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This qualification is designed for anyone who is interested in improving their understanding of nutrition and healthy eating.
It may be particularly relevant to you if you work - or are looking to work - in Sport and Recreation, Exercise and Fitness, Hospitality and Catering or Healthcare. It will complement your other qualifications and enables you to develop within your current job role.
The qualification supports the Government White Paper ‘Healthy Lives Healthy People’ and the drive to empower individuals to make healthy choices and give communities the tools to address their own, particular needs, including the need to educate and change behaviour on diet and nutrition to reduce the prevalence of obesity.
This course consists of the following five mandatory units, all of which need to be completed to achieve the full qualification:
This qualification is suitable for learners aged pre-16 and above.
There are no specific prior qualifications needed to access this qualification.
There are no exams for this course and your learning will be assessed through the completion of coursework and assignments.
This qualification can support progression to employment and progression within employment for the following job roles and workers:
This qualification supports progression to further learning in the following areas:
Full time applications are open for 2018/19