Level 2 Nutrition and Health

The purpose of the qualification is to increase the learner’s knowledge and understanding of nutrition and healthy eating. It covers the following areas: principles of healthy eating; nutritional needs of a variety of individuals; using food and nutrition information to plan a healthy diet; principles of weight management; eating disorders and food safety for the home environment.


This qualification consists of 4 knowledge only units


This qualification is achieved through a combination of practical tasks related to planning healthy meals and demonstrating underpinning knowledge through answering questions