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Course Overview Nutrition and Health

Overview Details

Please find details on NCFE Level 2 Certificate in Nutrition and Health. If you wish to know more about this course, please use the register your interest form on the page.

This course will help learners to identify and develop both their knowledge and skills surrounding nutrition and health

Qualification Information

Awarding Body Edexcel, Pearson
Duration Maximum of 12 weeks
Location Various Locations

Who The Course Is For

Anyone working or intending to work in the hospitality and catering sector, or any job role that requires a knowledge and understanding of nutrition and health. This course is a fantastic qualification for anyone wanting to recognise the importance of a healthy lifestyle

What Will You Learn

Course Content

The course consists of five units

  • Unit 1 Explore the principles of healthy eating
  • Unit 2 Consider nutritional needs of a variety of individuals
  • Unit 3 Use food and nutrition information to plan a healthy diet
  • Unit 4 The principles of weight management
  • Unit 5 Understanding eating disorders

Learning Methods

Learning will be undertaken via a blended learning method, which includes both 1 to 1 visits as well as self-directed study. All learners will be provided with their own learning pack which includes learning resources and information booklets. The flexible nature of this type of training means employed staff gain maximum impact for minimal disruption

Assessment Methods

Three paper-based assessments must be completed within agreed timescales. Your tutor will then provide feedback, advice and guidance to help you successfully complete the course.

Progression Opportunities

Learners could progress onto a related Level 3 qualification. This course can also act as a bolt on to an apprenticeship.

Career Opportunities

This course can assist the development of your career in the hospitality and catering sector.

Entry Requirements


You need to have been a resident in the UK, EU or EEA for the past 3 years and should be at least 19 years old

Course Cost

Please contact us for more information on 0191 5874570

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