Diet and Nutrition Course
Take that first decisive step towards achieving your career goals, with an endorsed Diet and Nutrition Course from Oxford Home Study Centre! Enrol today and begin working towards a Level 1 Diet and Nutrition Award, endorsed and approved by a recognised awarding body! Explore the fascinating links between nutrition and human health, learning how our dietary habits have a direct impact on our daily wellbeing! Learn which key nutrients the body needs to perform its primary functions, the importance of fulfilling the body’s daily energy requirements and the available sources of nutrients in our daily diets. Enjoy the freedom to study in your own time and at a pace that suits you, with full tutor support provided throughout! With a Level 1 Diet and Nutrition Courseon your resume, the career you know you’re capable of could be right at your fingertips!
Why Study Diet and Nutrition?
Diet and nutrition is a subject that affects each and every human being on the face of the earth. The decisions we make with regard to our daily diets have a direct and wide-reaching impact on every aspect of our wellbeing. From weight management to disease prevention to simply boosting everyday energy levels, we really are what we eat. Which also means that the vast majority of people could stand to eat a little more healthily. Diet and nutrition professionals dedicate their careers to helping others make sound dietary choices. From babies to children to adults of all ages, nutritionists help people from all backgrounds live healthier and happier lives. An incredibly fulfilling and rewarding profession, which can also be surprisingly lucrative!
This is an endorsed Level 1 Diet and Nutrition Course for distance learning, available exclusively from Oxford Home Study Centre. Course content is delivered across two insightful modules, which cover a variety of important concepts and subtopics as detailed below:
Unit 1 - An Overview of Nutrition
The course begins by providing a detailed overview of the concept of nutrition, along with its potential to impact human health and wellbeing. The importance of sufficient nutrient intake of physical and psychological health is explore, along with ensuring the body’s daily energy requirements are met an introduction to the body mass index - aka BMI.
Unit 2 - Dietary Nutrition
Concluding the course, unit 2 takes a closer look at some of the most important nutrients the body needs to fuel its vital processes. Examples of which include the different types of proteins and available protein sources, healthy and unhealthy fats, dietary fibre and the functions of carbohydrates in the human body.
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Paying in Instalments: £120 (Interest FREE Instalments)
No of Instalments: 10
Each Instalment: £10
Pay in Full: (£35 Discount) £85
At the end of this course successful learners will receive a Certificate of Achievement from the Quality Licence Scheme and a Learner Unit Summary (which lists the components the learner has completed as part of the course).
This course and/or training programme has been endorsed by the Quality Licence Scheme for its high-quality, non-regulated provision and training programmes. This course and/or training programme is not regulated by Ofqual and is not an accredited qualification. Your training provider will be able to advise you on any further recognition, for example progression routes into further and/or higher education. For further information please visit the Learner FAQs on the Quality Licence Scheme website.
A career in diet and nutrition can be incredibly fulfilling and surprisingly lucrative. Work towards a position with an established organisation, or consider a world of self-employment and freelance opportunities. Continue studying diet and nutrition at a higher diploma level, or put your new skills and knowledge to use in the practical setting of your choosing. Entry-level positions in diet and nutrition attach salaries in the region of £20,000, with no upper limits for more senior nutritionists with relevant experience.
Who Should Take This Course?
This introductory Level 1 Diet and Nutrition Award has been designed to lay a strong foundation, upon which to build a rewarding career in the field. The following candidates may find this fascinating program particularly useful:
Newcomers with no prior knowledge or experience
Members of the workforce looking to climb the career ladder
Anyone interested in freelance or self-employment roles
Healthcare workers at all levels
Jobseekers looking to enhance their employability
Anyone with an interest in diet and nutrition
Enrolment is open 365 days a year, so there’s no better time to get started than right now! Sign up for this exclusive Level 1 Diet and Nutrition Award online in just a few clicks, or contact a member of our admissions team for more information!