Discover what it takes to become a professional nutritionist and kickstart your career in the health industry with the Certified Nutritionist Course Level 3 course. This course is endorsed by ABC Awards – a regulated organisation that ensures professional, reputable certification for further education.
This intensive training program is packed with essential information regarding healthy eating and nutrition, including food groups, macronutrients, the digestive system and energy requirements. You will learn how the body burns calories, how superfoods can alleviate health issues, how food is absorbed into the body and much more.
This course also covers food allergies and intolerances and the science behind them. On successful completion, you will have a solid understanding of how to implement a healthy eating diet plan for your clients, to aid weight loss and promote a healthier lifestyle that they can maintain.
- Kickstart your career with an internationally-recognised qualification in Nutrition
- Gain a solid understanding of the fundamentals of food, nutrition and healthy dieting
- Understand the role of macronutrients, including their functions and benefits
- Learn about the average requirements for energy and nutrients in men, women and children
- Broaden your understanding of the functions of the digestive and metabolic systems
- Discover the key to maintaining a healthy weight and what should be included in a balanced diet
- Understand how to read food labels to determine the nutritional value of packaged food
- Develop your understanding of detox diets and how to detox the body safely
Who is This course for?
This course is suitable for those who are looking to kickstart a career in nutrition, as well as those who are looking to kickstart a healthy eating journey. It is an introductory program ideal for those who have successfully completed the Nutrition Fundamentals Level 2 course. There are no entry requirements for this course and learners of all academic backgrounds are welcome to enrol.
- This course is available to all learners, of all academic backgrounds.
- Learners should be aged 16 or over to undertake the qualification.
- Good understanding of English language, numeracy and ICT are required to attend this course.
At the end of this course successful learners will receive a Certificate of Achievement from ABC Awards and Certa Awards and a Learner Unit Summary (which lists the components the learner has completed as part of the course).
The course has been endorsed under the ABC Awards and Certa Awards Quality Licence Scheme. This means that Course Gate has undergone an external quality check to ensure that the organisation and the courses it offers, meet defined quality criteria. The completion of this course alone does not lead to a regulated qualification* but may be used as evidence of knowledge and skills gained. The Learner Unit Summary may be used as evidence towards Recognition of Prior Learning if you wish to progress your studies in this subject. To this end the learning outcomes of the course have been benchmarked at Level 3 against level descriptors published by Ofqual, to indicate the depth of study and level of demand/complexity involved in successful completion by the learner.
The course itself has been designed by Course Gate to meet specific learners’ and/or employers’ requirements which cannot be satisfied through current regulated qualifications. ABC Awards/Certa endorsement involves robust and rigorous quality audits by external auditors to ensure quality is continually met. A review of courses is carried out as part of the endorsement process.
ABC Awards and Certa Awards have long-established reputations for providing high quality vocational qualifications across a wide range of industries. ABC Awards and Certa Awards combine over 180 years of expertise combined with a responsive, flexible and innovative approach to the needs of our customers.
Renowned for excellent customer service, and quality standards, ABC Awards and Certa Awards also offer regulated qualifications for all ages and abilities post-14; all are developed with the support of relevant stakeholders to ensure that they meet the needs and standards of employers across the UK.
Endorsed Certificate of Achievement
At the successful completion of the course, the learners can order an endorsed certificate of achievement from ABC & Certa Awards by paying the accreditation fee of £78. There is an additional £10 delivery charge for international students.
Certificate of Completion from Course Gate
At the successful completion of the course, the learners may order the Certificate of Completion from Course Gate (soft copy) by paying only £2. For the Printed hard copy of the certificate, the learners have to pay £9. There is an additional £10 delivery charge for international students.
On successful completion of the Certified Nutritionist Course Level 3 course, will learners will be equipped with the accreditation and skills to explore the following professions:
- Certified Nutritionist
- Health Educator
- Dietetic Assistant
|Module 1: Basics of Food and Nutrition|
|Basics of Food and Nutrition||00:15:00|
|Assessment Module 1|
|Module 01 Final Quiz Exam – Certified Nutritionist Course Level 3||00:10:00|
|Module 2: Macronutrients: Classification & Functions of Carbohydrates|
|Assessment Module 2|
|Module 02 Final Quiz Exam – Certified Nutritionist Course Level 3||00:10:00|
|Module 3: Macronutrients: Classification & Functions of Lipids and Proteins|
|Macronutrients: Lipids and Proteins||00:25:00|
|Assessment Module 3|
|Module 03 Final Quiz Exam – Certified Nutritionist Course Level 3||00:10:00|
|Module 4: Micronutrients I & II|
|Assessment Module 4|
|Module 04 Final Quiz Exam – Certified Nutritionist Course Level 3||00:10:00|
|Module 5: Digestion and Absorption|
|Digestion and Absorption||00:15:00|
|Assessment Module 5|
|Module 05 Final Quiz Exam – Certified Nutritionist Course Level 3||00:10:00|
|Module 6: Detoxification|
|Assessment Module 6|
|Module 06 Final Quiz Exam – Certified Nutritionist Course Level 3||00:10:00|
|Module 7: Healthy & Balanced Diet and Food Labelling|
|Assessment Module 7|
|Module 07 Final Quiz Exam – Certified Nutritionist Course Level 3||00:10:00|
|Module 8: Average Requirements for Energy and Nutrients|
|Assessment Module 8|
|Module 08 Final Quiz Exam – Certified Nutritionist Course Level 3||00:10:00|
|Module 9: Food Intolerances and Allergies|
|Food Intolerances and Allergies||00:15:00|
|Assessment Module 9|
|Module 09 Final Quiz Exam – Certified Nutritionist Course Level 3||00:10:00|
|Module 10: Health Conditions: Heart Disease, Cancer & Diabetes|
|Health Conditions: Diabetes||00:15:00|
|Health Conditions: Heart disease||00:15:00|
|Health Conditions: Cancer||00:10:00|
|Assessment Module 10|
|Module 10 Final Quiz Exam – Certified Nutritionist Course Level 3||00:10:00|
|Module 11: Maintaining a Healthy Weight and Eating Problems & Treatments|
|Assessment Module 11|
|Module 11 Final Quiz Exam – Certified Nutritionist Course Level 3||00:10:00|