Join Our RD Internship Program:

Unlock Your Potential in Sports Nutrition and
Gain Valuable Speciality Practice Hours!


Why Choose Our
RD Internship Program?

Are you a Registered Dietitian looking to get your CSSD certification or simply gain sports nutrition experience hours? Look no further than our comprehensive RD Internship.
Led by sports dietitian Amy Goodson, this internship offers a unique opportunity to gain hands-on experience, receive specialized practice hours, and build your network in the exciting field of sports nutrition.


Ready-to-Use Sports Nutrition Program

Skip the hassle of creating a sports nutrition program from scratch. As part of our internship, you will implement a proven, ready-to-use sports nutrition program that has been meticulously developed by Amy. Gain practical experience while making a positive impact on athletes' performance and well-being.


CSSD Specialty Practice Hours

Earn valuable CSSD specialty practice hours, which are essential for advancing your career in sports nutrition. Our internship program provides you with a structured learning environment to accumulate the required hours, ensuring you meet the criteria for the CSSD certification.

Monthly Group Calls and
Business Coaching Presentations

Enhance your professional skills with our exclusive live monthly group calls.
These interactive sessions include mini business coaching presentations, equipping you with essential knowledge and strategies to thrive in the sports nutrition industry. Benefit from the collective wisdom and experience of veteran Sports Dietitian, Amy Goodson.

Expert Guidance by Amy Goodson

With over 17 years of experience as a dietetic preceptor and coaching RDs into the field of sports nutrition, Amy Goodson is your trusted mentor throughout the internship. Receive guidance, valuable insights, and feedback from a recognized authority in the field, setting you up for success.

Flexible Specialty Practice Hours

Our internship requires a minimum of 10 hours per month of specialty practice hours, allowing you to gain the necessary experience at your own pace. But, you can earn up to 40 hours per month (special considerations can be made for more hours), maximizing your growth and expertise.

Working with High Schools and Coaches

Engage with high schools and coaches as part of your internship experience. Collaborate with athletic teams and provide guidance to help coaches implement a nutrition program for athletes to optimize their performance through proper nutrition. Make a meaningful impact on young athletes' lives and build connections within the sports community.

Virtual or In-Person Experience

Our RD Internship Program offers the flexibility of being either virtual or in-person. Regardless of your location, you can participate and benefit from our comprehensive curriculum and expert guidance. Embrace the convenience of remote learning or immerse yourself in hands-on experiences, tailored to your preferences and circumstances.

Thriving Community Platform

Connect with fellow RD interns and our supportive community on our dedicated platform. Share insights, seek advice, and foster collaborations with like-minded individuals who are passionate about sports nutrition. Expand your network and access a wealth of resources to fuel your professional growth.

Continuing Professional Education Units

Earn 40 Continuing Professional Education Units (CPEUs) through our
RD Internship Program. These credits will contribute to your ongoing professional development, ensuring you stay up-to-date with the latest advancements in sports nutrition and maintain your credentials.

Sports Nutrition Education On Demand

Access sports nutrition education materials on demand. Expand your knowledge and expertise with a wide range of resources, including videos, case studies, and more. Stay connected to the latest research and trends in sports nutrition, empowering you to provide evidence-based guidance to athletes.


Limited to 10 Spots

With only a limited number of spots available, competition is fierce. We are accepting applications from only a handful of ambitious and passionate individuals who are ready to make a mark in the world of sports nutrition. By completing this program, you position yourself as a sought-after expert, equipped with the knowledge, skills, and experience to stand out in a competitive industry.


How to Apply:

  1. Complete the RD Internship application.
  2. Interns meeting the criteria and qualifications will be accepted to The Sports Nutrition Playbook RD Internship program and notified
    by email
  3. Return the completed paperwork and become an official The Sports Nutrition Playbook RD Intern.

Ready to Propel Your
Career in Sports Nutrition?

Seize this exceptional opportunity to gain practical experience, receive expert guidance, and elevate your career in sports nutrition. Join our RD Internship Program and embark on a transformative journey towards becoming a sought-after sports nutrition specialist. Let's unlock your full potential in the exciting world of sports nutrition!


Meet Amy Goodson 


I’m a registered and licensed dietitian and Certified Specialist in Sports Dietetics. My business focuses on nutrition communications and sports nutrition. With a bachelor’s degree in communications and a master’s degree in sports nutrition, I am passionate about marrying the two together to provide quality, science-based nutrition through speaking, media, writing, and consulting, in addition to creating education resources and courses for dietetic interns and new or transitioning registered dietitians to start, grow, and launch their dream careers.


The Sports Nutrition Playbook
for Professionals RD Internship

Begins August 2023

RD Internship Program


Payment Options Available

When can I register? 
Registration is open!