Key Policies & Statements

We aim to provide transparent and accurate information so that you can make an informed decision prior to enrolling on a course with us.

All potential applicants can review the Key Policies and Statements below if planning to apply for one of the following courses at CNELM

  • BSc Hons Nutritional Science – validated by Middlesex University
  • MSc or PG Diploma in Personalised Nutrition – validated by Middlesex University
  • CNELM Personalised Nutrition Practice Diploma
  • CNELM Dietary Educator Certificate.
  • CNELM Bioscience Entry Courses


Key Policies:


Data Protection Policy and Data Retention Policy

Equal Opportunities, Diversity and Inclusivity Statement

Managing Concerns Overarching Statement

Admissions and Enrolment Policy

Payment, Charges and Refund Policy

Student Protection Plan

CNELM Etiquette Policy

Safeguarding Policy

The above key Policies and Statements are included in our All Policy Handbook – All Taught Programmes. Applicants can request a copy of the All Policy Handbook. As Policies and Statements are dated when uploaded to our website.  When changes are made we update the links here as soon as possible and add a new version date.

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CNELM is a collaborative partner of Middlesex University (MDX). The undergraduate and postgraduate courses we teach are validated and  quality  assured by MDX. You will receive an MDX award on successful completion and be invited to attend a graduation ceremony at their campus.

The NTEC accredits courses for nutritional therapy. The BSc (Hons) Nutritional Science and the MSc/PG Dip in Personalised Nutrition combined with CNELM’s Personalised Nutrition Practice Diploma (PNPD) are accredited by NTEC.

The CNHC is the voluntary regulator for complementary therapists including Nutritional Therapists. Following successful completion of one of our accredited routes to nutritional therapy practice you will be eligible to apply to register with CNHC as a Nutritional Therapist.

BANT is a professional body for Nutritional Therapists that have completed NTEC accredited courses, or have demonstrated having met the NTEC Core Curriculum and National Occupational Standards set by Skills for Health for nutritional therapy. Practitioner members of BANT are required to register with the CNHC.

The Federation of Holistic Therapists (FHT) has accredited CNELM’s Dietary Educator Certificate. On successful completion of this course you will be eligible to apply to register as a Dietary Educator with the FHT.

Students that meet verification standards for the ‘NLP Practitioner Certificate’ can apply to register with the Association for Neurolinguistic Programming ANLP.

Students registered with Qualifi that meet the outcomes of the Personalised Nutrition Practice Diploma (PNPD) Course assessed up to Level 6 will receive a Qualifi Endorsed Certificate. Qualifi is a recognised UK awarding organisation regulated in England by the Office of Qualifications and Examinations Regulation (Ofqual).