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Healing Courses for Health

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Health and Nutrition counsellors and nutrition advisors are becoming more and more in demand. Recommended for health practitioner or anyone wishing to learn more about balanced nutrition advise.

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Accredited Diploma in Health and Nutrition

This course has been taken by many students whom already work in the health sector such as carers and nurses. However you do not need any previous experience to study this natural Health and Nutrition course. As more and more people are now concerned and more open to healthy living this course will offer your clients practical and educational tips in healthy eating and important nutrition and enable you to offer good sound advice. If wishing to work as a health counsellor then you may also like to see our Vegan & Vegetarian Health Course.

Some of the things you will learn in this course are:-

  • The importance of Human development & Global Health
  • Physical development and how to measure growth
  • Environmental factors that can affect our health and well-being
  • Understanding biological and genetic factors and how they affect our development
  • Good nutrition advise for both adults, children and the elderly
  • Nutritions for the human body including topics on carbohydrates, fats and proteins
  • Offering advise in pregnancy
  • The importance of certain minerals and vitamins
  • How to complete a client consultation and treatment card
  • Professional Ethics for practitioners
  • We take a further look at one of the nations biggest killers and gain more understanding of cardiovascular disease
  • Understanding RDIs
  • Learn about Diabetes Type 1 & 2 & HIV

Accreditation
When students have successfully passed this advanced level course examination, they are issued with a Diploma that is recognised by the International Practitioners of Holistic Medicine (IPHM) the  (AADP)  and (IICT) Graduates of which will then be eligible to apply to be board certified holistic health practitioner. You can also purchase this course as part of our holistic package offers with savings of over 50%

Study Time Approx 50-60hrs

Testimonials

This course was very concise and packed full of helpful and useful information that I have now been able to incorporate in my practice as a natural health practitioner. I feel more confident offering my clients good advise on their nutritional needs and requirements. Catherine Grimshaw - Australia Thoroughly enjoyed the Health & Fitness course and delighted that everything my mother taught me growing up appears to be true in terms of the diet and lifestyle I was brought up with. The course notes reinforced a lot of what I had been taught throughout life but also expanded my knowledge. Would thoroughly recommend for anyone!! Tania Thomas – Pembroke – UK  

Additional Information

When you enrol in this Online Health & Nutrition Practitioner Course you will also receive a diploma which is included in the cost and this will aid your progression and enhance your career as a health professional. You will also learn many convertible skills that can aid you with various employment prospects. By learning and possessing skills in this subject you will find further useful tools to help yourself and others.  This is a great addition to the journey for anyone who is considering working in or is already working in the field of health and wellbeing. Part 1 Lesson 1
  • How the concept of health is more commonly viewed
  • Global Health
  • 6 elements deemed essential for primary healthcare
Lesson 2
  • Human development
  • Growth development of the brain and functions
  • Psychosocial/Emotional charts showing development throughout life
  • Charts showing physical development
Lesson 3
  • How physical growth can be measured
  • Negative environmental factors that affect human development and health
  • Genetic and biological factors in human development
Part 2 Lesson 4
  • Nutrition in adults, children, and elderly
  • Supplements in pregnancy
  • Awareness of the human body getting nutrients
Lesson 5
  • Carbohydrates
  • Proteins
  • Fats
  • How are fats classified
  • Their positive and negative effects
Lesson 6
  • Where most of the minerals and vitamins are found to maintain good health
  • Benefits of adequate liquid intake
  • Further information about nutrition’s and minerals
Part 3 Lesson 7
  • Food choices throughout life
  • Recommended dietary intake
  • How developments in technology have changed eating habits
Lesson 8
  • Important factors in disease prevention
  • Difference between type 1 and type 2 diabetes
  • Cardiovascular disease
  • What are RDIs
Lesson 9
  • Understanding HIV
Course Overview When students have successfully completed the Distance Learning Health and Nutrition Course and passed the examination they can then introduce health and nutrition practice as part of their therapy or as a standalone profession. You will receive an accredited Diploma on successful completion.