Level 3 Award in Nutrition, Healthy Eating and Wellbeing

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Fully accredited VTCT Level 3 Award  £295
in Worcestershire Wychbold

Accredited for insurance purposes by: Balens, FHT.

Secure a place on this course with only a £75 deposit.
 professional course

The course is suitable for those interested in their own, friends and families health and professionals involved in retailing nutrition products, working in weight management, gyms, hotels, spas, retreats, boot camps, wellbeing client and massage, healthcare or holistic therapists.

 

This course is suitable for those with no experience and experienced practitioners.

The course is informative, theoretical and practical covering a wide range of nutrition and healthy eating topics.

The course is suitable for those interested in their own, friends and families health and professionals involved in retailing nutrition products, working in weight management, gyms, hotels, spas, retreats, boot camps, wellbeing client and massage, healthcare or holistic therapists.

Professionals who have studied the course report that they feel more confident and knowledgable in being able to offer a good level of customer service and support to their clients.

Studying this programme has given them a competitive edge in their industry and improved recruitment and retention of clients by offering a more comprehensive treatment package.

By the end of the course you will understand the role and sources of nutrients required for a balanced diet to maintain good health. You will also be able to provide general information on healthy eating in line with UK guidelines.

The course itinerary includes pre-reading sent to you via email, two days attendance involving specialist tuition, guest speakers, peer learning and home study plus completing three case studies on friends, family or clients at home or work.

During the course you will work independently, in pairs and in groups. A portfolio of evidence will then be submitted electronically or on paper, hand written or typed.

Progression route is onto the level 3 award in sports nutrition for physical activity.

 

  • Quick Overview

  • Total cost: £295
    Deposit: £75
    Remaining balance paid to teacher: £220
    Total training days: 2 days
    Qualification: VTCT Level 3 Award
    Insurance: Balens, FHT.
  • How to book

  • Register online: To register on a course all you need to do is select a course date by clicking the Book Now button. Then complete the simple registration form.

     

    Pay a deposit: Once you have registered online you can then pay a small non-refundable deposit to secure your place on the course.

     

    Speak with us and the teacher: Our admin team will contact you and give you access to your student account. You can then speak with the teacher directly to arrange access to your training materials, discuss the course in more detail and pay the remaining balance.

     

    Please note: For this course we act as a booking agent on behalf of our approved teacher.

Course Modules

The award is one module covering the following topics:

Explain the functions of protein, lipids, carbohydrates, roughage / fibre, water, vitamins, and minerals in the diet
Identify common food sources
Describe how nutrients may be affected by cooking, refining and environmental pollutants
Explain what constitutes a balanced diet
Explain the benefits of eating regularly
Explain how nutritional imbalances can affect health and wellbeing
Explain metabolism, basal metabolic rate and units of energy
Identify the basic guidelines for food labeling
Evaluate the clients present eating habits in line with current healthy eating guidelines
Provide general information to maintain health and wellbeing
Explain the factors that should be considered when planning healthy eating