Nutrition and Hydration: Online Course

This Course is CPD Approved

Overview

If you are part of a team responsible for people’s nutrition and hydration, it’s important that you understand the terms that are being used, the nutritional requirements of the service users and the possible consequences of getting it wrong.

This course will start by defining the various terms used when talking about nutrition and hydration in care environments, the basic elements of nutrition and eating a healthy balanced diet, identify the reasons why vulnerable people mig ht suffer with dehydration and the tools you can use to identify people that are at risk of malnutrition and the steps you can take to deal with this condition.

Approved by CPD

Cost: £25 +VAT

Duration: 65 minutes (Note: This is based on the amount of video content shown and is rounded off. It does not account in any way for loading time or thinking time on the questions).

This Course is CPD Approved

Modules

Defining the Terms
The Eatwell Plate
Hydration
Through-life Nutrition
Malnutrition and Overnutrition
The ‘Malnutrition Universal Screening Tool’