Online Medical Weight Loss Training


This course is designed to introduce you the ever growing field of Medical Weight Loss. It covers many of the basic need to know topics, such as the various types of diets and medication usage for obesity. We also cover current trends and hot button topics such as the hCG diet, acupuncture and alternative supplements in the management of obesity. Below is the outline of the course:

Introduction to Obesity

  1. Pathophysiology
  2. Causes
    1. Diet
    2. Lifestyle
    3. Genes
    4. Medical and psychiatric illness
  3. BMI
  4. Health Effects
  5. Epidemiology
  6. Society
  7. Benefit of weight loss

Management of Obesity

  1. Behavioral Strategies
    1. Self-Monitoring
    2. Cognitive Restructuring
    3. Stress Management
    4. Social Support
    5. Effectiveness of Behavior Modification
    6. Assessing Treatment Outcome
  2. Exercise
  3. Surgery


  1. Low Calories
  2. VLCD
    1. bHCG
  3. Low Fat
    1. Pritkin
  4. Low Carb
    1. Atkins
    2. South Beach Diet

Medical Managed Plans

  1. Nationwide Centers
    1. Medi-Weightloss Clinic
    2. Center for Medical Weight Loss
    3. Physician’s Weight Loss Center
  2. Registered Dietician vs. Nutritionist
  3. Office Based Physician Weight Loss
  4. Weight loss company
    1. Jenny Craig
    2. Weight Watchers
    3. Nutrisystem


  1. History
  2. Caution
  3. Appetite Suppressants
  4. Noradrenergic Agents
  5. Serotoneric Agents
  6. Adrenergic/Serotoneric Agents
  7. Thermogenic Agents
  8. Digestive Inhibitors
  9. Metformin

Alternative Treatments

  1. Alternative Supplements
    1. Thermogenic Formulas
    2. Blood Sugar Regulators
    3. Early Satiety
    4. Fat Metabolism
    5. Fat Inhibitor
    6. Appetite Suppressant
  2. Lipotropics
  3. Holistic Approach
    1. Acupuncture
    2. Mindfulness and Mediation
    3. Hypnosis
    4. Prayer

Medical Weight Loss Protocol Options

  1. Using an Existing Diet Plan
  2. Use a Physician Managed Diet Plan
  3. Create Your Own Diet Plan
  4. Exercise
  5. Behavior Modification
  6. Dispensing Controlled Medication

Business Models

  1. Example 1 – Meal Replacement
  2. Example 2 - Medication Only

Start Up and Marketing

When you register for the course, you will be able to download the manual and additional documents to help you get started in your weight loss clinic. These include the following: consent forms, treatment records, measurement chart, consultation outline, questionnaire, sample diet, exercise plan, behavior modification recommendations, vendor list, references, and articles on different diets, drugs and obesity.

We also offer Botox training and Dermal Filler training. For more information, please go to Cosmetic Medical Training.

  • Price

Medical weight loss training program for fat loss
An online course that teaches you about the various diets, clinically proven treatment methods, and alternative diet methods available in the current market.
12 Desbrosses Street, New York, NY 10003
New York, NY 10003
Phone: (212) 470-8059