Certificate in Healthy Eating and Nutrition - Level 2

Access Duration - 365 Days
Guided Learning Hour 100 Guided Learning Hours (100)
Course Material Course Material
Number of Modules 03 Number of Modules 03
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What Will I Learn?

Learn the principles of healthy eating
Gain an understanding of the nutritional needs of different people
Understand how to use nutritional information to plan healthy diets for people


A healthy diet refers to the diet that helps in maintaining and improving a person’s health for the better. A healthy diet includes healthy eating and the intake of nutrients such as fluids, macronutrients and adequate calories. Healthy eating is very important in the life of every single human beings. It is crucial to practice healthy eating now, in order to prevent health issues in the future. One of the main reasons why people face health issues is due to their inability to follow healthy eating practices. Healthy eating is proven to make people more active and strong. It also helps people stay fit by preventing conditions such as obesity.

In the current world, almost every person you meet is facing some sort of a health issue regardless of their age. Even people who appear to be well in shape face health issue of some sort in their lives. If you pry more into these health issues, you could find that unhealthy eating practices play a small or huge role in it. Although almost everyone knows the importance of healthy eating, most of them do not know how to practice it. In order to practice healthy eating, it is essential for a person to know the types of food, nutrition and vitamins to have and the healthy eating practices to follow. This certificate in healthy eating and nutrition – Level 2 will teach you on the principles of healthy eating. You will also be walked through the nutritional needs of different people. You will also gain an understanding on how to use nutritional information to plan healthy diets for people. By the end of this course, you will have an extensive knowledge on healthy eating and nutrition and will be on your way to educate and help other people implement healthy eating practices in their lives as well.

The Quality Licence Scheme, endorses high-quality, non-regulated provision and training programmes. This means that Global Edulink has undergone an external quality check to ensure that the organisation and the courses it offers, meet defined quality criteria. The completion of this course alone does not lead to a regulated qualification* but may be used as evidence of knowledge and skills gained. The Learner Unit Summary may be used as evidence towards Recognition of Prior Learning if you wish to progress your studies in this subject. To this end the learning outcomes of the course have been benchmarked at Level 2 against level descriptors published by Quality Licence Scheme, to indicate the depth of study and level of demand/complexity involved in successful completion by the learner.

This course has been endorsed by the Quality Licence Scheme for its high-quality, non-regulated provision and training programmes. This course is not regulated by Ofqual and is not an accredited qualification. We will be able to advise you on any further recognition, for example progression routes into further and/or higher education. For further information please visit the Learner FAQs on the Quality Licence Scheme website.

Why study at Global Edulink?

Global Edulink offers the most convenient path to gain skills and training that will give you the opportunity to put into practice your knowledge and expertise in an IT or corporate environment. You can study at your own pace at Global Edulink and you will be provided with all the necessary material, tutorials, qualified course instructor, narrated e-learning modules and free resources which include Free CV writing pack, free career support and course demo to make your learning experience more enriching and rewarding.

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Choose the payment method that best suits you!
  • Full package: A onetime fee of £199.00 can be paid to access this course, which includes the awarding body registration fee and assessments fee.
  • Installment basis: The total price is £208.00, from which an initial fee of £59.00 can be paid to buy the course. The remaining amount can be paid as £149.00 assessment respectively.
The course will be directly delivered to you, and you have 12 months access to the online learning platform from the date you joined the course.  The course is self-paced and you can complete it in stages, revisiting the lectures at any time.
  • Nutritional experts
  • Individuals learning healthy diet and nutrition
  • Anyone willing to learn more about healthy eating and nutrition
  • Learners should be age 19 or over, and must have a basic understanding of Maths, English, and ICT.
  • A qualification in any discipline.

In order to complete the Certificate in Healthy eating and nutrition – level 2 successfully, all students are required to complete a series of assignments. The completed assignments must be submitted via the online portal. Your instructor will review and evaluate your work and provide your feedback based on how well you have completed your assignments.

While the submission of your assignment is compulsory for you to get your Quality Licence Scheme certification, you can also receive another CPD & iAP, free e-certificate if you take a 20 multiple choice exam.

Those who successfully complete the course will be issued the Certificate in Healthy Eating and Nutrition at QLS Level 2 by the Quality Licence Scheme.

Course Code: QLS-04835

The Quality Licence Scheme is part of the Skills and Education Group, a charitable organisation that unites education and skills-orientated organisations that share similar values and objectives. With more than 100 years of collective experience, the Skills and Education Group’s strategic partnerships create opportunities to inform, influence and represent the wider education and skills sector.

The Skills and Education Group also includes two nationally recognised awarding organisations; Skills and Education Group Awards and Skills and Education Group Access. Through our awarding organisations we have developed a reputation for providing high-quality qualifications and assessments for the education and skills sector. We are committed to helping employers, organisations and learners cultivate the relevant skills for learning, skills for employment, and skills for life.

Our knowledge and experience of working within the awarding sector enables us to work with training providers, through the Quality Licence Scheme, to help them develop high-quality courses and/or training programmes for the non-regulated market.

With this level 2 certificate in Healthy eating and nutrition, you will be able to successfully embark on a career in healthy diet or nutrition. You can also use this diploma as a foundation to study further about healthy eating and nutrition or to progress substantially in your career. Following are some of the job positions you can land with this certificate, along with the average UK salary per annum according to https://www.payscale.com/career-path-planner,

  • Nutritionist – £23,457 per annum
  • Dietitian – £25,621 per annum
  • Senior healthcare assistant – £16,609 per annum
  • Healthcare consultant – £69,695 per annum
  • Healthcare assistant – £15,010 per annum
  • Nursing manager – £40,717 per annum
Common Career Paths For Senior Healthcare Assistant
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  • Repeat and rewind all your lectures and enjoy a personalised learning experience
  • Unlimited 12 months access from anywhere, anytime
  • Save time and money on travel
  • Learn at your convenience and leisure
  • Eligible for  TOTUM discount card

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Gain an Accredited UK Qualification
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Personalised Learning Experience
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Eligible for TOTUM Discount Card
UK Register of Learning Providers Reg No : 10053842

Course Curriculum

1: Explain the Principles of Healthy Eating
Explain the Principles of Healthy Eating
2: Consider the Nutritional Needs of Different People
Consider the Nutritional Needs of Different People
3: Use Nutrition Information to Plan Healthy Diets for People
Use Nutrition Information to Plan Healthy Diets for People
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    Lucas Barnes

    December 06, 2018

    The course I did was Certificate in Healthy Eating and Nutrition and I thoroughly enjoyed it. The course material was informative and to the point. I would definitely study again with this distance learning college and would definitely recommend it to someone else.

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