Fluids, Nutrition & Food Safety

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What is Fluids, Nutrition & Food Safety?

In this course we consider the importance of a balanced diet, and its significance for those receiving care or support. We also take a look at the very important subject of food safety, which requires us to ensure that the food people eat is not going to cause them harm.

Who is the Fluids, Nutrition & Food Safety Course Suitable For?

This online Fluids, Nutrition & Food Safety course is suitable for those working in health and social care requiring an understanding of why a balanced and healthy diet is important, and how to ensure that those for whom they care are provided with such a diet.

What's Included in the Fluids, Nutrition & Food Safety Course?

Course Content

  • The importance of good nutrition
  • The six key nutrients for a healthy diet
  • The importance of fluids
  • The Eatwell Guide
  • Signs and symptoms of poor nutrition and dehydration
  • Meeting nutritional needs and preferences
  • Maintaining dignity when eating and drinking
  • Enabling access to fluids and food
  • Food safety – types of hazard
  • Handling, storing and preparing food
  • Food allergens and allergic reactions

Course Duration

45 minutes

Available In

Audio with Subtitles


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