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Kick-start your career in giving professional nutritional advice, from home!

  • Achieve a nationally recognised qualification in understanding nutrition performance and healthy eating
  • Gain an understanding of the principles of weight control
  • Develop knowledge in the function of food
  • Understand how a balanced diet is required to maximise performance
  • Gain 16 CPD points for CIMSPA membership

Course overview

This Active IQ Level 2 Award provides an excellent knowledge base in understanding nutrition performance and healthy eating and is ideal for students aspiring to become nutrition consultants, dietitians or public health nutritionists.

Course Duration

Up to 1 year.

Study Hours

Approximately 24 hours to complete.

Course Outcome

Active IQ Level 2 Award in Understanding Nutrition, Performance and Healthy Eating.

Entry Requirements

Students must be 16 years or over to enrol on this course. It is also recommended that students have basic level communication skills.


Assignments submitted to your tutor. No external examination required.

Course content

Extra info


This course is assessed by a series of assignments which are submitted to your tutor for marking. No external examination is required, so you can complete all assessed work from home.

Course Duration

This course will take approximately 24 hours to complete. Students will receive a full year to complete the course, which is a lot more time than you will need. This allows you to work at your own pace, without the pressure of tight deadlines.

Study Method

You will study this course by distance learning, which will enable you to learn when and where you want. You can study from home or at work; it is completely up to you. All your materials will be posted or sent to online, you decide. You will also receive our tutor support by email, so help is only a click away!

E-Learning System Requirements

You will need Adobe Flash Player installed on your computer, which can be downloaded free of charge from the Adobe website. You will also need to ensure your computer is able to play sound as some of the videos include audio.

Course Outcome

At the end of this course successful learners will receive an Active IQ Level 2 Award in Understanding Nutrition, Performance and Healthy Eating (qualification accreditation number (QCF) 601/2039/3).

Awarding Body

This means that you will achieve a Level 2 qualification on The Qualifications and Credit Framework (QCF) for England, Wales and Northern Ireland. In addition, you will gain 16 CPD points for your CIMSPA membership.
Active IQ are one of the UK’s leading awarding organisations for the active leisure, learning and wellbeing sector and are recognised and regulated by Ofqual, Qualifications Wales and CCEA. They design qualifications that support clearly defined career pathways for the active leisure sector.

Your qualification is accredited by Active IQ, one of the UK’s leading Ofqual approved awarding bodies in the health, fitness and active leisure sector.

CIMSPA (Chartered Institute for the Management of Sport and Physical Activity) are a professional development organisation from the United Kingdom. They work to enhance professional standards and skills in the industry by providing training, education, and qualifications to individuals working in various roles within the sector.

As a chartered institute, CIMSPA is recognised for its role in setting professional standards and supporting the career development in sport and physical activity. It strives to ensure that practitioners in the sector have the necessary knowledge, skills, and qualifications to provide high-quality services to the public.


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