British Association for Applied Nutrition and Nutritional Therapy (BANT)
BANT is the professional body for Registered Nutritional Therapists. Its primary function is to assist its members in attaining the highest standards of integrity, knowledge, competence and professional practice, in order to protect the client’s interests, nutritional therapy and the Nutritional Therapist.
Complementary and Natural Health Council (CNHC)
CNHC is the UK regulator for complementary healthcare practitioners including Nutritional Therapists. CNHC’s register has been approved as an Accredited Register by the Professional Standards Authority for Health and Social Care. The CNHC’s key role is to enhance public protection by setting standards for registration and ensuring that all registered practitioners meet the relevant National Occupational Standards. Nutritional Therapists must meet the CNHC’s standards and maintain their professional skills through an ongoing programme of Continuing Professional Development.