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The Role of a Nutritionist


What is the Role of a Nutritionist?

What is the role of a nutritionist? Professional nutritionists enjoy a uniquely rewarding career, dedicated solely to improving the health, wellbeing and everyday lives of others. Diet and nutrition are directly linked with every aspect of human health. Which in turn means that the impact an experienced nutritionist can have on their lives of those they work with is limitless. As the world’s collective interest in health and nutrition grows, so too does demand for the skills and talents of capable nutritionists. In short, there has never been a better time to explore this incredible profession and take the first steps toward becoming qualified.

Explore the role of the professional nutritionist with this inspiring tutorial. Find out what it is the nutritionist offers in terms of products, services and advice to clients. Study the core qualities of a good nutritionist, the history of the profession and why the field has never been more relevant. Learn how to produce a food diary, take accurate measurements and assist those looking to lose and manage weight in the healthiest way possible.



  • Discuss the role and importance of a Nutritionist in a society.
  • Explores the stages involved in the implementation of dietary advice and the consultation process.

Programme Content


  • Qualities of a Good Nutritionist
  • Why is Dietary Advice Important?
  • History and Tradition  
  • Barriers to  Understanding
  • What Happens in a Nutrition Consultation?
  • Weight Reduction
  • The Food Diary
  • Measurements
  • Nutrition Education Material

Target Audience

  • Confident , self motivated and passionate candidates
  • Nurses, cares and health workers seeking for CPD
  • Nutrition advisors looking to expand knowledge and skills
  • Candidates looking to enhance their CVs
  • Anyone interested in developing knowledge about nutrition


No prior knowledge is required to take this unit.


  • Participants:8 - 400
  • Duration: 2 - 3 hours
  • Participation:Only collaborative

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Course Duration 10 Hours
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