal of Nutrition and Metabolism



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