PNE Level-1 + SNS

PNE Level-1 + SNS

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The #1 Leading Authority In International Sports Nutrition Certifications

The PNE Leve-1 + ISSN-SNS (Sports Nutrition Specialist) certification on the GPNi® portal is our 'foundation' sports nutrition certification and is a great lead-in to the more advanced CISSN certification.

Gives personal trainers and other fitness professionals a competitive edge in their industry.

All health/fitness/medical professionals working with athletes or active individuals should have a fundamental understanding of the adaptive response to exercise and the role nutrition plays in the acute and chronic response to exercise.

This is a double certification that includes:

  • ISSN Sports Nutrition Specialist (SNS) 
  • Performance Nutrition Expert (PNE) Level-1

This course will prepare you for the ISSN Sports Nutrition Specialist (ISSN-SNS) Exam

• Fundamental nutrition and exercise concepts will be thoroughly covered

• Sports nutrition science, application, supplementation, and research will be examined

Current research, trends, and topics in sports nutrition will be highlighted and reviewed

• The course covers more than just exam topics

• New concepts are covered to ensure you are a well-rounded and informed sports nutrition specialist

Are There Other Costs 

  • No, there are no other costs.  The exam fee, listing, and certification all include this fee.  If you wish to receive a hard copy of the certification after successfully passing the exam, there is a small international logistics fee of USD$49, this is the only additional fee. 

The GPNi® Satisfaction Guarantee

  • At GPNi®, we guarantee our quality and your satisfaction with a 45 money-back guarantee. 
  • Simply email us at, and we will process your tuition refund, less the logistics fees and material study material costs. 

Full Information About this Certification Here

Our Global Experts

“Every day I engage with athletes in my practice, helping them improve their training, body composition, recovery, and competition performance through nutrition. In order to be the best athlete, coach, or scientist you can be, you need to constantly improve and refine your practices. A key part of this is receiving the most up today evidenced-based information in your field.”


Roger Adams, PhD


  • PhD
  • CISSN 

“I am proud to have co-authored the latest version of the all-new ISSN-SNS international certification course by the GPNi®.  For those looking to upgrade yourselves to the elite level and be international certified, this is the certification for you.”

Is This Course For You

There are many thousands of certified SNS® and CISSN® professionals in the world today, these consist of:

  • Fitness Professional & Personal Trainers
  • Nurses & Doctors
  • Health Coaches
  • Group Fitness Instructors
  • Registered Dietitians
  • Fitness Lovers
  • Parents

History Of ISSN

The ISSN® was 'founded' in 2003 in San Francisco USA by, Jose Antonio PhD, Doug Kalman PhD RD, Richard Kreider PhD, Susan Kleiner PhD RD and Anthony Almada MSc.

The International Society of Sports Nutrition is the only non-profit academic society dedicated to promoting the science and application of evidence-based sports nutrition and supplementation

The ISSN® is the world's leader in providing science-based sports nutrition and supplement information. The ISSN® peer-reviewed journal (JISSN®), conferences, and attendees are the key influencers and thought-leaders in the sports nutrition and supplement field.

The ISSN® conferences, tutorials, lectures, and courses have been recognized (vis a vis attaining continuing education credits) by the Commission on Dietetic Registration, National Strength and Conditioning Association, American College of Sports Medicine, American Council on Exercise, American Physical Therapy Association, National Association of Athletic Trainers and other organizations as well. Members of these organizations can earn continuing education credits by attending ISSN® Conferences and Symposia.

The ISSN® is also recognized by many Universities as offering the latest, cutting edge and non-biased information about the science and application of sports nutrition and supplements.

Our Happy & Qualified Students

Since 2003, there have been thousands of certified students across the world that upgraded their knowledge and skills; all of which are backed by proven scientific performance nutrition research. Here are some testimonials from some of the happy student alumni! 

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World’s #1 Global Learning Portal For Performance Nutrition

The Global Performance Nutrition Institute (GPNi®) is the very first in the world to be truly global education solution for performance nutrition. English is considered the language of science, which is important, however the world is not entirely made up of English speakers, thus limiting access to billions of potential students wanting to upgrade their qualifications and ability.

The GPNi® is dedicated to being the being the global bridge online for all students to be able to access the world’s best research backed study, the world’s best experts and the world’s #1 global network in the field of sports nutrition.

As of 2021 the GPNi® offers full language and native level support and “live teaching” in:

  • English
  • Chinese (Mandarin)
  • Japanese

For more information about language support and country support in your region and why GPNi® is the world’s global access portal, please MORE HERE

Course Book, Merchandise, Clothing & More

The ISSN-SNS Level 1 Certification exclusively on the GPNi® platform comes with the below materials and gifts.  These will be mailed to your home or office address you provide inclusive of the course cost but doesn't include the logistics fee.

Please Note: There will be a USD$50 charge on all mailout deliveries, charged automatically at checkout.

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Meet Our Experts & Course Video Tutorial Examples

Check out here what you will be viewing for each course also meet some of our globally renowned experts that have created the courses, certifications, and are part of the expert teachers team. 

Plug into the worldwide network of the who's who in sports nutrition.  

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