Certified GAPS Practitioner Training Course – Now online: 12 Weeks

Become a Certified GAPS™ Practitioner with Dr. Natasha Campbell-McBride, MD and join the growing internationally acclaimed Certified ‘GAPS Practitioner Team’!

The GAPS Practitioner Training Program is now online (only) and can reach practitioners in remote areas without the need for travel. This anew online format will allow the previous 16 hour, 2 day training conference format to expand to a comprehensive 90 hour, online course carried out over 12 weeks.  The course content is the same as the previous course with some additional features covering completion tasks for assignments, quizzes, essays, case studies and clincal patient practice.

All Australian and New Zealand applicants must enrol here.  Learn more and register your interest below.

Next Course Intake Commences Friday, March 8th, 2024
Enrollment Closes – Thursday, March 7th, 2024

The Online Certified GAPS Practitioner Training Course will cover:

  • Introduction to the GAPS Diet
  • Treatment of GAPS
  • Supplement & Lifestyle Changes
  • Practical Issues
  • GAPS Protocols
  • Cardiovascular Issues
  • Vegetarianism
  • Running a Private Clinic & Local GAPS Group
  • Cooking Techniques for the GAPS Diet

Coursework will include:

    • Gut and Psychology Syndrome, Cooking with GAPS, Put Your Heart in Your Mouth, Vegetarianism Explained, Articles, Case Studies and Resources written by Dr. Natasha Campbell-McBride
    • Cooking Techniques for the Gut and Psychology Syndrome-Part 1: Meat Stock and Bone Broth, Part 2: Culturing Dairy, and Part 3: Lacto-Fermentation by Monica Corrado
    • Audio/Video Lecture with Dr. Natasha Campbell-McBride
    • Live Webinars with Dr. Natasha Campbell-McBride
    • Live Webinars with Monica Corrado
    • Assignments will include quizzes, essays, case studies and practice clients.

The introductory course price is $2,450 US.

  • Payment installment plans are available. (Generally this is 50% up front and 50% prior to course start date)
      • The purpose of this training is to produce qualified GAPS Practitioners who will be able to identify and advise patients/clients who present with GAPS symptoms and to develop for them a personal nutritional protocol based on GAPS.
      • Upon completion of the training, Certified GAPS Practitioners will be published on Dr. Natasha Campbell-McBride’s resources website and authorized to use the GAPS Protocol in their practice.
      • Certified GAPS Practitioners will be the only practitioners that Dr. Campbell-McBride will refer patients to.
      • Trainees will receive practitioner-specific digital resources.  Students will need to purchase the following required reading texts:
        • Gut and Psychology Syndrome by Dr. Natasha Campbell-McBride
        • Put Your Heart in Your Mouth by Dr. Natasha Campbell-McBride
        • Vegetarianism Explained by Dr. Natasha Campbell-McBride
        • Cooking Techniques for the Gut and Psychology Diet-Parts 1, 2 & 3 by Monica Corrado
      • All Certified GAPS Practitioners will be permitted to use the GAPS branding in their practice advertisements and materials.

Request your Enrollment Application Below!

  • IMPORTANT: Please register your interest to request an enrollment application. The registration form located at the link below is a screening tool for the GAPS Team to identify whether you are a qualified candidate to become a Certified GAPS Practitioner.Please complete the required fields to request an official 2018 GAPS Enrollment Application. If you are qualified, you will receive an electronic enrollment application in your email inbox upon Dr. Natasha Campbell-McBride’s final approval. With so many applications to process, we thank you in advance for your patience as it may take up to two weeks before you receive your application.If you are not qualified to receive an application for the Practitioner Training Course, we will notify you that you do not meet the set criteria. If you are not identified as a practicing practitioner as listed below, you will not receive an enrollment application, however you will be eligible to apply for our new GAPS Advisor Training Course (for paraprofessionals).

    The Advanced Certified GAPS Practitioner Training Course is open to the following professionals who have completed their training in full and who are in active practice.

    • Clinical Nutritionists (diploma or degree)
    • Chiropractors
    • Certified Nutrition Therapy Consultants & Practitioners
    • Medical Practitioners – Doctors
    • Practicing Nurses

    And other formally qualified medical/holistic professionals who have an active practice. Extensive training in nutrition, bio-chemistry and anatomy and physiology are required. All submitted enrollment requests will be personally approved by Dr. Natasha Campbell-McBride.


Please note:  we work collaboratively with Dr Natasha’s ‘Global GAPS Training Team’.  When your registration has been approved, you will receive an application package for enrollment.  If your qualifications do not meet the criteria, you are welcome to register in our GAPS Coach Course


  • Notice to all previous Certified GAPS Practitioner Graduates: This cours may also suit as a refresher course. With this in mind we would like to extend an invitation to past Certified GAPS Practitioner graduates to enrole in this course with an honhoury discount as shown below.Standard Course Tuition: $2,450USPost Graduate Tuition: $1,257.00USSpecial Offer for returning Post Graduates : $750US

    Please note that all prior graduate training credentials obtained from the orignal course are valid. The online course is not a replacement of the previous course but considered to be a refresher with some additional components.