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Nutritional Sciences

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Nutritional Sciences Courses

Nutritional Science Courses

Nutrition is an exciting area to study as there continues to be lots of increasing opportunities and job roles. If you are interested in helping clients maintain good physical health and you also have an interest in all things nutritional, then we have a wide range of courses that may be suitable for you.

Our nutrition course will provide you with all the necessary skills to become a nutritionist. The course covers many key elements, including the importance of nutrition in everyday life, methods of weight management, special dietary requirements, devising a weight loss plan and the principles of healthy eating.

We also offer a great course in macrobiotics, which is an approach in health in which the individual is able to study how food, exercise and lifestyle affects their health. This course promises to give you a thorough grounding in the concept of macrobiotics.

We cover a range of different areas including eating disorders, macrobiotics, clinical nutrition, sports nutrition, online food hygiene training and dietician training.

Our eating disorders course will explore the historical development of eating disorders, treatments that are available as well as help tackle the common stigma and misunderstanding that often surrounds eating disorders.

You can learn about:

  • The relationship between nutrition and disease
  • Nutritional needs of children; younger and older people
  • Principles and concepts of growing and identifying culinary herbs
3 LESSONS  
£209.99 £157.49
This course is ideal for those who wish to take responsibility for their personal health and well-being. It is relevant to those students who wish to gain a greater understanding of how to exercise appropriately for their age, ability and current fitness level, those seeking to improve their knowledge and understanding of a healthy diet and who wish to be able to plan and ... full details
3 LESSONS  
£209.99 £157.49
This course is designed for those who wish to develop their understanding of the principles of healthy eating and the role of food in maintaining health. There has never been such a wide range of food available to us. This course will provide the knowledge to make informed lifestyle choices in relation to diet. A report by the National Audit office warns that if the ... full details
4 LESSONS  
£179.99 £134.99
The Certificate in Healthy Eating and Food Hygiene is ideal for individuals engaged within either the care sector or catering and food industry. The Certificate in Healthy Eating and Food Hygiene aims to provide you with underpinning knowledge and an understanding of the broad range of responsibilities involved in taking a role within either the care sector or the ... full details
12 LESSONS  
£239.99 £179.99
Columbia University Press has defined nutrition as the "study of the materials that nourish an organism and of the manner in which the separate components are used for maintenance, repair, growth, and reproduction." This course aims to introduce the student to the importance of nutrition in our everyday lives, and the components that make up this interesting ... full details
6 LESSONS  
£209.99 £157.49
Nowadays, when a great percentage of us have just cause to be concerned regarding an overload of chemicals added to the food we consume each and every day – here is a way of supplying ourselves with the freshest – albeit alive until we consume – mineral and vitamin nutrient-dense, tasty and remarkably cost-effective foodstuffs, which are available to ... full details
8 LESSONS  
£219.99 £164.99
The Facts For many years we have been aware of non-food allergens, such as dust, fur, pollen etc. However, it is becoming increasingly evident that as well as a wide range of environmental allergens, increased chemical interference in our food products is producing many more cases of allergic reaction every year. Features This course deals in detail with causes, ... full details
8 LESSONS  
£169.99 £127.49
Macrobiotics is an approach to health in which the individual is able to study how food, exercise and lifestyle affects their health and balances them to suit their own needs. As each person is unique and has individual requirements, the balances and uses of basic foods will vary. The aim is to introduce the foods that most suit the individual's health needs and ... full details
7 LESSONS  
£109.99 £82.49
More and more these days we see television programmes and books all telling us to use herbs to flavour our food. The horticultural aspects of this subject have been written to teach growing and identifying culinary herbs in a way, which will be relevant to any location. It puts aside regional techniques and tries to teach you principles and concepts, which can be applied to... full details
8 LESSONS  
£219.99 £164.99
This course provides a broad understanding of the make up of foods and how the human body uses it's food intake. By following the course you will be able to plan and develop diets and manage food intakes of your clients. full details
6 LESSONS  
£219.99 £164.99
The Facts Incorrectly perceived as a 'slimmers' disease resulting from vanity, eating disorders are on the increase, not just for adolescent girls, but for men, women and children of all ages. Despite the increase, the disorder is usually misunderstood and treatment is both inappropriate and ineffective. About Eating Disorders Features This eating ... full details
12 LESSONS  
£269.99 £202.49
As the saying goes, "you are what you eat". Advertising in magazines, newspapers and television stresses the importance of a lean and trim body. The emphasis on health and taking responsibility and control of your own health, highlights the importance of knowing how to manage an effective eating regime. About Weight Management Course The emphasis is on ... full details
15 LESSONS  
£319.99 £239.99
The whole issue of weight control is far more complex than simply controlling food intake - hence the massive failure rate of "diets". This course will enable students to integrate the latest information in a safe programme for weight control. About Clinical Weight Control This clinical weight control course deals in depth with both the physiology and ... full details
12 LESSONS  
£269.99 £202.49
Diet and exercise are becoming increasingly important in the modern day environment. More and more people are considering the effect diet and exercise have on their overall health. The World Health Organization (WHO) has linked obesity with a nine-year reduction in life expectancy. This is extremely worrying, especially for those people who face weight problems. About ... full details
10 LESSONS  
£259.99 £194.99
Nutritional medicine is a holistic therapy, focusing on the whole person, whilst ameliorating symptoms. Breakthroughs in nutrition are continually generating new ideas and concepts giving valuable information. full details
11 LESSONS  
£259.99 £194.99
Obesity is fast turning into an "epidemic" disease, not only in adults, but in our children too. It is estimated that up to 15 % of all children in the UK are overweight or obese (Bupa). Whilst up to 34% of all children in the USA are overweight or obese (NPD Group). "Over the last fifty years, there has been a change in the predominant concerns about the ... full details
12 LESSONS  
£359.99 £269.99
This is a comprehensive course on all aspects of weight management and weight loss. It looks primarily at the science and physiology of weight loss and the evolutionary biology of humans in relation to diet and nutrition - gene optimisation is a key factor in weight control. It also looks at lifestyle factors such as stress management and exercise, which affect our ability ... full details
25 LESSONS  
£489.99 £367.49
This innovative course brings together many aspects of nutrition in a holistic approach. About Clinical Nutrition Clinical nutrition is the study of food as it relates to the human body’s health and overall wellbeing. The subject focuses on the care of the body’s nutrition and metabolism, as well as the relationship between nutrition and disease. Clinical ... full details
14 LESSONS  
£369.99 £277.49
We are constantly bombarded by the media with hints and tips for sensible eating habits and the need for eating healthy foods, and it can often seem contradictory. So how do we make sense of it all? About Our Diet and Nutrition Advisor Course This paper-based or online Diet and Nutrition course is aimed at enabling students to give clear, concise and no-nonsense diet ... full details
5 LESSONS  
£369.99 £277.49
The level of obesity in adults and children continues to rise each year. The statistics are startling: World Health Organization experts predict that the vast majority of British people will be overweight by 2030.  75% of men and 66% of women will be officially fat by this date. Of those 33% of women 36% of men will be obese. It is estimated that illnesses associated ... full details

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