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About the course

Nutrition is the key to a healthy body and mind, and understanding the values of a diet and exercise plan is an important part of maintaining overall well-being.

 

This nationally recognised qualification explores influential factors such as the principles of healthy eating and weight management.  The course also introduces nutrition in the context of eating disorders, and explains how to prepare food safely in a home environment. 

 

Whether you want to improve your knowledge around diet and health for personal reasons, or wish to develop your employment opportunities, this course provides a comprehensive understanding of the key topics surrounding nutrition and health.

 

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Entry requirements

You must meet the following eligibility criteria in order to access this course:

 

  • Age: You must have been at least 19 years of age by 1 August (if you are aged 19-23 years you must already hold a full level 2 qualification i.e. 5 x GCSE's grade A*-C / 4-9)
  • Nationality: You must have lived within the EU for at least the last 3 years.
  • Level:  You must undertake a maths and English skills checker to ensure the course is the right level for you.
  • Apprenticeships:  Please contact us regarding the funding rules for apprentices.

 

Please be aware that this is a Level 2 course so learners are expected to have existing computer skills at, or near Level 1 standard. It is not suitable for absolute beginners.

 

You will need to attend an induction and assessment session which will be used to check your existing computer knowledge to ensure this is the most suitable course for you.

 

Qualifications

TQUK  Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Nutrition and Health 

What you'll learn (core modules)

Units

 

  • Explore principles of healthy eating
  • Consider nutritional needs of a variety of individuals
  • Use food and nutrition information to plan a healthy diet
  • The principles of weight management
  • Understanding eating disorders
  • Principles of food safety for the home environment

How will I be assessed?

All work is completed and submitted online. An assessor will be assigned to mark and feedback on your submitted work.

Where is the course delivered? (facilities/classrooms)

The course is fully online and requires you to have access to IT and internet facilities in order to complete. 

How much will it cost?

This course is fully funded as long as you meet the funding criteria*

 

 

*Funding Criteria:

 

You must be aged 19 or over by the 1 August, living within the E.U. for the previous 3 years and not currently studying an apprenticeship.

Days & times

Please contact us for dates and further information


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