Nutrition & Well-Being

Nutrition and wellbeing

This title is aimed at care workers and kitchen assistants and examines what constitutes a healthy diet for the older person. Filmed in a real working care home, this is an invaluable resource in ensuring that elderly people you support are provided with healthy, nutritional meals.

Subjects covered include:

Introduction • First Drink of the Day • Health Problems and Diet • Breakfast, the First Meal of the Day • What Makes a Good Diet • Encouraging Service Users to Enjoy Their Food • Providing Nutritious Snacks • Protecting the Service User from Food Borne Infection • The Nutritional Requirements of Older People • Summary

Format Video-based eLearning
Course Duration   
30 Minutes approximately
Course Content 8 Interactive Chapters, Assessment Quiz and a CPD Accredited Certificate
Consultant Malcolm Day RN, RNT, LIVA, FtfL, FHEA
Peer Review   Professor Sue Holmes, Canterbury Christchurch University
 Standards   England

Care Certificate Standard 8


RQF: Promote nutrition and hydration in adult care settings (Level 3 Diploma in Adult Care)


All Wales Induction Framework for Health and Social Care (AWIFHSC) Sections 3 & 4


National Care Standards

Northern Ireland

NISCC's Induction Standards

References The Care Certificate, AWIFHSC

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 Jacqui Roberts, Ashcroft Hollow Nursing Home

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