This course investigates the human digestive process, the use of vitamins, minerals, essential fatty acids, tissue salts and herbal supplementation. Approaches to diets and specific nutritional needs as well as how disease can be controlled through nutrition. We also look at the interaction of nutrition supplements with drugs, and how important the alkaline balance of the body is for the body’s health and wellbeing. The course consists of three attendance days plus home study.
The Natural Food School
Tel: 01363 82794
5 Element Nutrition blends together Natural Nutrition, the 5 elements, and Kinesiology. You will learn about the energy of food and nutrition, and crucially how to integrate this information with a kinesiology approach. This will lead to a deeper understanding of nutrition in your kinesiology sessions. The course is supported by an indepth workbook which gives you the facts on nutrition, anatomy & physiology (relevant to nutrition) and staying healthy with the seasons. The course consists of four attendance days plus home study.
A very well researched and full course including holistic and naturopathic principles and cleansing techniques along with thorough nutritional information. The course includes addictions and intolerances. It uses psychological approaches, kinesiology, Icons from Optimum Health Balance and Tapping Techniques to uncover the priority 'stuck' patterns and release the associated stress. It runs over 3 days (in two modules, 2 days & 1 day) plus homestudy.
This course has been KF recognised in August 2016 and meets the KF's requirement as Nutrition Core Subject. The panel assessing the course for the KF are overall very impressed with this course on many levels and summarise it as an excellent course meeting the criteria required by the KF and more.
Mandala Complementary Studies
"Llanddewi", Cefn Gorwydd, Llangammarch Wells
Powys, Wales, LD4 4DN
Tel: 01591 610792
This course provides a broad based background in Nutrition and leads to a certificate in Nutrition Advice. The course can be done as a fully tutored, part tutored/part correspondence, or full correspondence course. The course comes with a textbook and each module also comes with an information booklet and workbook. Audio files of the taught days are also available on request by participants completing the course by either method.
This course is also mapped to the NOCN/QCF units 'Understanding Nutrition and Weight Management' and 'Understanding Nutrition and Healthy Eating'.
Accreditation of prior learning (APL) - minimum 45 notional hours
If you already hold one of the following you can apply for accreditation of prior learning from your head of Advanced Kinesiology (see Advanced Kinesiology training options for the names and details of heads of Advanced Kinesiology):
ITEC Courses to credit level
Local colleges of education (if courses contain assessed home study and tuition)
Certificates from the following providers do not meet the current requirements - BSY (British School of Yoga), SNHS (School of Natural Health Sciences), Stonebridge College.