You'll need to get a qualification that is recognised by one of the professional organisations for nutritional therapy.
The Nutritional Therapy Education Commission (NTEC) accredit courses in nutritional therapy. Graduates are eligible to apply for direct entry to the professional register held by the Complementary and Natural Healthcare Council.
You should check how the course is delivered and how much of the course involves clinical placements.
You'll usually need:
- 2 to 3 A levels, or equivalent, for a degree