Level 2 Award in Health Food and Special Diets

This qualification will benefit anyone who prepares and serves food as it is designed to provide a basic understanding of nutrition and the requirements of special diets to enable the planning of well-balanced meals that have a positive impact on health. This could include chefs, kitchen porters, waiting staff, health care workers and childminders.

How long will it take?

To complete this qualification learners should expect to undertake approximately 5 hours of learning.

Topics covered

Learners will outline current nutritional guidelines for a healthy diet, describe the impact diet has on health, describe food preparation techniques that maintain the nutritional value of food and understand how to plan and provide meals for those with special diets (including medical needs, allergies, vegans, vegetarians and diets for different faiths).

Assessment Method

This qualification is assessed by a mulitple-choice examination that is available in both paper-based or e-assessment format.

COST: £60 inclusive of VAT

RDS Level 2 Award in Health Food and Special Diets includes: 1 day training, registration, certification & lunch

Accredited by Highfield Awarding Body for Compliance

Course Venue: RDS Training Centre in Hull, East Yorkshire

How do I book a place?

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Course dates in 2021:

Please get in touch if you are interested in this course – dates to be arranged

You will be required to produce proof of identity for the course and examination. ID will be required on the day of training. Without the ID you will NOT BE ALLOWED to take the examination.  As an example you could bring your driving licence, bus pass, passport, bank card etc.

If you would like to reserve a place on the course, we MUST receive FULL payment 10 days in ADVANCE of first day of course to secure your place. Places are allocated on receipt of payment.

The cost of the course includes: 1 day training, registration, certification and lunch.

What Next…

As soon as your payment has been received you will receive a confirmation letter with directions to the training venue.

Should you have any queries before or during your training, please do not hesitate to contact us and we will be happy to assist.

CALL NOW to discuss the Level 2 Award in Health Food and Special Diets

+44 (0)1482 228 113 / 07714 135193 or email info@rdstraining.co.uk