RSPH Level 1 Award in Nutrition and Health

Qualification suitable for learners to have basic knowledge about Nutrition, Health and Wellbeing

Regulated by Ofqual/CCEA 

Ofqual Qualification Number: 603/2124/6

This qualification is on The Education and Skills Funding Agency list of qualifications approved for funding.

The qualification covers the basic knowledge about human nutrition and its affects on health and wellbeing.

Holders of this qualification will have information and understanding of principles of a well-balanced diet in relation to current public health as well as the importance of healthy eating.

Guided Learning Hours: 8, TQT: 8. This Level 2 qualification covers

Summary of Outcomes:

Unit: Award in Nutrition for Health Unit Level: 1

1. Understand the concept of healthy eating,

2. Know the composition of a healthy balanced diet

3. Understand the role of food labelling in achieving a healthy balanced diet,

Progression Opportunities:

On completion of this qualification, learners will be able to gain employment within the health sector, 

Successful candidates can also progress on to further qualifications, such as:

The RSPH Level 2 Award in Nutrition for Health


Special Needs:

Candidates with special assessment needs should consult