Nutritional Specialist Diploma – Level 3

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Nutritional Specialist Diploma – Level 3:

Nutritional Specialist Diploma – Level 3

Course Overview

Nobody can deny that nutrition and fitness are very important among those who are interested in staying fit and eating healthy. A Nutritional Specialist can work in a variety of settings, which include: gyms, health food stores, corporations, and hospitals.

You will find several Nutrition courses accessible through Global Edulink, all of which are essential to your career and education in health and fitness – particularly as obesity has become a big concern today.

The Nutritional Specialist Diploma enables students and fitness experts to present nutritional and weight management advice to clients. The Diploma consists of many useful modules.

Further, the Nutritional Specialist Diploma offers a chance for nutrition or food science graduates, technical professionals and working adults who have no formal training to enhance their abilities and offer qualified manpower to meet the challenging needs of the food and nutrition related market.

Having a diploma in this industry enables you to discover the underlying basics for a good health. It opens doors to careers such as: nutritional counselling, sports medicine, as well as natural health careers. Further, having this diploma will not just change your life for the better, but the lives of other people as well. Thus, if you enjoy learning about healthy living, as well as helping others, then this course will be the right choice for you.

Who is it for?

  • Anyone hoping to work in the nutrition and health industry.

Course Curriculum

  1. Basic Principles Of Nutrition
  2. Nutrition And Life Cycle Stages
  3. Energy Balance, The Body And The Chemical Composition Of Nutrients
  4. Nutritional Biochemistry
  5. Nutrition-Related Physiology
  6. Digestion & Nutrient Absorption
  7. Metabolism Of Nutrients
  8. Carbohydrates In Health & Nutrition
  9. Role Of Protein’s In Nutrition
  10. Role Of Lipids In Health & Nutrition
  11. Discover Vitamins In Nutrition
  12. The Role Of Minerals In Nutrition
  13. Meeting Nutrient Requirements
  14. Nutritional Assessment Methods
  15. Clinical Intervention & Monitoring Techniques
  16. Nutrient And Drug Interactions
  17. Behavior Optimization And Dietary Therapeutics
  18. The Risk Of Eating Disorders To Nutrition And Professional Issues In Nutrition
  19. The Risk Of Eating Disorders And Professional Issues Within Nutrition


Successful candidates will be awarded Diploma in Nutritional Specialist – Level 3.

Career Paths:

This course enables you to become:

  • Pediatric Nutrition Specialist
  • Home Health Care Nutrition Specialist
  • Sports Nutrition Specialist
  • Nutrition Educators
  • Herbalist
  • Nutritional Counselors
  • Public Health Nutritionist
  • Private Practice/Consultant
  • Clinical Nutritionist
  • Community Nutritionist
  • Management Dietitian

Benefits you will gain:

  • High-quality e-learning study materials and mock exams.
  • Tutorials/materials from the industry leading experts.
  • 24/7 Access to the Learning Portal.
  • The benefit of applying for NUS extra Discount Card.
  • Recognised Accredited Qualification.
  • Excellent customer service and administrative support.

Additional entry requirements

There are no specific entry requirements. However, it would be useful to have acquired some experience in a related field, for example, life science, food science or nutrition science, but not essential. Learners should be ages 16 or over to undertake the qualification. Basic understanding of English language, literacy, numeracy and ICT are required to attend this course.

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Non-accredited external qualification


UK qualification

This course is offered to anyone in the world, but its qualification is only relevant in this country.

Study Hours:

20 hours


BeginnerIntermediate Advanced

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Course type:

Online course

Total time for completion:

365 days

£149 ( 0% off )

per course

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