This qualification is designed to increase learners’ awareness and understanding of the principles of healthy eating, individual’s nutritional needs, planning a healthy diet, weight management, eating disorders and food safety.
⚡️ Free of charge - this course is fully-funded by the government as long as you've lived in the UK for three years and are aged 19+
💻 Start this course as soon as you're ready - no need to wait for a new term to begin
👨🏻🎓 Nationally-recognised and accredited qualification
👍🏽 Get support from our in-house team at Farnborough College of Technology
📆 Option to complete the course faster by putting in extra time
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⭐️ Option to pay for the course if you're not eligible for fully-funded option
By completing the qualification, learners will develop in-depth knowledge of nutrition and health which could support progression onto other appropriate qualifications and into relevant employment in the health and social care sector.
Apply online for this course and start making progress straightaway.
If you have any questions about this course then please contact us by phone on 01252 40 55 55 or message us.
You will be provided with the learning materials either online and/or hardcopies and you will have the support of a knowledgeable assessor/tutor who will give you guidance and feedback on the course as you complete it. This course takes between 2 to 6 months to complete.
To be awarded the Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Nutrition and Health, learners are required to successfully complete 5 mandatory units.
Learners who achieve this qualification could progress to:
There are no specific prior qualifications needed to access this qualification. However, learners might find it useful if they have already completed a Level 1 qualification. You will be invited in to complete an induction and inital assessment.
Due to government funding these courses are available free of charge; subject to the learners meeting the set eligibility. You must have lived in the UK/EU for the past 3 years and be over 19 years old. There may be a fee should you withdraw from the course.