Nutrition for Physical Activity

Learners will develop the knowledge and understanding of the principles of nutrition, key guidelines, nationally recommended practice, the relationship between nutrition and physical activity, how to collect and use nutritional information, and the principles of nutritional goal setting. Learners will also develop the skills and techniques needed to collect and analyse nutritional information, and apply nutrition to an exercise and physical activity programme in support of client goals.

Course Aim

The VTCT Level 3 Award in Nutrition for Physical Activity is a qualification that has been designed to enhance your knowledge of nutrition for physical activity.


Course Tutors

All our course tutors are highly knowledgable and have extensive expereince in their chosen fields. You will expereince a very learner centred approach in your journey of kowledge with us.


Certification Awarded

VTCT Level 3 Award in Designing Physical Activity Programmes for Older Adults


Ideally candidates should be:

Candidates must hold a relevant Gym Instruction qualification to participate in this course.


Career Progression

This qualification will further enhance your career in the health and fitness industry and enable you to specialise in the area of nutrition.

Course Content

Applying the principles of nutrition to a physical activity programme

Training Schedule


Start Date:


End Date:



This is a blended learnering course with theory being delivered online and practical face to face.

Contact Details

Maltings Training Ltd. Maltings House, Coote Street, Portlaoise, Co Laois

Maltings eLearning Academy