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Active IQ Level 3 Award in Nutrition for Sport and Exercise Performance

Level 3

Ofqual Accreditation Number 601/8834/0


This qualification will enable learners to develop their understanding of nutrition for sport and exercise performance. During the qualification learners will cover the following:

  • the need for a healthy, balanced diet to optimise sports performance.
  • how to access credible information about sports and performance nutrition.
  • the benefits and risks of specific nutritional protocols that may be used to prepare for sports or fitness events.
  • the current scientific evidence relating to the safety and efficacy of common, legally available supplements and ergogenic aids.
  • understand nutrition for sport and exercise performance.

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  • Learners must hold a Level 2 Certificate in Fitness Instructing and Level 3 Award in Nutrition for Physical Activity or a Level 3 Certificate in Personal Training or equivalent.
  • There is an element of communication (discussing, presenting, reading and writing) involved and learners should have basic skills in communication pitched at level 2.

Learners must complete the one mandatory unit.


£33 Registration / Certification fee 
£22 Hard Copy Manual fee 

This qualification provides progression on to:

  • Other Active IQ qualifications e.g.
  • Active IQ Level 3 Award in Conditioning for Exercise and Sports Performance.
  • Active IQ Level 3 Award in Instructing Outdoor Fitness.

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