Level 3 Award In Nutrition for Physical Activity (part time day)
|Start Date:||24 February 2021|
|Funding information:||Course costs apply (No VAT).|
|Duration:||6 weeks, 5 hours p/week|
Course OverviewThis qualification has been designed to enhance knowledge of nutrition for physical activity. It is approved and supported by Skills Active, the sector skills council for active leisure and learning. 6 weeks, 5 hours p/week, Mondays 4-9pm.
In this qualification you will develop your knowledge and understanding of the principles of nutrition, key guidelines, nationally recommended practice, the relationship between nutrition and physical activity, how to collect and use nutritional information, and the principles of nutritional goal setting. You will also develop the skills and techniques needed to collect and analyse nutritional information, and apply nutrition to an exercise and physical activity programme in support of client goals.
You will need a good level of English and maths (Level 2 or equivalent). You should also have some prior understanding of sport, health or leisure through courses or work experience.
Successful completion of this qualification will enhance your employability within the sport and active leisure industry and is recognised as Continuing Professional Development (CPD) by the Register of Exercise Professionals (REPs)