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Care Home Catering Course: How to provide good quality meals for resident...

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Saint Michael's Hospice

Hornbeam Park Avenue

Harrogate

HG2 8QL

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About the Course

The aim of the course is for the attendee to have a good understanding of practical skills that will enhance the provision of meals for residents in need of nutrition support and/ or texture modified diets.

What will I learn?

By the end of the training session you will

· Understand the principles of ‘food first’ i.e. food fortification, high calorie snacks, nourishing drinks

· Understand the term ‘dysphagia’ and the associated risks.

· Be able to identify foods that are suitable for people on a texture modified diet due to swallowing difficulties i.e. IDDSI Level 4 diet, Level 5 diet, Level 6 diet and Easy to Chew diet.

· Be able to prepare and present enjoyable, nutritious foods for people who require texture modified foods e.g. Level 4 and Level 5 meals

· Recognise the importance of snacks between meals for people on a Level 4 or Level 5 diet and be able to list a range of sweet and savoury options.

· Be able to identify suitable meal options when planning for a Level 6 menu.

Who is it for?

Chefs and catering staff working in the care sector.

What will the course look like?

This will be an interactive workshop.

Participants will receive a certificate of attendance.

Course Tutors

Saint Michael’s Hospice Chef, Speech & Language Therapist and Dietitian from Harrogate & District NHS Foundation Trust

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Registration

Registration commences 15 minutes prior to any of our events, in order to facilitate a prompt start. If for any reason you are delayed, please call us on 01423 879687 with an approximate time of arrival.

What are my transport/parking options for getting to and from the event?

The nearest train station is Hornbeam Park which is on the main Leeds to York line. The station is a 10 minute walk from the hospice and offers easy access. Alternatively, should you choose to drive there is ample car parking available at the hospice. See hospice web site for directions.

How can I contact the organiser with any questions?

Email education@saintmichaelshospice.org or call 01423 879687

What's the refund policy?

Your place at the event will be confirmed following receipt of your booking and fee. If a delegate cancels attendance at a course, a refund of 80% of the invoice value will be made provided a minimum of 30 days prior notice is given. If a delegate cancels attendance at a course, a refund of 50% of the invoice value will be made, provided between 14-29 days prior notice is given. If a delegate cancels attendance at a course with less than 14 days notice, no refund will be given and the delegate will remain liable for the full value of the course. If a delegate fails to attend a course and no written notice of cancellation has been provided, the delegate will remain liable for the full value of the course

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