AHN: FAQ’s


  1. What is unique about CSNN’s Advanced Holistic Nutrition (AHN) workshops?

    Curriculum in the Advanced Holistic Nutrition workshops incorporates relevant information from a variety of academic sources and is not based on product literature, thereby giving students a rounded and unbiased approach to the subject matter. Many of the workshops are more extensive and go into greater depth than typical continuing education workshops offered elsewhere. Holistic Nutritional Consultant professionals and other Healthcare Practitioners may choose to specialize and be certified with our AHN Certificate Packages, or focus and upgrade with Individual AHN Workshops, earning Continuing Education Units (CEUs).

  2. How will taking AHN workshops benefit me as a Health Care Practitioner?

    Due to the complexity of the human body and human health, and the growing volume of knowledge in the holistic nutrition field, those in the health care field would benefit from upgrading and updating their knowledge.

    Holistic nutrition professionals:

    • Enrich your practice and broaden your knowledge base with relevant information.
    • Gain a deeper comprehension of your clients’ overall health, and develop more confidence in your nutrition, lifestyle and supplement recommendations.
    • Gain the tools necessary to communicate effectively with the many different practitioners in the health care field.
    • Qualify for AHN Specialty Certificates
    • Earn upgrade hours with the Canadian Association of Holistic Nutrition Professionals (CAHN-Pro).
    • Graduates of CSNN’s Natural Nutrition Program nnsymbol who also take AHN workshops, AN106 and AN109, qualify for membership to the National Association of Nutrition Professionals (NANP).


    Other Health Care Practitioners:

    • Enrich your practice and broaden your knowledge base
    • Enhance your competitive edge as a practitioner to enrich your practice and your clients.
    • Earn Continuing Education Units (CEUs) to fulfill your upgrade requirements.
    • Qualify for AHN Specialty Certificates
  3. Where do I find the schedules for the Advanced Holistic Nutrition workshops being offered?

    To view current classroom workshop schedules in your area, please visit our AHN Workshop Schedules page and select the desired branch(es). The AHN workshops are also continuously offered via distance education. You may take workshops in the classroom or via distance education, or a combination of both flexible formats.

    CSNN graduates may sign-up to receive e-flyer schedule notices in our secure online ‘Graduates’ section.

  4. Will I receive a tuition tax receipt for AHN workshops taken?

    Yes, students will receive tuition tax receipts for AHN workshops taken.