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Level: 2

Location: Broomfield Hall

Years: 1

Weeks: 10

Hours: 2.00

Start: 07/09/2020

Days / Times:

Tuition (£): 178.00*

Interview: N

Course Summary

The aim of this qualification is to provide learners with an understanding of nutrition including the function of food, the relationship between food and health, the importance of a balanced diet, the principles of weight control and how to promote healthy eating.

Courses run for ten weeks and are scheduled to be delivered online and at Broomfield Hall on:

EA Monday: 7/09/20 - 16/11/20 

EB Friday: 4/12/20 - 26/02/21

EC Thursday: 11/03/21 - 27/05/21

The course costs £177.50

There needs to be a minimum of five candidates enrolled in order for each course to start.

Entry requirements

There are no specific entry requirements but candidates should have the literacy skills to write at a Level 2 standard.

Course Content

There is one mandatory unit:

  • Understand Nutrition, Performance and Healthy Eating

How will I be assessed?

You will be assessed via worksheets and in-class tasks.

Are there any additional costs or specialist equipment required?

There are no additional costs but to access online sessions you will need stable wifi and your own laptop.

What can I do after this course?

This qualification provides progression to a Level 2 Gym Instruction programme as well as to courses in other related areas such as Sports Massage.

Or you may be interested in these other part-time courses at DCG:

  • Level 2 Award in Safeguarding
  • Level 2 Award in Alcohol Awareness
  • Level 2 Award in Smoking Cessation
  • Level 2 Award in Mental Health 

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* Tuition - This figure is the fee to be paid if you are not entitled to any concessions.
*** Co-Tuition - This figure is the fee to be paid if you are entitled to any partial concessions.

This course is run at the Broomfield Hall Campus

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Katy Morten

Katy Morten

Ahead of the game in a sporting career

Ever since school, Katy Morten had set her heart on becoming a personal trainer.
 
By the age of just 21, she had already achieved her career goal – thanks to a sport apprenticeship programme run by Derbyshire Dales District Council in partnership with Derby College. Having secured a full-time job as an instructor at Bakewell Swimming Pool,
 
Katy particularly enjoys helping people to reach their goals – whether it be weight loss or training for a particular sporting event.

I knew I could get nationally recognised qualifications more quickly on an apprenticeship – and having lots of work experience in the industry under my belt would stand me in good stead when looking for employment. Plus, who could argue with being paid to learn? There’s a real feel-good factor to my job – just knowing you have helped someone improve their lifestyle and become happier with themselves.

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