Diploma in Nutrition
Online Accredited Diploma
The Diploma in Nutrition is a distance learning accredited course designed to fit around your current lifestyle. It is a must for all therapists and health professionals but is also available to beginners with a general interest in health and nutrition.
Nutrition is one of the most important factors influencing our health. What you eat influences the way you feel, the way you look, the ability to utilise the energy you do have and your ability to fight off infection and disease. With obesity and health related illnesses on the increase, nutrition is becoming more and more in demand.
The course will give you an understanding of the importance of nutrition for optimum health.
Distance Learning Accredited Course
Looking for a professional qualification in nutrition? The Diploma in Nutrition is a distance learning accredited course designed to fit around your current lifestyle. It is a must for all therapists and health professionals but is also available to beginners with a general interest in health and nutrition. Nutrition is one of the most important factors influencing our health. What you eat influences the way you feel, the way you look, the ability to utilise the energy you do have and your ability to fight off infection and disease. With obesity and health related illnesses on the increase, nutrition is becoming more and more in demand.
The Diploma in Nutrition Includes:
- The Role of a Nutritionist
- RDAs (Recommended Daily Allowances) and Food Groups
- The Digestive System
- Carbohydrates, Proteins, Fats, Vitamins and Minerals
- Understanding the Glycaemic Index (GI) and the Glycaemic Load (GL)
- A Healthy Diet
- Specialist Diets
- Acid/Alkaline Balance
- Allergies and Intolerances
- Dealing with Clients
- How to Create a Professional Development Plan
- Setting up your Business
- Marketing your Business
The course will give you an understanding of the importance of nutrition for optimum health. You will learn the basics of what is involved in good nutrition and gain up to date research in the field. You will also be given the confidence to set up your own practice as a Nutritional Therapist once qualified.
Free Personal Tutor
You will be assigned a personal tutor to help you with your work and any questions you may have. Your tutor will be a fully qualified Nutritionist and on board to help you every step of the way.
Free Personal Mentor
When you have completed your diploma you will be assigned a personal mentor to help you set up your business. They will provide you with one on one support and practical advice to ensure you succeed in your new career as a Nutritionist.
Why Become a Nutritionist?
There are many reasons to become a nutritionist, below are just a few:
- You can work the hours you choose
- You will be in demand from day one
- You can work from home or a location you choose
- You can fit your career around your life
- Everyday will offer a new and exciting challenge
- You dictate your own success
- You can be your own boss
How the Course Works
The Diploma in Nutrition will allow you to study at your own pace in your own home. You can start it in your own time and complete what you can when you have the time. You will have a year to finish the course and even if you don't finish it in that time, arrangements can be made.
There are 13 modules to complete and some of these will include assignments. Once you have completed an assignment you will simply email it to your tutor and wait for feedback. You will receive detailed feedback within 5 working days from a your tutor. They will be there to help you every step of the way.
Beth Holder, a leading health and well-being expert and Nutritionist wrote the course with the student in mind. It is packed with information and inspiring ideas, up to date research and tasks and assignments to ensure you are learning every step of the way.
You will receive a link to download all course material.
Course Material Includes:
- The Diploma in Nutrition manual
- An easy to follow guide on how to complete your course
- A free booklet on home study tips
- A successful business guide
- Supplementary information to further your reading and understanding of the subject
The course will be yours to start in your own time and remember if you have any questions your tutor can be contacted for help.
The Diploma in Nutrition Course Costs £365 You can choose to either pay in full now or sign up for an instalment plan.
This course is for complete beginners and those wanting to gain an accredited qualification. The course is insurable and accredited by The International Natural Healers Association. Once qualified, you will be able to obtain insurance allowing you to use it with the general public and charge for this therapy.
You will be awarded with a Diploma in Nutrition and be able to use the letters DipN after your name. This qualification will show your commitment and knowledge in the field of nutrition.
"I was really impressed! Beth is an excellent tutor really kind and patient and was there to help every step of the way. Beth comes across as a very passionate tutor and really knows everything about her field. I will be booking up to train with her again." "An excellent course, full of practical information to get me started as a Nutritionist. The continued feedback and support kept me motivated and inspired to learn more."
Do I need any experience to enroll on the course?
No, you don't need any experience, just the motivation to do it!
How long will it take me to complete the course?
It will probably take you around 6 months to complete but you can complete it as quickly or slowly as you like!
Can I call myself a Nutritionist?
Yes you can call yourself a Nutritionist.
Can I put letter after my name?
Yes, when you have completed the course you can put the letters DipN after your name.
What sort of assignments will I be asked to do?
The course consists of 13 modules and there will be assignments throughout. The assignments will either be working on a hypothetical case study or doing some research.
Is the course accredited?
Yes, the course is accredited by The International Natural Healers Association.