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VTCT Level 3 Award in Nutrition for Physical Activity - Online Learning

Subject Area
Sport & Uniformed Service
Start Date
January 2023
Study Mode
Evening
Duration
14 Weeks
Entry Requirements
Level 2 Certificate in Fitness Instructing or equivalent.

The VTCT Level 3 Award in Nutrition for Physical Activity is an online qualification that has been designed to enhance the knowledge of nutrition for physical activity.

Entry requirements

Level 2 Certificate in Fitness Instructing or equivalent.

Course units

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.

Assessments

Evidence in the portfolio may take the following forms:

  • Observed work
  • Witness statements
  • Audio-visual media
  • Evidence of prior learning or attainment
  • Written questions
  • Oral questions
  • Assignments
  • Case studies

All evidence should be documented in the portfolio and cross referenced to unit outcomes.

Course fees

£280

Course progression

On completion of this qualification you will be able to progress to the following VTCT qualifications

  • Level 3 Certificate in Personal Training
  • Level 3 Certificate in Sports Massage Therapy

Dates & course durations

TBC January 2023, Tuesday evenings, 6.00pm-9.00pm.

Study methods

This course is an online course which requires study from home (online learning).

Facilities

This course is an online course which requires study from home (online learning). You will need access to a PC/laptop and suitable Wi-Fi to access teaching and learning.

Additional costs

You will need access to a PC/laptop and suitable Wi-Fi to access teaching and learning.

Career progression

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).

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