Foundation Award in Nutrition for Early Years

Health & Wellbeing Special Diets Healthier Foods Early Years Nutrition The benefits of a healthy and varied diet are indisputable. This qualification has been designed to provide a good, basic understanding of nutrition. Topics will include Food Groups, 5 A Day, Vitamins & Minerals, understanding how Fat, Sugar and Salt work in the body, the importance of exercise and how to be proactive with a Health & Wellbeing programme.

This would be suitable for anyone working in childcare and catering environments involved in the selection of menus, recipes and ingredients. It is also relevant for those in the healthcare and education sectors

  • Good basic understanding of nutrition principles and terminology
  • Understand the requirements of a balanced diet and its positive effect on health
  • Identify differing needs, allergies and food intolerances
  • Appreciate that different groups of people require different diets to suit their lifestyle
  • Knowledge of the requirements of the current legislation
  • Understand the impact of food processing and manufacturing on the nutritional content of foods
  • Appreciate the importance of accurate nutritional information being available on food products

Foundation Award In Nutrition For Early Years

Course length: One Day

Course Cost: £70 per candidate fully inclusive

Call us to book this course or find out more information on 01527 452430.

Course locations: Our training centre is based in Studley, Warwickshire, close to the M42 with easy access across the West Midlands. We regularly deliver this course at our satellite centres in Worcester & Kidderminster, as well as delivering directly with settings in Birmingham, Solihull, Coventry, Rugby, Evesham, Redditch and with others from as far afield as Oxford, Northampton and Milton Keynes.

Discounts are available for group bookings.

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