Who is it for ?
The Level 2 Award in Nutrition and Health (RQF (QCF)) distance learning training course is ideal for health and social care workers who are interested in improving their understanding of nutrition and healthy eating. It will be particularly useful to those who work in an environment where an understanding of nutrition and health is relevant, such as food planning, preparation, care homes and other settings.
The RQF (QCF) Level 2 Award in Nutrition and Health training course has been developed in response to rising levels of malnutrition in both adults and children. This course supports current government initiatives around improving health. Health and social care staff who successfully complete the programme will develop their understanding of the principles of healthy eating and the role of food in maintaining health. The course will assist staff to help service users to make informed decisions about their diets and maintain a healthy diet throughout their life. Upon successful completion and to recognise their achievements learners are awarded a RQF (QCF) nationally recognised qualification in Nutrition and Health at Level 2.
The Nutrition and Health training course comprises of three mandatory units all delivered by distance learning:
- Unit 01: Explore principles of healthy eating (Credit value: 5) (K/601/2530)
- Unit 02: Consider nutritional needs of a variety of individuals (Credit value: 4) (J/601/2535)
- Unit 03: Use food and nutrition information to plan a healthy diet (Credit value: 3) (M/601/2545)
Each unit contains assessments and activities designed to cover the specific learning outcomes.
Course delivery and assessment
Our distance learning nutrition and health training course comprises activity workbooks aimed to ensure successful completion of this nationally recognised Nutrition and Health training course (RQF (QCF) Level 2 Award). Learners will be supported throughout the programme, and resources have been produced to suit a wide range of settings. Learners will be provided with all necessary workbooks and will be required to complete a number of assessments designed to demonstrate understanding and knowledge.
By undertaking this Nutrition and Health training course, candidates will be able to demonstrate understanding and compliance with CQC mandatory training and may progress on to other qualifications such as food hygiene, or health and social care.
If you wish to enrol on this accredited Nutrition and Health Training Course then please contact us. Upon payment of the course fees you will be sent a study pack which provides all you need to complete your studies:
- Comprehensive study notes for each element of the course
- Self-assessment activities
- Tutor support information
- Assignment marking & feedback