Diet and Nutrition Advanced Diploma
Are you training to become a dietician? Are you eating all the wrong types of foods and are in desperate need of an effective diet plan? Wave goodbye to unhealthy eating habits and say hello to a healthy new you with the Diet and Nutrition Advanced Diploma. This nutritionist course will train you to boost your energy levels and lose stubborn fat in no time.
This nutritionist certification introduces the key components required to adopt a healthy, balanced diet. You’ll explore the effects of poor eating habits on the body, and how the body stores fat and converts food into energy. You will also be introduced to various metabolism-boosting superfoods, and learn how minerals, vitamins and macronutrients play a key role in detoxifying the body.
- Develop healthier eating habits and introduce nutritional foods into your diet plan
- Understand the negative impact of a poor diet on the body and mind
- Reduce your chances of heart disease and diet-related illnesses by eating right
- Get a complete overview of macronutrients, minerals, vitamins and their functions
- Explore the human digestive system and the five stages of digestion
- Get tips and tricks for removing toxins from the body and boosting energy levels
- Understand the importance and benefits of a healthy, balanced diet
- Learn about the metabolic system and how food is converted into energy
- Familiarise with common food allergies and intolerances
The course is delivered through our online learning platform, accessible through any internet-connected device. There are no formal deadlines or teaching schedules, meaning you are free to study the course at your own pace.
You are taught through a combination of
- Online study materials
- Mock exams
- Multiple-choice assessment
How is the course assessed?
To successfully complete the course you must pass an automated, multiple-choice assessment. The assessment is delivered through our online learning platform. You will receive the results of your assessment immediately upon completion.
Will I receive a certificate of completion?
Upon successful completion, you will qualify for the UK and internationally-recognised professional qualification and you can choose to make your achievement formal by obtaining your PDF Certificate at a cost of £9 and Hardcopy Certificate for £15.
Why study this course
Whether you’re an existing practitioner or aspiring professional, this course will enhance your expertise and boost your CV with key skills and an accredited qualification attesting to your knowledge.
The Diet and Nutrition Advanced Diploma is open to all, with no formal entry requirements. All you need is a passion for learning, a good understanding of the English language, numeracy and IT, and to be over the age of 16.
|Module 01: Basics of Food and Nutrition|
|Basics of Food and Nutrition||00:30:00|
|Module 02: Macronutrients: Classification & Functions of Carbohydrates|
|Module 03: Macronutrients: Classification & Functions of Lipids and Proteins|
|Macronutrients: Lipids and Proteins||00:45:00|
|Module 04: Micronutrients I & II|
|Module 05: Digestion and Absorption|
|Digestion and Absorption||00:45:00|
|Module 06: Detoxification|
|Module 07: Healthy & Balanced Diet and Food Labelling|
|Module 08: Average Requirements for Energy and Nutrients|
|Module 09: Food Intolerances and Allergies|
|Food Intolerances and Allergies||00:30:00|
|Module 10: Health Conditions: Heart Disease, Cancer & Diabetes|
|Health Conditions: Diabetes||00:30:00|
|Health Conditions: Heart disease||00:30:00|
|Health Conditions: Cancer||00:30:00|
|Module 11: Maintaining a Healthy Weight and Eating Problems & Treatments|
|Module 12: Women’s Health Care & Common Concerns During Pregnancy|
|Common Concerns during Pregnancy||01:00:00|
|Module 13: Nutrition for the Baby & Special Foods|
|Nutrition for the Baby||00:45:00|
|Some Special Foods||00:30:00|