Understanding Autism

nutrition and health 

 

Level 2 certificate

 

Funding: Fully funded for people aged 19+, EU residents for min. three years in non-devolved skills areas of England

Awarding Organisation: Various

Level: 2

Size: Certificate

Duration: 12 weeks

 

The Level 2 Certificate in Nutrition and Health qualification is designed for people who are looking to enter into or progress within the health and social care sector.

 

The number of obese people in the UK has more than trebled in the last 25 years, reaching what many doctors believe to be ‘epidemic’ proportions. Insufficient nutrition can lead to a variety of health-threatening conditions; understanding the benefits of a balanced diet
and the role of nutrition in the prevention and treatment of disease is fundamental.

 

 

 

 Course Content

 

  • Gain relevant skills, knowledge and understanding of key subject areas
  • Food safety for the home
  • Principles of healthy food preparation
  • Connections between food and feelings

 

 

Mandatory units

 

  • Healthy eating
  • Consider nutritional needs of a variety of individuals
  • Use food and nutrition information to plan a healthy diet
  • Weight management
  • Eating disorders
  • Food safety for the home environment

 

CALL US on 0114 281 5761 to apply today or download an application form here.