Weight Management In Practice
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Weight Management In Practice

Weight Management In Practice

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Ashton-Under-Lyne Fire Station

Slate Lane

Audenshaw, United Kingdom

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Weight Management in Practice

Accredited: Open Awards Level 3

 This training is aimed at GP practice staff or others who are already delivering weight management support or would be able to offer such support within their role.

8 x 3.5 hour sessions plus some work on portfolio in own time and completing  of case studies in practice.

The weight management course is organised into three units.

Unit 1 – A healthy eating and lifestyle approach to losing weight  (government messages

Unit 2 – The client centred approach (all about good communication and taking a Motivational Interviewing approach to support behaviour change)

Unit 3 – Practicing weight loss facilitation skills (putting your knowledge and skills into practice with real clients)

In order to meet the requirements of Open Awards, a portfolio of evidence is built up over the 3 units.

Although a great deal of the evidence will be collected during the sessions, there will be some need to work on your portfolios outside of these sessions.  Unit 3 is completed outside of the 8 sessions and you are required to engage with a number of patients or clients to build up case studies on each.


You will need to attand all 8 sessions

Dates:  February 9th, 16th, 23rd, March 2nd, 9th, 16th, 23rd, 30th


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Ashton-Under-Lyne Fire Station

Slate Lane

Audenshaw, United Kingdom

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