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Nutrition 2: Special Diets and Fussy Eaters

CPD certified online training Included in membership

This module covers what you need to know about catering for special diets


About this module

Getting it right regarding healthy eating for our young children has never been more high profile

It explains the difference between food intolerance and food allergy and what you need to do about this in your setting regarding serving foods and your legal responsibilities. It gives hints and tips to cater for fussy eaters and explains when you need to seek expert help for extreme fussy eaters. Lastly this module includes information about effective weaning including baby led weaning.

There are 2 Nutrition modules available to you.

Nutrition 1 Healthy Eating in the Early Years-Why it Matters and Nutrition 2 Special Diets and Fussy Eaters

You should access both parts, although they can be completed in any order. Each module is £25 or you can buy both together by chosing the Nutrition 1 and 2 product in the shop for only £40.

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Topics covered

  • Catering for 'special diets'
  • Food Allergies and Intolerances
  • The symptoms of food allergy
  • Common Allergens
  • Food Labelling
  • Managing exclusion diets
  • Examples of catering for specific diets
  • Weaning
  • Food Preferences
  • Influences on children's eating and food choices
  • Strategies for Fussy Eaters
Fantastic knowledge all in one place. Thank you - I will definitely be using this information with my fussy eaters Pete- Childminding UK Member

This module is included as part of:

Nutrition 1 and 2

CPD certified online training Contains 2 modules Included in membership £40.00

About CPD Accreditation

Step one

Once successfully completed we'll send your name, email address and details of this module to the CPD Accreditation Service.

Step two

The CPD Accreditation Service will email you a certificate showing the number of CPD hours you have earned.

Step three

You can store or print the certificate as a record of your Continuing Professional Development.

About this online training

How long do I have to complete the training?

This module will be available for one year from the date of purchase and can be accessed and completed as many times as needed during that period.

After one year, access can be purchased again at a discounted rate

This module is included as part of membership and available at no extra cost for the lifetime of the memebership.

Can I buy this training as a gift?

Yes, but please make sure you create a new account for the recipient and purchase whilst logged into that account. This ensures certificates are issued in the correct name.