Nutrition and Hydration

Course Specifications:

Location: Online Video
Duration: 65 Minutes
Qualification: Nutrition and Hydration Qualification
Access Period: Lifetime
Device Compatibility: Most modern browsers and devices
Exam Included: Yes
£25.00+VAT

Course Details

CPD Approved

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 might 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.

Course Module Number Module Name Pass % Required
Nutrition and Hydration 1 The Course Structure 70
Nutrition and Hydration 2 Defining the Terms 70
Nutrition and Hydration 3 The Eatwell Plate 70
Nutrition and Hydration 4 Hydration 70
Nutrition and Hydration 5 Through-life Nutrition 70
Nutrition and Hydration 6 Malnutrition and Overnutrition 70
Nutrition and Hydration 7 The ‘Malnutrition Universal Screening Tool’ 70
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