Health Courses

Aged Care Duration icon 100 hours Qualification icon Statement of Attainment Lessons icon 9 lessons

 AGED CARE ONLINE COURSE

Learn to care for the Elderly

Explore the complex range of emotional issues that confront the elderly - from dealing with the loss of a spouse to relationships with children and grandchildren... and much more. This course was written by tutors highly qualified and experienced in the field of Psychology.

...a course for anyone working in aged care services; or simply seeking to improve their knowledge and skills to better help the elderly.

 

 

Learning methods available: This course can be studied Online Online This course can be studied through E-Learning E-Learning Read more & enrol: Aged Care

Anatomy and Physiology (Human Biology 1A) Duration icon 100 hours Qualification icon Statement of Attainment Lessons icon 6 lessons

 Comprehensive Introductory Course in Human Biology

  • Learn about Anatomy and Physiology by Distance Learning
  • Flexible study - study where and when best suits you
  • Option to study either online, or using printed notes, or a CD
  • Options for further, more advanced studies for any students who choose to continue beyond this course 

This course provides you with the knowledge basis to a career in Human Health and Wellbeing. You will understand what is a human body, how it works.

This course is designed for people working or looking to work in the health care industry, or for people who want to have the basic knowledge of human anatomy and physiology.

This course is the FOUNDATION for understanding the human body; and the first step toward further studies or a career in health services or fitness industries. It provides credit toward qualifications in many things, including naturopathy, fitness, health etc.

Learning methods available: This course can be studied Online Online This course can be studied through E-Learning E-Learning Read more & enrol: Anatomy and Physiology (Human Biology 1A)

Aromatherapy Duration icon 100 hours Qualification icon Statement of Attainment Lessons icon 8 lessons

AROMATHERAPY ONLINE COURSE

Aromatic Oils Can Affect Your Wellbeing

This course provides an introduction to the safe use of Aromatherapy oils. The course is suitable for those wanting to use Aromatherapy in the home, or for those working in a related discipline.

Learning methods available: This course can be studied Online Online This course can be studied through E-Learning E-Learning Read more & enrol: Aromatherapy

Cardiorespiratory Health Duration icon 100 hours Qualification icon Statement of Attainment Lessons icon 7 lessons

CARDIORESPIRATORY HEALTH

ONLINE COURSE

Gain an insight and understanding of how your cardiovascular and respiratory systems work together to oxygenate cells and remove carbon dioxide from your body. 

Understand how the systems are regulated in both resting and active states and learn how different conditions can affect your cardiorespiratory performance.  An ideal course for anyone with an introductory knowledge of human biology who is keen to expand their understand of these vital body systems.

Learning methods available: This course can be studied Online Online This course can be studied through E-Learning E-Learning Read more & enrol: Cardiorespiratory Health

Cellular Biology Duration icon 100 hours Qualification icon Statement of Attainment Lessons icon 10 lessons

 CELLULAR BIOLOGY ONLINE STUDY

This is an important foundation course for all people interested in human health studies. The cell is the basic unit of life. Its knowledge is most essential to understand how life works for higher animals and plants.

Student Comment:

"the course was better than I expected" "I am studying a Bachelor of Health Science next year at university. I gained far more knowledge from this course than I expected."  J.McEwan

Learning methods available: This course can be studied Online Online This course can be studied through E-Learning E-Learning Read more & enrol: Cellular Biology

Child & Baby Nutrition Duration icon 100 hours Qualification icon Statement of Attainment

CHILD AND BABY NUTRITION DISTANCE LEARNING COURSE   

This course covers pre-pregnancy stage to adolescent nutrition in great detail.

It contains unique information, researched by highly qualified health scientists and an ideal course for people working with or wanting to work with children, people in the healthcare industry or for mothers wanting to enhance their knowledge for their own child’s nutrition.

 "I thoroughly enjoyed this course. I had not studied for the past 10 years and was a little apprehensive. The staff were very supportive, their feedback was always valuable and response time was extremely prompt. This course has given me a new desire to keep learning. I never knew learning could be so enjoyable. I am looking forward to my next learning experience through ACS". Rhonda Rae - former ACS Student

Learning methods available: This course can be studied Online Online This course can be studied through E-Learning E-Learning Read more & enrol: Child & Baby Nutrition

Foundations for Physiotherapy -Muscles and Movement Duration icon 100 hours Qualification icon Statement of Attainment Lessons icon 8 lessons

LEARN ABOUT MUSCLES BY DISTANCE EDUCATION

  • Learn how humans sense the world around them then move in response to those senses.
  • Gain a foundation for working in sport and fitness services, physiotherapy, chiropractic and complimentary medicine support

It shows with practical examples how our body is able to move and how to improve flexibility, performance and posture. The course guides you to a better understanding of the operation of muscles and nerves, in movements and reactions observed in the body.

This course covers: nerves, the nervous system, motor skills, structure and function of skeletal muscle, muscular strength, endurance and flexibility.

Learning methods available: This course can be studied Online Online This course can be studied through E-Learning E-Learning Read more & enrol: Foundations for Physiotherapy -Muscles and Movement

Foundations Of Human Nutrition -Human Nutrition I Duration icon 100 hours Qualification icon Statement of Attainment Lessons icon 9 lessons

HUMAN NUTRITION ONLINE COURSE
 
What is a Healthy Food Choice?
 
 
Comments from ACS Student: Because I am expanding my knowledge and the things I am learning in this course I can use in everyday life as well, for example, when it comes to making food choices, I think back to what I have learned in this course and think about how certain foods can benefit me and my body. I am getting feedback about how I am progressing, both negative and positive points which help me to improve and also give me confidence in what I am doing and also motivate me. S. Ryan, Australia - Human Nutrition 1
 
 
This course provides an understanding of the sources, actions, and interactions of nutrients from the food that we consume. Looking at the balance of the nutrients in foods and what makes up a balanced diet. Excellent for anyone interested in nutrition and health for themselves or to help or counsel others.
Learning methods available: This course can be studied Online Online This course can be studied through E-Learning E-Learning Read more & enrol: Foundations Of Human Nutrition -Human Nutrition I

Human Nutrition II Duration icon 100 hours Qualification icon Statement of Attainment Lessons icon 10 lessons

 STUDY HUMAN NUTRITION ONLINE YOUR OWN PACE

Learn to select and prepare food for a healthier diet.

This course covers the elements of vitamins and minerals and teaches you how to develop a well balanced diet. It can be taken alone or to build on the information learned in Nutrition I.

Learning methods available: This course can be studied Online Online This course can be studied through E-Learning E-Learning Read more & enrol: Human Nutrition II

Human Nutrition III (Disease & Nutrition) Duration icon 100 hours Qualification icon Statement of Attainment Lessons icon 8 lessons

LEARN ABOUT FOOD INTOLERANCE AND DETOXIFICATION

This course explains the principles of food intolerance, detoxification, food combining and dietary programs.

It explores information on the management of foods to optimize health as well as covering different ways of eating, food toxicity, and detoxification. This course completes the knowledge build up in Nutrition I and II, and also can stand alone as a nutrition programs course.

Learning methods available: This course can be studied Online Online This course can be studied through E-Learning E-Learning Read more & enrol: Human Nutrition III (Disease & Nutrition)

Medical Language Duration icon 100 hours Qualification icon Statement of Attainment

MEDICAL TERMINOLOGY ONLINE COURSE  

DO YOU NEED TO COMMUNICATE WITH DOCTORS AND PATIENTS?

A special course designed for people working or wishing to work in medical environments, with no medical training, to develop skills to communicate clearly and effectively using medical terminology.

This course is relevant to anyone working or wishing to work in fields of health, alternative medicine or paramedical areas; such as reception for a doctor or natural therapist.

Learning methods available: This course can be studied Online Online This course can be studied through E-Learning E-Learning Read more & enrol: Medical Language

Nutrition for Sports Duration icon 100 hours Qualification icon Statement of Attainment

SPORTS NUTRITION ONLINE COURSE

Learn how nutrition relates to sporting performance.

This course details some elements such as energy in the athlete's body, fluids, competition and training diets.  Perfect for the amateur (or professional) sportsman, trainer, coach, or anyone wanting to better manage diet for improved or more appropriate sporting performance.

Learning methods available: This course can be studied Online Online This course can be studied through E-Learning E-Learning Read more & enrol: Nutrition for Sports

Pre-Medical Diploma Duration icon 800 hours Qualification icon Diploma Modules icon 8 modules

PRE-MEDICAL DIPLOMA ONLINE COURSE 

PRE-MEDICAL DIPLOMA - FOUNDATION STUDIES IN PRE-MEDICINE

This intensive home learning program provides a foundation and advance standing for those seeking either to pursue a medical career with further university studies or those wanting to study complementary medicine

This is an excellent opportunity for any individual in any part of the world to follow a career in health. Note: that this course does not and should not be seen as providing full medical training.

This Pre-Medical Diploma was developed with Warnborough College to assist students in qualifying for entry into various Medical Schools they established entry arrangements with.   This unique course can be studied from home.  This diploma meets the high standards required for medical school, and in order to become a doctor you will still need to attend Medical School after completion.

Learning methods available: This course can be studied Online Online This course can be studied through E-Learning E-Learning Read more & enrol: Pre-Medical Diploma

Qualification - Advanced Certificate in Nutritional Counselling Duration icon 900 hours Qualification icon Advanced Certificate Modules icon 9 modules

HEALTH COACHING COURSE - ADVANCED CERTIFICATE

STUDY BY DISTANCE LEARNING

More and more people are turning to Health or Nutrition Coaches to help them achieve their health and well being goals. This rapidly developing industry is offering vast opportunities. 
 
This course is an excellent starting point to develop skills and knowledge to enable the graduate to work with people, helping them achieve results. 
 
You will cover a range of Nutrition, Health Science, and Counselling modules, with the option to specialise in areas such as -
  • Weight loss
  • Sports Nutrition
  • Children's Nutrition
Learning methods available: This course can be studied Online Online This course can be studied through E-Learning E-Learning Read more & enrol: Qualification - Advanced Certificate in Nutritional Counselling

Qualification - Associate Diploma In Food And Nutrition Duration icon 1500 hours Qualification icon Associate Diploma Modules icon 14 modules

FOOD AND NUTRITION DIPLOMA – STUDY ONLINE OR CORRESPONDENCE

 

  • Learn about the food industry and human nutrition
  • Work in health, nutrition, food service or related industries
  • Expand your career prospects or start a business -follow your dream

This associate diploma expands on the subject of nutrition and health, will give a competitive edge for people wanting to work in the field of Nutrition.  It covers essential elements of different areas of nutrition, the human body and health, as well as research projects.

This course would be considered ideal for those who wish to gain invaluable skills useful within a range of industries such as food research, service, processing and advice etc. It does not however provide the qualifications necessary for a nutritional specialist, more so it provides a strong foundation for a career in nutrition. Nutritional experts will normally be required to complete a Bachelors Degree from University (which involves 6 years of part time study.)

This course is internationally accredited through I.A.R.C.

Completion of this course provides advance standing in a number of other qualifications offered through our network of affiliates (including Pre med Diploma with Warnborough College)

Learning methods available: This course can be studied Online Online This course can be studied through E-Learning E-Learning Read more & enrol: Qualification - Associate Diploma In Food And Nutrition

Qualification - Associate Diploma in Nutritional Science Duration icon 1500 hours Qualification icon Associate Diploma Modules icon 14 modules

Nutrition Course

Understand the science behind nutrition. This in depth course is unique in the way it offers a complete

foundation of study across several nutritional disciplines. The student will gain knowledge in the science behind nutrition, as well as the opportunity to explore areas that interest them, such as:
  • Nutrition for weight loss
  • Nutrition for children and babies
  • Nutrition for weight loss
Use your studies to create an exciting new career path.
Learning methods available: This course can be studied Online Online This course can be studied through E-Learning E-Learning Read more & enrol: Qualification - Associate Diploma in Nutritional Science

Qualification - Certificate in Care (Care Professionals) Duration icon 600 hours Qualification icon Certificate Modules icon 6 modules

COUNSELLING AND CARE - DISTANCE LEARNING COURSE

  • Study with a highly regarded distance learning college
  • Study in your own home with support from our experienced tutors and staff.
  • Learn about counselling and care
  • Study in your own time and at your own pace.
There are many different avenues to work as a carer - many people need support in a range of different situations. This course provides the student with a range of relevant skills to work as a carer, but can also be applied to many different situations - both personal and professional. You can learn about:
  • Counselling
  • Aged Care
  • Grief Counselling
  • Crisis Counselling
  • Life Coaching
  • Careers Counselling
  • Psychology
  • ... and more

 

Learning methods available: This course can be studied Online Online This course can be studied through E-Learning E-Learning Read more & enrol: Qualification - Certificate in Care (Care Professionals)

Qualification - Certificate in Children's Nutrition Duration icon 600 hours Qualification icon Certificate Modules icon 6 modules

Certificate qualification with specialism in child and baby nutrition.

 

Learn to Manage the Diet of Children

 

Study four core modules made up of Children's Nutrition, Nutrition I, II and III

Then choose two elective modules from Child Psychology, Sports Nutrition, Therapeutic Nutrition or Nutrition for Weight Loss.

 

Learning methods available: This course can be studied Online Online This course can be studied through E-Learning E-Learning Read more & enrol: Qualification - Certificate in Children's Nutrition

Qualification - Certificate in Health Support Duration icon 600 hours Qualification icon Certificate Modules icon 6 modules

HEALTH SUPPORT ONLINE COURSE

 

Start training to work in Health Support or allied health industries.

This course is designed to provide valuable knowledge and skills that are in demand across a wide range of positions that support health services.

It may lead to employment in such things as:
  • medical administration,
  • receptionist for a doctor, physiotherapist, chiropractor or naturopath;
  • medical sales and marketing positions,
  • assistant, attendant or paramedical support positions.
It is also a pathway to further studies.
Learning methods available: This course can be studied Online Online This course can be studied through E-Learning E-Learning Read more & enrol: Qualification - Certificate in Health Support

Qualification - Certificate in Rehabilitation Duration icon 600 hours Qualification icon Certificate Modules icon 4 modules

HELP PEOPLE REHABILITATE AFTER TRAUMA
 
There are many reasons why people may need support with rehabilitation after a difficult time. Rehabilitation required may be physical or mental. Successful rehabilitation can help people to recover completely from their trauma, or may help them to cope with their situation more positively. Rehabilitation may be a short term intervention to help with initial recovery, or may be more long term to help with a clients ongoing quality of life.
 
This course gives a foundation in a number of relevant areas, such as counselling, stress management and nutrition. It also offers elective in more specialised areas such as:
  • Horticultural Therapy
  • Fitness
  • Life Coaching
Learning methods available: This course can be studied Online Online This course can be studied through E-Learning E-Learning Read more & enrol: Qualification - Certificate in Rehabilitation

Qualification - Certificate in Sports Nutrition Duration icon 600 hours Qualification icon Certificate Modules icon 6 modules

Focus on sports nutrition with this 600 hour certificate qualification. It takes you through general nutrition, then focus on sports nutrition.

There are four core modules made up of Sports Nutrition, Nutrition I, II and III. Then choose two elective modules from Therapeutic Nutrition, Nutrition for Weight Loss, Weight Loss Consultant or Children's Nutrition.

 

 

Learning methods available: This course can be studied Online Online This course can be studied through E-Learning E-Learning Read more & enrol: Qualification - Certificate in Sports Nutrition

Qualification - Foundation Diploma in Health Management Duration icon 1000 hours Qualification icon Foundation Diploma

STUDY HEALTH MANAGEMENT
 
 The health and wellbeing industry is booming. There is scope to apply health management skills in a range of different areas and roles - with a foundation knowledge, the graduate has an extensive range of opportunities.
 
This course introduces the student to relevant health topics, and allows the student to specialise in areas of their choice. Such as:
  • Health science
  • Nutrition
  • Fitness and Wellbeing
  • Weightloss
  • Psychology and Counselling 
  • Children's health
Learning methods available: This course can be studied Online Online This course can be studied through E-Learning E-Learning Read more & enrol: Qualification - Foundation Diploma in Health Management

Qualification - Foundation Diploma in Nutrition Duration icon 1000 hours Qualification icon Foundation Diploma Modules icon 10 modules

Foundation Diploma in Nutrition qualification

Study eight core modules made up of Nutrition I, II and III, Children's Nutrition, Sports Nutrition, Therapeutic Nutrition, Nutrition for Weight Loss, Weight Loss Consultant.

Then choose two elective modules from Motivation, Starting Your Own Business, Life Coaching, Health and Wellbeing.

Learning methods available: This course can be studied Online Online This course can be studied through E-Learning E-Learning Read more & enrol: Qualification - Foundation Diploma in Nutrition

Qualification - Proficiency Award In Nutrition Duration icon 500 hours Qualification icon Proficiency Award Modules icon 5 modules

NUTRITION ONLINE STUDY COURSE

This specialised qualification (Prof.Awd.Nutr.) is designed as a complementary study for persons who already have significant knowledge, experience, or past studies in a related discipline (eg. Biology, Food Service, Cooking, Health Science, Fitness, etc). This substantial and specialised study of human nutrition will complement and enhance a person's capacity to work in a range of different situations, for example:

  • Retailing Foods
  • Restaurants
  • Life Coaching or Fitness instructor
  • Medical Practitioner.

The course does not qualify you to be a Dietician or to prescribe restricted nutrient supplements (To do that would require several years of full time studies), but for those already working with food or nutrition, it will enhance your skills at work; and for anyone not working with food, it will provide you with valuable knowledge.

Learning methods available: This course can be studied Online Online This course can be studied through E-Learning E-Learning Read more & enrol: Qualification - Proficiency Award In Nutrition

Qualification -Certificate In Nutritional Counselling Duration icon 600 hours Qualification icon Certificate Modules icon 6 modules

NUTRITIONAL COUNSELLING ONLINE COURSE
  • Learn Human Nutrition at Home -Online course, or distance education
  • Learn what food is healthy
  • Start a business or find employment helping others manage their diet
  • Recognised internationally through International Accreditation and Recognition Council
  • Graduates qualify to join the Association of Coaching and /or Complimentary Medicine Association (UK)
  • Pathways available to continue studies toward higher qualifications (including Advanced Diplomas with HSA and degrees)
  • Graduates may find work in
    • health support and complimentary medicine
    • life coach or nutritional advisor
    • weight management, health and fitness
    • food service, processing and supply enterprises (everything from catering to health food shops)

Note: In some countries, and in some high level jobs (eg. Hospital dietician), you may need a university degree or higher. This course is equivalent to less than 20% of such a qualification

This course provides a strong grounding in human nutrition and the basic skills needed to advise or counsel people in this area. It is ideal for those with existing qualifications in health. The course is also suitable for students who want to  provide general nutritional advice to improve fitness and wellbeing through diet, or to improve their own diet. Students will NOT be qualified to advise others on nutrition related to medical or health problems, based on this course alone.

Learning methods available: This course can be studied Online Online This course can be studied through E-Learning E-Learning Read more & enrol: Qualification -Certificate In Nutritional Counselling

Qualification -Foundation Diploma In Natural Health Duration icon 1000 hours Qualification icon Foundation Diploma

Diploma in Natural Health Online Studies - Start your new career here
  • study complementary medicine
  • seek a career as a natural therapist, nutritionist and health counsellor

 

Learning methods available: This course can be studied Online Online This course can be studied through E-Learning E-Learning Read more & enrol: Qualification -Foundation Diploma In Natural Health

Therapeutic Nutrition Duration icon 100 hours Qualification icon Statement of Attainment

 Therapeutic Nutrition Home Study Course - Affordable and Flexible Learning

Good Diet Helps Healing ...Learn how.

Therapeutic nutrition is the provision of nutrients to maintain and/or restore optimal nutrition and health. Therapeutic diets may be required as therapy for a disease e.g. coeliac disease or to treat malnutrition arising from low energy and nutrient intakes or due to increased energy and nutrient needs.

 

 

Learning methods available: This course can be studied Online Online This course can be studied through E-Learning E-Learning Read more & enrol: Therapeutic Nutrition

Weight Loss Consultation Course Duration icon 100 hours Qualification icon Statement of Attainment

Weight Loss Consultant Home Study Course
 
The rise in obesity rates has been accompanied by an increase in the range of opportunities to develop weight loss services designed to help clients not only lose weight, but also increase their fitness levels. Throughout this course we shall examine how to set up effective weight loss services and provide you with the knowledge and skills to support these services.
Learning methods available: This course can be studied Online Online This course can be studied through E-Learning E-Learning Read more & enrol: Weight Loss Consultation Course

Weight Management Nutrition Duration icon 100 hours Qualification icon Statement of Attainment Lessons icon 9 lessons

Learn how nutrition affects weight loss (and gain)

  • understand factors surrounding obesity
  • work with children in the child care industry
  • already working as a personal trainer and want to know more about nutritional guidelines to support clients
  • work in health with people who are concerned with weight gain.
This course helps you understand obesity, particularly focusing on the affect of what we eat on weight.
Learning methods available: This course can be studied Online Online This course can be studied through E-Learning E-Learning Read more & enrol: Weight Management Nutrition