Plaskett Nutrition College

Nutritional Consultancy Syllabus


Part 1

  • SECTION 1: THE PRINCIPLE BULK NUTRIENTS AND ASSOCIATED FOODS
  • SECTION 2: THE CELL AND CELL ENERGY
  • SECTION 3: THE ENVIRONMENT INSIDE THE CELL
  • SECTION 4: THE NEED FOR THE CELL TO SELF-CLEANSE
  • SECTION 5: THE MICRO-MINERALS AND THEIR CONTRIBUTION TO THE CELL
  • SECTION 6: THE VITAMINS
  • SECTION 7: BOWEL FLORA – HOW IT AIDS CLEANSING AND THE MAINTENANCE OF A GOOD ENVIRONMENT INSIDE THE BODY
  • SECTION 8: CHARACTERISTICS OF THE MAIN FOODS. SUPPRESSIVE VERSUS ELIMINATIVE FOODS
  • SECTION 9: THE COMPOSITION OF FOODS
  • SECTION 10: ALLERGIES, INTOLERANCES AND SENSITIVITIES. THE MICROMINERALS AND THEIR CONTRIBUTION TO THE CELL
  • SECTION 11: DESIGNING DIETS
  • SECTION 12: THE USE OF SUPPLEMENTS

  • Part 2

  • SECTION 1: NATUROPATHY, ITS NATURE AND ITS HISTORY
  • SECTION 2: PHILOSOPHY OF NATUROPATHIC NUTRITIONAL THERAPEUTICS
  • SECTION 3: SYNTHESIS OF NATUROPATHY & SCIENCE
  • SECTION 4: THE PRACTITIONER'S ROLE
  • SECTION 5: UNDERSTANDING THE DEPTH OF DISEASE
  • SECTION 6: THE CONCEPT OF ELIMINATORY PRESSURE & ITS MANAGEMENT
  • SECTION 7: TAKING THE CASE HISTORY & UNDERSTANDING ORGANS AND ORGAN FUNCTIONS
  • SECTION 8: INTERPRETATION OF CASE HISTORY AND UNDERSTANDING INDIVIDUAL REACTIVITY
  • SECTION 9: THE TOOLS OF THE TRADE & USING DIETS AS TREATMENT
  • SECTION 10: THE TOOLS OF THE TRADE & USING SUPPLEMENTS AS TREATMENT
  • SECTION 11: THE TOOLS OF THE TRADE & USING HERBS AS TREATMENT
  • SECTION 12: ACTIONS OF GROUPS OF PHYTONUTRIENTS
  • SECTION 13: SPECIAL SUPPLEMENTS & THE COMBINED PRESCRIPTION
  • SECTION 14: STEERING A COURSE THROUGH TREATMENT – FLEXIBILITY AND INSIGHT
  • SECTION 15: SNAGS, CLEANSES AND CASE HISTORIES