Nutrition 1: Healthy Eating in the Early Years and Why it Matters
CPD certified online trainingIncluded in membership
Getting it right regarding healthy eating for our young children has never been more high profile. This training will show how good nutrition is a fundamental part of caring for children
About this module
This module covers key nutritional guidelines for all food groups. It also includes the differences between nutritional needs of children and adults. It then covers all you need to know about planning balanced menus and the portion sizes you should be providing.
There are 2 Nutrition modules available to you.
Nutrition 1 Healthy Eating in the Early Years-Why it Matters
Nutrition 2 Special Diets and Fussy Eaters
You should access both parts, although they can be completed in any order. Each module is £20 or you can buy both together by chosing the Nutrition 1 and 2 product in the shop for only £30
What is nutrition and how does it relate to early years children?
The nutritional requirements of babies and children under five
What is the difference between the nutritional needs of a child and an adult?
A little more about salt
Vitamin D requirements
Foods that are High in Fat, Salt and added Sugar
Complex and Simple Carbohydrates and Sugars
Organic v Non Organic?
Although I felt I knew about nutrition, doing a course that is specifically about young children has opened my eyes to lots more that I wasn't aware of
Julie- Childminding UK Member
This module is included as part of:
Nutrition 1 and 2
CPD certified online trainingContains 2 modulesIncluded in membership
This module is available for you to re-visit as many times as you need and unlike some online courses, there is no limit to how many times you can retake the Knowledge Test at the end of the course.
How long do I have to complete the training?
For non-members the course will be available for a year from date of purchase. For annual members this course is included as part of your membership package and will be available as long as your subscription remains active.
Can I buy this training as a gift?
Yes, but please make sure you create a new account for the recipient rather using your own account. This ensures the certificates are issued in the correct name.