GPNi is a longstanding provider of internationally recognised sports nutrition courses with operations across the globe! With GPNi UK, we are bringing together some of the best sports nutrition minds in the UK to provide you with world class nutrition education and qualifications. Led by renowned nutritionist and strength & conditioning coach Paul Reed, (coach to high profile athletes such as Paddy Pimblett, Molly McCann and Jack Shore to name a few) GPNi UK is here to help you achieve. 
If you're a personal trainer, coach, nutritionist or a person with an interest in nutrition and you’re eager to delve deeper into sports nutrition, you're in the right place. Our advanced courses are meticulously designed to equip you with an in-depth understanding of this dynamic field, giving you an edge in your profession and over your competitors! 
GPNi UK isn't just another education provider. We're your partner in your journey towards professional growth. Our certification programs are internationally recognised and certified by the International Society of Sports Nutrition (ISSN) and offer a robust blend of theoretical learning and practical applications. This balanced approach prepares you to effectively guide your clients in their health and fitness pursuits. Not only that, but once you're qualified we're here to help you grow with business mentorship, support and advice. We can help you to take what you have learnt and apply it to build a succesful client base. 
We take pride in delivering to the UK market some of the finest sports nutrition courses in the world. What's more, our courses are predominantly online, providing you the flexibility to learn at your own pace. However, we also offer live streamed classes and optional in-person study days and seminars for a more interactive experience. 

Paul Reed Course Lead 

Paul has a long-standing track record of achieving high-level results with athletes from all areas and specialises in the combat sports arena. From amateurs to some of the best professionals in the UK and Europe, he's helped to provide quality education for a wide range of clientele.  
From working with UFC stars such as Paddy Pimblett and Molly McCann, to leading weight making protocols for the Professional Fighters League's (PFL) European division, to acting as Head of Performance at the English Mixed Martial Arts Association, Paul has a wealth of knowledge and experience in sports nutrition across athletes of all levels. Through leading our GPNi UK courses, Paul is here to mentor you along your certification journey. Available to you via email, whatsapp, online sessions and our in-person teaching days, you can rest assured that you will be learning from one of the UK's leading sports nutritionists. 

Dana Wotton Course Support 

Dana is a second year sports and exercise student with a keen interest in sports nutrition and athlete performance. She also sits on the board of the English Mixed Martial Arts Association and trains in both kickboxing and brazilian jiu jitsu. Dana works closely with Paul to facilitate our students online learning, providing advice and support to everyone and organising our online and in-person study days. If you have any questions about the course or require any support, Dana is your go to lady! 

Jamie Carruthers Course Lead 

Jamie Carruthers has worked in the field of nutrition, health and performance for over 20 years. He earned his Bachelor and Master of Science in Sport and Exercise Physiology with top honours and is a Senior Fellow from the Higher Education Academy. Jamie achieved the International Olympic Committee's Sports Nutrition Diploma where he graduated in Lausanne, Switzerland. Additionally Jamie was successful in becoming a Certified Sports Nutritionist from the International Society of Sports Nutrition, which is considered the premier international sports nutrition certification in the industry according to leading experts. Jamie is a Senior Fellow of the Higher Education Academy. As a nutritional consultant he helps individuals from all walks of life improve their health, quality of life, or athletic performance. He’s helped athletes from a plethora of sports including Mixed Martial Arts, Rugby League, Hockey, Soccer, Volleyball and more. He has had experience of working internationally in the field having worked in the United Kingdom, United States and Qatar (Head of Nutrition and Dietetics for the Qatari Armed Forces) in Health and Performance Clinics and Universities. 
Jamie has dedicated his career to the advancement of the understanding and application of sport and health. This understanding is based on ongoing academic and applied research in both the clinical and sport environment. Jamie has authored and co-authored a number of research papers in the field of sports performance nutrition. His research has covered weight loss, weight gain, sports performance enhancement, and the physiological effects of exercise. He is the founder of Neuroptimax Diagnostics which is a new vision that combines key blood biomarker tests, and a scientifically formulated supplements range to help improve Mood, Sleep, Brain Health and Athletic Performance. Jamie’s passion for health and wellness is clear throughout his career and he brings that passion and attention to detail to his research, education and consultancy. 


All GPNi UK courses are accredited by and recognised by the International Society of Sports Nutrition (ISSN), so we thought you might want to know a bit more about them. 
The ISSN is a leading non-profit organisation committed to advancing the field of sports nutrition. As a global platform for professionals, including students, researchers, educators, and practitioners, it promotes evidence-based sports nutrition and supplementation study and practice. 
ISSN publishes the Journal of the International Society of Sports Nutrition (JISSN). This peer-reviewed open-access journal contributes to the scientific community by covering a wide range of subjects, including sports nutrition, dietary supplements, and exercise metabolism. 
To stay abreast of recent developments in sports nutrition, practitioners and researchers around the globe rely on ISSN for cutting-edge research, networking opportunities, and continuing education. 
GPNi UK offers a unique certification in sports nutrition, which provides valuable credentials for individuals involved in health, fitness, and athletics. This certification is founded on contemporary scientific research in sports nutrition and dietary supplementation and entirely backed up by our ISSN recognition. 
You can read more about ISSN and what they do on their official website. 


Being a coach, personal trainer or nutritionist isn’t just a job, it’s a vocation. We’re yet to meet anyone involved in the sports industry who isn’t passionate, inspired and purposeful in their career. Our courses are designed with this passion and purpose in mind for people who want to: 
Give their clients the best, most relevant and up to date advice 
Use evidence based, proven practises and theories to elevate their clients performance by nutrition 
Expand their knowledge base beyond the basics of calories and macros to provide real, life changing nutrition programmes to clients and athletes 
Help their clients successfully reach their specific exercise and sporting goals 
Build a business or expand thier current business with our mentorship programme - once you have your qualification we don't leave our students high and dry, we're here to help you grow 
We combine the best sports nutrition practitioners in the UK with leading, science backed education materials to provide you with the best sports nutrition certification on the market! 
Partner with GPNi in your journey towards personal and professional growth. Check out our courses here. 
Read more about our level 1 performance nutrition expert 
plus sports nutrition specialist course! 
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Read more about our level 2 performance nutrition expert CISSN masters course! 
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