Health workers, career-changers, those returning to the workforce and others with a passion for food and nutrition now have the opportunity to build a career and great prospects in their chosen field.
Providing broad-based health knowledge as well as specialist skills in nutrition and dietetics, this self-paced open learning course is the ideal foundation for working as a skilled assistant to a nutritionist or other health professional. Meal and menu planning, nutrition education support and case management are just a few of the valuable skills that you will learn.
Featuring the flexibility and student support that is Open Colleges' hallmark, this distance education course has been developed by a leading accredited practising dietitian and gives you the added benefit of Nutrition Australia membership. In just 18 months or less you could gain a nationally recognised qualification and be ready to pursue a variety of roles in allied health, nutrition or dietetics. Alternatively, you may choose to build your career with further qualifications in nutrition, allied health or nursing.
Students are required to enroll via Cengage Education's website and pay for their course via Cengage Education's secured payment system.
Open Colleges is a dual sector Higher Education Institution and a Registered Training Organisation offering certificates, diplomas, and short courses via correspondence learning. As a Nationally recognised provider, the courses offered by Open Colleges are mainly nationally recognised and accredited. Many of Open Colleges courses are Austudy and/or Abstudy approved.
Open Colleges' courses allow you to undertake a self-paced educational journey with its fully online/correspondence education services.
Open Colleges has an affiliation with employment services company Adecco Australia. Students wishing to seek full and/or part time employment in their chosen field, can contact Adecco Australia on completion of their qualification.