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Nutrition Awareness

Nutrition Awareness

Nutrition of Care

Nutrition Awareness online Course with Printable Certificate upon Completion

Our online course will provide you with an understanding of Nutrition. It explains the basic concepts of nutrition and highlights the ways people can integrate good nutrition into their lifestyles. The module also depicts how nutritional caring is a vital component of care.

Learning outcome

Know dietary needs of individuals at different life stages
Understand the importance of good nutrition
Know the importance of nutrition and hydration for adults in care
Know how good nutrition can reduce the risk of certain diseases
Understand how certain changes in diet can prevent certain diseases
Understand effects of unbalanced diets on the health of individuals
Understand the varying dietary requirements of a variety of medical conditions
Be aware of specific dietary needs of service users based on beliefs, cultural and religious beliefs
Recognise best practice in the area of nutrition
Know what reports and key publications are available to consult regarding nutrition.
Target audience Individuals who are involved in the preparation of meals for others who have specific nutritional needs.

Estimate completion time 55 minutes
Level Awareness

Endorsed/Approved AIM Award Recognition


QCF H & S Care Ref M/601/8054


The course has full audio and includes both formative and summative assessment.


For more information on this course please contact: info@careshield.co.uk