(UK) Advanced Diploma in Nutritional Therapy

The most scientific and advanced practitioner level course

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Internationally Recognised

Practise as a Nutritional Therapist

Where to study this course
Course Requirements
Course Requirements

No previous qualifications or requirements are needed

Payment Terms
Payment Terms

3 Months Payment Terms

Course fee: R37,000 (Deposit R12,580 + 2 x Monthly Instalments of R12,210)

11 Months Payment Terms

• Course fee: R40,700 (Deposit R7,400 + 10 x Monthly Instalments of R3,330)

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This course, brought to you in partnership with Plaskett College, is the most scientific and advanced practitioner level course that we offer.  Nutritional Therapy is a form of therapy that uses food, supplementary nutrients and cleansing procedures to alleviate or prevent chronic health problems. You will:

  • Receive a training which is truly holistic in nature
  • Be presented with the unique teachings of Dr. Lawrence Plaskett whose long experience working in the borderlands between nutrition and medicine enables him to offer a synthesis between many fields that are not often brought together: nutrition, pathology, biochemistry, toxicology, pharmacology, cell biology, naturopathy and homoeopathy
  • Develop the professional skills and specific diagnostic insight to be able to apply nutrition to health effectively, a training for successful practice that should be applicable anywhere in the world
  • Be trained to offer help with a wide range of conditions, the majority of which are not necessarily regarded in conventional medicine as being nutritional illnesses. These encompass an extremely wide range of chronic conditions, including most diseases and a vast array of symptoms – physical, emotional, mental – which can frequently be experienced outside the range of conventional medical diagnostic ‘labels’.
  • Develop the necessary expertise in nutrition which is often lacking in other fields of complementary or alternative medicine. Any programme of nutritional supplements and diet needs to be matched exactly to individual needs by a well-trained practitioner


  • 14 assignments that are marked by your tutor
  • A series of checkpoint questions throughout the course which are self-assessed


Nutritional Therapy Syllabus – PART 1 FOLDER 1: The Holistic Model of Healthcare FOLDER 2: Minerals at work in nutrition – Part 1 FOLDER 3: The bulk nutrients – Protein, carbohydrates, lipids and energy FOLDER 4: Foods and food classes FOLDER 5: Minerals at work in nutrition – Part 2 FOLDER 6: The vitamins at work in nutrition FOLDER 7: Bowel flora and the maintenance of health Nutritional Therapy Syllabus – PART 2 FOLDER 8: Diagnosis FOLDER 9: Treatment FOLDER 10: Study of case histories FOLDER 11: Added or special nutrients and herbs FOLDER 12: Treating named medical conditions – Part 1 FOLDER 13: Treating named medical conditions – Part 2 FOLDER 14: Monitoring treatment, the therapeutic relationship and practice management Physiology with relevant anatomy
  • You will receive a certificate from Plaskett College for a Diploma in Nutritional Therapy and be entitled to use the designatory letters D.N.Med as a Practitioner of Nutritional Medicine in 26 countries
  • Students can register with the International Institute for Complementary Therapists (IICT)
  • Students can go onto further studies with universities and receive credits for Plaskett courses. Each student is taken on a case by case basis (with no guarantee they would be accepted), students mustn’t assume that it is an easy route into a degree course
  • Practise as a Nutritional Therapist of the highest degree
  • Enhance your skillset and increase your earning potential