Health and Nutrition

£150.00

WOOCS 2.2.8
  • Learn the essentials of well-being and functional Nutrition
  • Self paced – Study from home – No attendance required
  • Full tutor support offered – Access to student video library
  • Download now for immediate start
  • All latest diets including Keto, The Paleo, Keto, Atkins, Gluten free, Slimming world and Weight watchers, low fat and Mediterranean diets covered.
  • Career opportunity – Work as a Functional Nutrition  Therapist – Health and nutrition Practitioner -Nutritionist coach, Health Counselor etc.

Accredited Diploma in Functional Nutrition

(Plus free Vegan & Vegetarian Course when you order from this page)

Do you have an interest in diet, lifestyle and nutrition and the impact of these on health?  Order and make payment in full and we will send you the Vegan & Vegetarian course FREE

Perhaps you already have a basic knowledge of nutrition and want to understand how it can be used to improve overall health.

This course is designed to provide you with insight into the role of diet, lifestyle and nutrition in a functional capacity.

This Diet, Lifestyle and Functional Nutrition course will develop your understanding of the role of diet and lifestyle and their impact on overall health.  It will enable you to work with clients to help them to identify potential allergens and intolerance’s, assist them with planning and implementing a diet plan to positively impact health and allow you to recommend or refer clients for clinical diagnoses of underlying health conditions.

What is Functional Medicine? – Functional nutrition looks at the root cause of underlying chronic disease and allows you to work with clients to improve their overall health in a practical setting.  You will develop an understanding of what is really meant by a balanced diet, you will understand a range of diets and how they improve health and you will have a full understanding of what functional nutrition is and why it can be so effective

The course is broken down into three parts:

Part one is about different diets, understanding what nutrition is and the functions of the macro and micro nutrients.

Part two is about the role of diet and nutrition in different chronic diseases and conditions including the impact of other lifestyle factors on overall health.

Part three is about functional nutrition, what it is and how it can be used.

Functional Nutrition is one component of functional medicine and cannot be practiced in isolation of clinical input but this course will allow you to have a full understanding of the role of functional nutrition in achieving improved health and as a professional working in nutrition, will provide you with a detailed insight into this ground-breaking field. Full details can be found under additional information.

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

  • A good understanding of both nutrition and functional nutrition & diet
    The science behind many popular diets
    How to use function nutrition to help clients with a many illnesses including
    Heart disease, diabetes, gluten intolerance, autoimmune disease, osteoporosis and many more disturbing health issues facing everyone in the 20th century
  • Accreditation
    When students have successfully passed the examination, they are issued with a Diploma that is recognised by the International Practitioners of Holistic Medicine (IPHM) 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%

Testimonials

This updated functional nutrition course is packed full of relevant information for the times we live in now and covers all the most popular diets and the problems we face with solutions offered for our modern diets and Issues – A- Cooke UK

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

 

 

Additional Information

PART 1 COVERS

balanced diet
understanding nutrition & diet
The science behind different diets including
The Paleo Diet
Keto, Atkins Diet
The Mediterranean Diet
The Vegan Diet
Gluten Free Diet
Weight watchers/Slimming world Diets
Low Fat Diets

Macronutrients & Proteins
Table of Complementary Proteins
Combinations to create complete proteins
Carbohydrates
Understanding different Fats
Vitamins
Folic acid
Niacin
Riboflavin
Thiamine
Minerals
Self Check questions

PART 2 COVERS
Health issues including:
Obesity
Diabetes
Cardiovascular Disease
Cancer
Dental Disease
Osteoporosis
Epilepsy
Alzheimer,s
Autoimmune Disease
Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
ME
Fibromyalgia
Celiac Disease
Leaky Gut

Excercise
Risks from Alcohol & Smoking
Self Check Questions

PART 3 COVERS
What is Functional Nutrition
How to use Functional Nutrition
Diet review
How gather necessary information
Example of a diet and nutrition journal (print off for clients)
Self check questions

You will find easy to follow instructions throughout the course and once you have completed it, you can apply for your fully accredited and insurable diploma.  Study time is aprox 30-50 hrs or 160hrs including case studies.

“Let food be thy medicine.  Let medicine be thy food”.

Hippocrates

 

Exam Information

Do I need to complete an Exam?

No, only request and complete an exam if you require your accredited qualification.

When should I request my exam paper?

You should only request this when you have completed and understood all your course material fully and have prepared your case studies. Details will be sent to you with your course material, including a link to the Student Video library. Any exams should be requested within two years of course purchase.

Do I need to complete a case study?

Case studies are an important part of your training and it is recommended that you practice on family and friends as much as possible whilst learning. You should complete a minimum of 5 case studies that you feel confident with before working with members of the public.

What does my exam entail?

There is no pressure or clock to watch when taking your exam as you will have 7 days in which to complete before sending it back to be marked. Your exam will have a number of questions, some multiple choice and also space to write up a case study. Finally, there is a short questionnaire that we ask all student kindly to complete.

How do I request an exam?

If you have a customer account, you can sign in here, then head to your Orders page and click Request an Exam for the course you have purchased. If you do not have a customer account, you can request your exam by manually entering your credentials and the course on this page.

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