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Vegetarian & Vegan Nutrition Consultant

My Distance Learning College


The vegetarian and vegan diet will soon reach the point where one in ten people will consume it in one form or another. As research continues to validate the many health promoting advantages, My Distance Learning College brings you a unique course that can put you in a very special position.

Diet can aid recovery, or help in the maintenance of all conditions of ill health. The vegetarian and vegan diets are at the cutting edge of nutritional therapy, and an invaluable aid to all involved in health.


The value of this course is broad. It is intended to give a solid foundation into the principles and values of meat free nutrition. It will aid therapists of all camps to improve their treatment plans effectively. Anyone involved in the sports field will find the course invaluable, as will others in many related fields.


Although the course covers all areas of vegetarian and vegan nutrition, the main emphasis is on healing through meat free treatment plans. Areas such as sports nutrition and bodybuilding are also covered. All therapists, as well as those involved in sports, medical and food areas, will gain much from this course.

This course covers:

  • History
  • Types of diet
  • Reasons for
  • Breaking the myth
  • The facts on protein, B12, etc.
  • Health of the client
  • Risks of flesh foods
  • Fasting
  • Detoxification
  • Pregnancy
  • Young middle and older years
  • Super foods
  • Nutritional therapy plans
  • Incorporating veggie/vegan diets into your practice
  • Sport and bodybuilding


On completion of your course, you will receive two qualifications:

Vegetarian & Vegan Nutrition Consultant Diploma

Vegetarian & Vegan Nutrition Consultant Diploma issued by My Distance Learning College, entitling you to use the letters SAC Dip after your name.

NCFE Level 3 Vegetarian & Vegan Nutrition Consultant Award

This Course leads to an NCFE Level 3 Award Certificate for successful learners. That means that it is independently accredited at a level of learning equivalent to level 3 on the National Qualifications Framework (NQF) for England, Wales and Northern Ireland (in which case GCSE's are at levels 1 and 2 and A Levels are at level 3). In accrediting the program at level 3, NCFE attests that its learning outcomes are at an equivalent level to a level 3 national qualification.

This award has been designed by My Distance Learning College to meet specific learners' or employers' requirements. Accreditation by NCFE is a guarantee of quality. It means that this learning program has been scrutinized and approved by an independent panel of experienced educational professionals and is quality audited biannually by NCFE.


After each lesson there will be a question paper, which needs to be completed and submitted to your personal tutor for marking. This method of continual assessment ensures that your personal tutor can consistently monitor your progress and provide you with assistance throughout the duration of the course.

course quick facts
course code DED9284
cost $387.00
estimated time to
complete course
120 Hours
course materials
365 Days