Nutrition for Older Adults

This course provides the skills and underpinning knowledge that will enable learners to support older adults to have healthy diets.

4 points

CPD Points

100% Online Learning

Delivery Method

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Overview

In this course, your staff will learn about the specific nutrient requirements of older adults. As the proportion of adults over 65 continues to grow, more and more of your clients will fall into this category. Specialist knowledge of this key demographic is essential for all nutrition advisers.

Learning

This online e-learning course is formatted into bite-size lessons giving the opportunity to start and stop training to suit commitments. The course consists of fully interactive online tutorials supported by downloadable resources, all designed to suit a wide range of learning styles.

Entry Requirements

Any employees enrolled on this course must be over the age of 16.

Assessment

The course is assessed by an online multiple choice exam.

Modules

• The process of ageing
• The Eatwell Guide
• Malnutrition
• Screening for malnutrition
• Nutritional interventions in the prevention and management of malnutrition
• Dietary considerations in common conditions that affect older people
• Eating for longevity

Useful Information

What's the benefit to my organisation?

Your staff are more likely to retain your clients, earn referrals and get results if they can keep their clients engaged with their in-depth knowledge. The Nutrition for Older Adults Course gives your staff the skills to soar as fitness professionals.

  • Expand your older adult memberships

  • Retain memberships

  • Increase potential for revenue

  • Launch a nutrition offering at your facility

  • Prepare your staff to embrace the shift towards all-round health and wellness

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