Hartpury College

Level 3 Award in Nutrition for Healthy Foods & Special Diets


Course Overview

After completing this qualification you will have a good understanding of the importance of balanced diets, the nutrient composition of food, nutritional needs of individuals and the preparation, presentation and promotion of healthy meals and diets.

Who should attend?

This qualification is suitable for people working in catering and others who are in a position to promote healthy nutrition. It is relevant for employees of health-related companies, and for people working in the health, caring or teaching professions that might have a role in the promotion of healthy eating or the preparation of meals, menus and diets.

What does the course cover:

Understand the importance and principles of balanced diets

Understand food labelling and nutritional information

Understand special dietary needs

Understand how to plan and promote healthier food choices

Entry Requirements


It is recommended that candidates already possess a Level 2 Award in Nutrition, or equivalent qualification, before studying for the Level 3 Award.

In Brief


3 Days

Tuition fees

Cost of course is £190


Dates to be arranged on request, group bookings

When should I apply

Please call our short course enquiries on 01452 702529 for more information

or to book onto the course please call our short course bookings on 01452 702529

How to apply

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