Focus Awards Level 3 Award In Nutrition for Physical Activity (RQF)

Focus Awards Level 3 Award In Nutrition for Physical Activity (RQF)

(QRN – 601/4710/6)


Qualification Overview

The Focus Awards Level 3 Award in Nutrition for Physical Activity (RQF) aims to provide the learner with the knowledge and skills to confidently offer nutritional advice to clients within the fitness sector. This qualification will enable learners to analyse their clients’ nutritional habits and learn how to set realistic goals to help improve weight management and encourage healthy eating.

Qualification Structure

Learners must achieve the following mandatory units to achieve a total of 6 credits.

Learner Entry Requirements

There are no specific entry requirements for this qualification; however, it is recommended that learners hold the Level 2 Certificate in Fitness Instructing (or equivalent).

Progression Routes

Learners wishing to progress from this qualification can undertake the following qualifications:
  • Level 3 Certificate in Personal Training
  • Level 3 Diploma in Personal Training
  • Level 3 Diploma for Outdoor Learning

Age Ranges

Entry is at the discretion of the centre; however, learners should be a minimum of 16 years old to undertake the qualification.

Geographical Coverage

This qualification has been accredited for use in England and Northern Ireland.

Qualification Specification

To view the Qualification Specification please click here.

Unit Title Unit Ref Level GLH Credit
Applying the principles of nutrition to a physical activity programme L/600/9054 3 40 6

Sports, Leisure and Recreation