Distance Learning Courses

Nutrition And Health Certificate (QCF)

Course Overview

  • Campuses

    Offsite
  • Qualification

    Distance Learning Courses
  • Subject

    Distance Learning
  • Duration

    10-12 weeks
  • Age

    Adult

Course Fees

No fees

Entry requirements

Eligibility criteria:

- Age 19+
- Lived in the EU for 3 years.

Topics

This is a 12 week course for adults with continuous start dates throughout the year. With guidance and support you will work online towards achieving a recognised Level 2 qualification, and receive your certificate on completion. Please apply or contact us for further information.

The number of obese people in the UK has more than trebled in the last 25 years, reaching what many doctors believe to be ‘epidemic’ proportions. Insufficient nutrition can lead to a variety of health-threatening conditions; understanding the benefits of a balanced diet and the role of nutrition in the prevention and treatment of disease is fundamental.

  • Assessment Criteria

    You will learn:

    - Unit 1 - Explore Principles of Healthy Eating;
    - Unit 2 - Consider Nutritional Needs of a Variety of Individuals;
    - Unit 3 - Use Food and Nutrition Information to Plan a Healthy Diet;
    - Unit 4 - The Principles of Weight Management;
    - Unit 5 - Understanding Eating Disorders.

    As part of your registration process for online learning you will have to attend a short induction to provide evidence of your eligibility. You will not have to attend an interview.

Further information

Learner Benefits:

- Achieve a nationally recognised Level 2 qualification;
- Evidence your competency to employers;
- Further your personal and professional development;
- Learn at a time that suits you without the need to attend college;
- Increase your understanding of food safety for the home environment.

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