Level 1 Nutrition and Health Course - RSPH


Level 1 Nutrition and Health Course - RSPH

This level 1 nutrition course is for those who wish to obtain a basic knowledge and understanding of human nutrition and how it affects health. Its objective is to provide learners with a basic knowledge of human nutrition and equip them with an awareness of the importance of healthy eating. It is ideal for those considering a role in the catering, hospitality or leisure industries.

In the health sector, it would be useful for health trainers, other health professionals and staff in a range of public services who need a basic knowledge of human nutrition.

The qualification provides an introduction to the importance and principles of a well-balanced diet, current public health guidance on healthy eating and the relationship between diet and health. 


The course trainer

This course is delivered by a trainer with a BSc (Hons) in nutrition, biology and dietetics. The trainer previously worked in the NHS and private sector as a dietitian and nutritionist providing dietary advise to people with e.g. obesity, diabetes, high cholesterol and food allergies. So you can be sure you are getting expert information from a fully qualified trainer.


To achieve this qualification a candidate must:

  • Understand the concept of healthy eating
  • Know the composition of a healthy balanced diet
  • Understand the role of food labelling in achieving a healthy balanced diet
  • Understand the Concept of Healthy Eating
  • Identify the Composition of a Healthy Balanced Diet
  • Understand the Role of Food Labelling in achieving a Healthy Balanced Diet 


Course information

  • Duration duration: One day
  • Ofqual qualification number: 603/2124/6
  • Assessment: Multiple-choice examination (20 MCQs) pass mark is 12 correct
  • Prerequisite:  None, but the RSPH recommends candidates to have a min level 1 in literacy and numeracy
  • Keywords: Nutrition, Health, Balance, Diet, Allergy, Labelling, Food 


Public courses @ Kitchen Tonic London, W5

  • We run public courses at our venue for anyone to attend - see dates below.
  • Cost £55pp, includes exam fees. 
  • Our courses are VAT exempt. Contact us for more information


In-house - we come to you. 

  • If you'd like this course delivered at your business location, submit a request and we will get back to you within 2 working days
  • Cost £200 plus £20pp, includes exam fees. 
  • Our courses are VAT exempt.