The Science Access Course is the first step towards becoming a fully qualified Nutritional Therapist.


Consisting of three core modules: Biology, Human Anatomy and Physiology, and Chemistry. The course has been specifically designed for those with little to no existing knowledge of these areas, and is ideal for those who wish to go on to study the Nutritional Therapy Diploma Course (NTDC).

Whether you have been away from formal education for a long time, need to refresh your knowledge in a particular area, or just don’t have the right qualifications to join our Diploma programme, this access course will enable you to progress on to the next level of study and into the profession.





Why choose NTSAC at ION?

  • Successful completion of this course makes it easy for you to progress on to study the Nutritional Therapy Diploma Course (NTDC)
  • Study one, two or all three of the course modules depending on your individual needs and career ambitions
  • You can study online or in-class making it easy for you to balance the course with work and personal commitments
  • Personal tutors and module leaders are available via email and during scheduled weekly call times to provide you with additional support
  • Your learning will be fully supported by a range of interactive tools and materials found on RelION our virtual learning tool

    This flexible course nurtures students through each subject in a way which makes it meaningful, building your confidence and enabling you to develop your critical thinking, analytical ability and communication skills, ready for your next step.