Achieve a nationally recognised qualification in nutrition and health

This nutrition and health level 2 qualification explores the fundamental principles of healthy eating together with the dietary and nutritional needs of different individuals. Later in the course you will build your skills further by learning how to adopt effective food planning techniques.

This Level 2 nutrition course is popular with aspiring and established UK Fitness Professionals who are keen to offer nutritional coaching services to their clients as an extra service generating an additional income stream. It is also well suited to those seeking to broaden personal understanding of nutrition and how to improve their own lifestyle, dietary habits and holistic health.

This nationally recognised qualification contains 3 concise modules building your knowledge of nutritional habits, different nutritional needs, dietary planning and healthy lifestyle management. You will study from home, with full tutor support on hand, completing short answer workbooks to demonstrate your learning.

Includes course materials, workbooks, assessment & tutor support

Help is always on hand to help you succeed

Pay in full or spread the cost over 3 months

Full online learning with workbook assessment

A nationally recognised and NCFE endorsed certification

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At a Glance

NCFE Level 2 Award in Nutrition & Health

3 Month Payment Plan

Course Type
Entry level 2

2-4 weeks

Study Method
Distance learning
Workbook assessment

This short foundation course is perfectly suited to students who are thinking of progressing to become a nutritionist or dietician at a later date.

It is also a great way for UK Fitness Professionals to gain a nutrition qualification and build their personal training services by assisting clients with food planning, weight loss, food planning and building positive nutritional habits.

You will gain the Level 2 Award in Nutrition and Health, a nationally recognised qualification which is endorsed by the NCFE awarding body, one of the longest established awarding bodies in the UK.

Is this course for me?

You will gain an award in Nutrition and Health and acquire valuable insight into nutritional services for clients and related career pathways.

Once your course is booked we will simply arrange your enrolment and course welcome and you’re ready to start.

When qualifying with us here at the Academy of Fitness Professionals there’s also the peace of mind that course materials, tutor support, workbooks, assessments and certification fees are all included as standard.

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Our level 2 award in nutrition gives you a firm foundation in nutrition coaching

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Our level 1 short nutrition course leads to a recognised NCFE qualification

It’s the person that makes a great Nutritionist

A great Nutrition Coach uses their knowledge and inter-personal skills to help others develop positive nutritional habits that support long term health. You will be learning from qualified expert Nutrition Coaches and Personal Trainers who have many years of fitness industry experience to share with you. What’s more, your Nutrition course tutor will oversee your progress and be on hand to support your learning journey every step of the way.

4 easy steps to your health and nutrition certification

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Full Course Fees

Pay In Full & Monthly Payment Plan Options

Payment Method

Pay in full




A 20% saving on course fees

Payment Method

Pay over 3 months


£165.00 per month


Total course fees £495.00

Study three easy to follow modules within your nutrition course. Modules 1 and 2 develop your knowledge of the connection between healthy eating and nutritional needs amongst different individuals together with the role this plays in maintaining health. Module 3 then builds on your practical nutritional programme design skills. Once you’ve passed you’ll be able to help clients with their diet and weight loss goals.




Explore the principles of healthy eating


Discover how diet affects a person’s health and the role of food groups in maintaining health.




Consider the nutritional needs of a variety of individuals


Build your knowledge of how nutritional needs vary amongst individuals and the factors that create barriers to healthy eating. Explore key factors such as age, special dietary requirements, religious beliefs and allergies.




Use food and nutritional information to plan a healthy diet


Learn how to analyse diet and make recommendations for improvement.

This course contains 3 modules that are studied online with workbook assessment. There are no exams involved in gaining this certification.

When you have finished a module you fill in a workbook of short answer questions and exercises where you demonstrate your learning.

There are 3 workbooks in total and these form your level 2 Health and Nutrition course portfolio. These are designed to make sure you have understood your course materials and that you can apply them to a level 2 nutrition setting.

Plenty of help is available whilst you are studying with full access to your course tutor by phone or email.

Once you have finished your course you will be sent your certificate.

You can book your place on this course by debit or credit card online.

Choose from our pay in full and three month flexible payment options.

Once your booking is processed we will register you as a student with the Academy of Fitness Professionals and arrange your course welcome and enrolment.

You can then access your course materials and start studying your course.

The most common questions we’re asked about our Health and Nutrition Course are listed here. If your question isn’t covered, please don’t hesitate to get in touch.

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