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This qualification is aimed at those involved in catering, food and health-related occupations, and also to carers, community workers, fitness trainers and other individuals who have a role in promoting healthy diets. It would be appropriate as part of lifestyle education for people of all ages, especially for young people and is relevant for anyone wanting to understand the key food-related health issues and how to plan a balanced diet.
The programme will provide you with a good understanding of the basic principles of nutrition which underpin the production of healthy meals and preparation of special diets, and the key role of nutrition in health. It will teach participants how to plan healthy and nutritious meals and cater for people who need special diets for cultural, religious, ethical or personal reasons.
Applicants should ideally have communication and comprehension skills, at level 2 as there is a multiple choice assessment at the end of the course.
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Attainment of learning outcomes will be assessed by an examination consisting of twenty multiple choice questions to be completed in 30 minutes. A candidate who is able to satisfy the learning outcomes will be awarded a score of at least 60% in the examination.
When does this course run?
Starts 13th Feb 2018 - Ends 13th Feb 2018
If you are aged 19 or over:
Fee : £80.00
Please note, there are no discounts for this course.
The fee quoted is for the academic year 2017-18. Course fees for 2018-19 will be confirmed in due course.
Planned Timetable Day Times Campus Tuesday 09:00 — 16:00 Conway Park
For advice and guidance, please contact Student Services on 0151 551 7777 or call into our Conway Park Campus Monday to Friday from 10am to 4pm (all year round) and Wednesdays and Thursdays 10am-6.30pm (term time only).
This information was current on 21st May, 2018 and may be subject to change.