Farnborough College of Technology
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About

About this course

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. 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.

Fees

FEE COST
Tuition £0

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Studies include

How will I be taught?

Delivery and Duration
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.

What modules are covered?

To be awarded the Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Nutrition and Health, learners are required to successfully complete 5 mandatory units.

Mandatory units

  • Explore Principles of Healthy Eating
  • Consider Nutritional Needs of a Variety of Individuals
  • Use Food and Nutrition Information to Plan a Healthy Diet
  • The Principles of Weight Management
  • Understanding Eating Disorders
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Progression

What Next?

Learners who achieve this qualification could progress to:

The Level 2 Diploma in Care, the Level 3 Diploma in Adult Care, the Level 2 qualifications in Understanding the Care and Management of Diabetes and Understanding Common Childhood Illnesses.

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Entry Requirements

What previous qualifications and experience will I need?

What previous qualifications and experience will I need?

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.

Enrolment

If you would like to enrol on the course or have any questions,
please contact our
Business Services Team at business@farn-ct.ac.uk
or by phone on 01252 407299

THIS IS A ROLLING PROGRAMME. APPLICATIONS ARE PROCESSED THROUGHOUT THE YEAR.

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Start Dates

Stage 9635/191PFA
Mode Online Free
Year Year 1
Duration 26 Weeks
Days Various
Time Various
Start 01/08/2019
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