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Basic Nutrition in Care

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Basic Nutrition in Care

DURATION: From 2-4 hours

Target Participant Group
This course is designed for Carers, Care Teams as well as Kitchen staff who need to gain an understanding of this topic.

Synopsis
This course will help to improve the nutritional value of the homes menu.

Aim
The aim of the course is to inform staff of the importance of a good diet to health and practical ways to achieve this.

Objectives
Having completed the course, participants will have knowledge on:
Nutrients
Energy
Proteins
Amino Acids
Fats
Carbohydrates
Fibre
Vitamins and Minerals
The Eight Tips for Eating Healthy
The Standards
Older People in Residential Care
Catering for Health
Practical Tips



*Also available as a Distance Learning Course*


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