Open event for GradDip Integrative Functional Nutrition


Who is this open event for?

This webinar has been designed for qualified allied healthcare and CAM professionals (with core sciences and clinical experience) who wish to integrate the principles of personalised and functional nutrition into their current and future practice. 

Overview of the course we will discuss:

The online GDip Integrative Functional Nutritional is the first course of its kind and enables practitioners to understand in-depth the role that nutrition and lifestyle play in human health, and develop skills to support clients.

What we will cover in the open event:

  • The differences between nutritional therapists, dieticians and nutritionists 
  • The course content, timetables, assignments etc. 
  • Flexible study options
  • Student support and academic development 
  • Professional body membership 
  • The qualifications needed to join the course 
  • Recognition of prior learning 
  • Course fees and start dates

Course accreditations:

ION is pleased to partner with the University of Portsmouth to offer the Graduate Diploma in Integrative Functional Nutrition as a validated award. 

We are proud that ION courses are uniquely dual accredited by the Nutritional Therapy Education Commission (NTEC), the education council for the nutritional therapy industry, and the British Accreditation Council (BAC), the kite mark for quality independent higher education in the UK. Successful completion of our fully endorsed level 6 Diploma will enable you to become an associate member of BANT, the professional body for nutritional therapy; or with the addition of a clinical module* BANT full membership and CNHC registration.

About ION:

The Institute for Optimum Nutrition was founded by Patrick Holford with support of twice Nobel Prize winning scientist Professor Linus Pauling.

“Starting ION, in 1984, is what I’m most proud of. We had a really tough first ten years establishing the profession of nutritional therapy against all odds...But now it is. Loud and clear, thanks to the wonderful team at ION who have made the bold vision of 35 years ago come to fruition.” 

Patrick Holford, Founder

Getting ready for the open event:

We look forward to meeting you at this open event and to providing you with the information, energy and motivation to springboard your career in nutrition with the Institute for Optimum Nutrition, the home of nutritional therapy education for 35 years.

Book now

If you have any questions about this event, please contact a member of our friendly admissions team who will be happy to help.  You can contact them on 020 8614 7815 or by clicking here.

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* subject to accreditation