Certified Nutrition Support Clinician (CNSC) Exam Preparation

I took and passed my CNSC exam in 2019 and am currently studying for my 5-year recertification. Here are some of my tried and true resources:

The Nutrition Support Skills Course is a great place to start your nutrition support educational journey. Check it out here. Happy studying!

-Sara Griffin, MS, RDN, CNSC

CNSC Exam Prep Flashcards

You may see flashcard decks on Quizlet with my website listed in the title. These are plagiarized duplicates of my original Quizlet flashcards. I no longer update the legacy flashcards on Quizlet, and these duplicates are not mine. Please do not use them.

Use these to jumpstart your CNSC Exam studying. Some answers will be very difficult to memorize; when you get these wrong, simply read through the answer and say it out loud to commit it to memory. 

*Note: all content is taken from ASPEN guidelines. Expertise of the practitioner is essential in all situations, none of these flashcards are absolutes, and guidelines should always be used in combination with best judgement. Guidelines change; consult the most recent ASPEN Core Curriculum if you notice a discrepancy*

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