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Course Overview

Whether you work in the healthcare or fitness industry and want to enhance your knowledge, or if want to make some lifestyle changes yourself, this course is the perfect starting point.

This course will cover the different diets that children and older people need to make sure they are healthy and strong, additionally, you will learn what can cause an eating disorder and how to manage them.

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Nutrition And Health

What will I learn?

This course is made up of 5 units:

  • Exploring principles of healthy eating
  • Considering nutritional needs of a variety of individuals
  • Using food and nutrition information to plan a healthy diet
  • The principles of weight management
  • Understanding eating disorders

Eligibility Criteria

This course is government funded, you must meet the following criteria to be able to study for free:

  • You must currently live in England    
  • You must have been resident in the UK/EU for 3+ years, for purposes other than study    
  • You must be over the age of 19   
  • You must not be on an apprenticeship

There is a £125 cancellation fee if you enrol and do not complete or withdraw from the course. This fee is to cover administration costs. 

Up to 3.5m people in the UK are affected by an eating disorder
25% of people with eating disorders in the UK are male
16-40 years of age is the most common time to have an eating disorder
Lower your risk of heart disease and stroke with a healthy, active lifestyle

Studying made simple!

We don't like to make things more complicated than they need to be... Our courses are designed to be flexible around your work and family life. 

Step 1

Submit your enrolment form

You'll get instant access to begin your course

Step 2

We'll start processing your funding application

A tutor will be assigned to support you through your course, they can be contacted via phone, text or email

Step 3

You'll receive text reminders when your work is due

Your work will be marked by your Tutor and returned to you within 7 days.

Step 4

Submit your work

Once you've finished your course, we'll apply for your certificate. This will be posted to your home address within 6 months of completing your course.

Start your application

If you'd like to enrol, we'd love to welcome you on a course with us! 

Need support enrolling? 

If you'd like support with your enrolment, or want to make sure this is the right course for you, fill out your details below and a member of the team will be in touch. Alternatively, you can call us on 01388 741336.