Nutrition and Fluids
Course Description

In-House Certification

3 hours

Group

Having a sufficient amount of fluids and good nutrition is crucial for maintaining health. If you’re involved in the care of vulnerable adults, you should be able to recognise when a person is not eating or drinking properly. In this course, you’ll develop an understanding of the importance of proper fluids and nutrition.

This course will cover topics including the importance of food safety, signs and symptoms of poor nutrition and hydration and how to support individuals to gain access to fluids, food and nutrition in accordance with their plan of care.

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Attendees will be able to

Define the terms, nutrition and diet
List the implications of unhealthy diets
Identify the main macro and micro nutrients necessary for a healthy diet
Create a meal that reflects a balanced diet
Understand and use food labels
Understand the MUST assessment tool
Recognise the importance of hydration and signs of dehydration
Overcome eating and drinking issues within the setting

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