Course type:

Level 3 Award in Nutrition for Healthy Foods & Special Diets

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



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

DATES 2017- 2018:

  • On enquiry


  • On enquiry


  • 9:30 - 16:30

Telephone for availability: 01452 702 529 or email

How to apply for this course

Course Duration

3 Day
3 Day course
Course type:
Part Time

Why study Professional at Hartpury University Centre?

Hartpury’s Innovation, Careers and Enterprise Centre specialises in providing professional courses and apprenticeships across a wide range of sectors, from land-based, animal and equine to education, health and safety and food and drink.

These are designed to meet the needs of local employers, enabling them to source the right training at the right price to upskill their employees, as well as to provide additional qualifications to boost the skills, CVs and earning potential of our students right on their doorstep.

Our diverse team of trainers all have extensive industry experience in their specialist areas and are on hand to provide bespoke business advice, support and training.

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Thinking of postgraduate study at Hartpury?

Hartpury University Centre has an outstanding postgraduate employment history of 100% and is skilled at supporting students to progress both their interests and career aspirations. Offering postgraduate qualifications in Equine, Sport, Animal and Veterinary Physiotherapy, Hartpury provides a unique postgraduate experience.