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Nutrition in the Early Years

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Discover how to give young children a good start in life through nutritious food; enabling them to grow, develop, and have a healthy life.

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This CACHE endorsed Laser short course looks at giving young children a good start in life through nutritious food; enabling them to grow, develop, and have a healthy life. You will be introduced to the components of a healthy diet – including protein, vitamins, and minerals, and understand the importance of portion sizes that reflect the size of the child. The course also discusses food phobias, allergies, and intolerances.

Learning outcomes

You will:

• gain knowledge about what makes a healthy diet

• understand what a well-balanced meal is

• understand the importance of portion control

Advantages of this course:

• It is important that anyone caring for children is knowledgeable about what makes a healthy diet, from the food groups that make up a healthy diet to portion control

• This course includes aspects of nutrition from weaning onwards, introduces proteins, vitamins, and minerals, and looks at the latest legislation on food allergens and the food standards for schools

• Additional activities encourage you to reflect on your learning

• There is also suggested extended reading that gives both practical information and links to websites to expand knowledge

This online course is approximately 6 – 10 hours of learning, you can complete the course on the day or divide your learning up into smaller amounts of study time over a few weeks. On successful completion, you can download your CPD certificate.

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Organiser The International Education Group

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Established in 2017 The International Education Group (TiEGr) is a UK registered company and approved training provider with UK iCQ and CACHE NCFE awarding organisations. The TiEGr team of sector experts have developed a range of short CPD courses that link to the Early Years Foundation Stage and provide CPD for people working in the education and training sector.

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