Adult Skills and Community Learning

This course gives you knowledge of diets and nutrition, and  an understanding of how making small changes in what we eat has a positive impact upon our long-term health.

It's ideal for anyone who's involved in health care, education, selling food or fitness.

Length of course

One day

Course content

  • Food, nutrition, healthy eating and a healthy diet
  • Fluid, nutrients, energy and food groups
  • Proteins, fats, carbohydrates, vitamins and minerals
  • Digestion and absorption
  • Nutrition and life stages, malnutrition and special diets
  • Food intolerances and allergies
  • Vulnerable groups
  • Assessment by a multiple-choice examination

Entry requirements

No previous knowledge is required

Course fees

The cost of the course is £65 which includes all tuition and registration fees.

If you receive certain benefits you may be entitled to a fee reduction or remission. See our information about paying for a course for details.

How to apply

Contact us online for more information or to book your place.

What our learners say

  • Over 95% of our adult learners say they would recommend us to family or friends.
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  • 90% of our adult skills learners achieved their qualification.
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  • In 2017-18 our learners achieved over 1700 certificates between Entry level to Level 2.
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  • In 2017-18 we enrolled almost 4000 learners across 17 different subject areas.
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