Nutrition in the Early Years
Learner will be knowledgeable about what makes a healthy diet.
Learner will understand a well-balanced meal
Learner will understand the importance of portion control
Advantages of this course:
It is important that anyone caring for children is knowledgeable about what makes a healthy diet, from the food groups that make up a healthy diet to portion control. This course includes aspects of nutrition from weaning onwards, introduces proteins, vitamins and minerals, and looks at the latest legislation on food allergens and the food standards for schools.
Additional activities encourage the learner to reflect on the learning. There is also suggested extra reading that gives both practical information and links to websites to expand knowledge
Our CPD short courses are written by occupationally competent professionals and each lesson combines filmed tutorials, reading activities, quizzes and good practice examples for an engaging learning experience.
Many of our courses are endorsed learning programmes (ELPs) by awarding body, CACHE