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Nutrition and Hydration

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If you are part of a team responsible for people's nutrition and hydration, it's important that you understand the terms that are being used, the nutritional requirements of the service users and the possible consequences of getting it wrong.

This Online Nutrition and Hydration E-Learning Course will start by defining the various terms used when talking about nutrition and hydration in care environments, the basic elements of nutrition and eating a healthy balanced diet, identify the reasons why vulnerable people might suffer with dehydration and the tools you can use to identify people that are at risk of malnutrition and the steps you can take to deal with this condition.

Who should take this course

This Online Nutrition and Hydration course is aimed at all employees or individuals within health and social care settings or those with responsibility for implementing individuals nutrition and hydration plans.

Course Modules

1. The Course Structure.
2. Defining the Terms.
3. The Eatwell Plate.
4. Hydration.
5. Through-life Nutrition.
6. Malnutrition and Overnutrition.
7. The 'Malnutrition Universal Screening Tool'.

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Gain a clear understanding of the terminology used in nutrition and hydration within care environments. This knowledge ensures effective communication and collaboration within the team responsible for people's nutrition and hydration, reducing the risk of misunderstandings and errors.

The course covers the basic elements of nutrition and the importance of eating a healthy balanced diet.

The course equips participants with tools and methods for identifying individuals at risk of malnutrition.

The course ensures participants are familiar with relevant regulations, guidelines, and best practices related to nutrition and hydration in care environments. This knowledge helps ensure compliance with legal requirements and industry standards, fostering a safe and supportive environment for service users.

Course Advantages

Compliance

Training in Nutrition and Hydration is vital for healthcare and social care providers to comply with regulations such as the Health and Social Care Act 2008 (Regulated Activities) Regulations 2014 in the UK. These regulations require providers to ensure that individuals receive appropriate nutrition and hydration to maintain their health and well-being. By providing training in Nutrition and Hydration, organizations equip staff with the knowledge and skills to assess dietary needs, plan and provide balanced meals, and monitor hydration levels effectively. This contributes to legal compliance and the provision of high-quality care to individuals.

Additional Course Details

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Instant Certification

Learners will complete questions through the material and complete a multiple-choice test at the end of the course, awarding a printable certificate to successful learners. This final assessment ensures a thorough understanding of the course material.

After completing the test, learners can immediately download their certificate, providing instant proof of their achievement.

The certificate details the learner's name, course name, pass rate, completion date, expiry date, and any relevant approvals or accreditations, making it a significant addition to their professional credentials.

Benefits of learning with Ward 

Convenience and Accessibility

With our user-friendly interface, access your training anytime, anywhere. All you need is an internet connection. This flexibility allows learners to study at their own pace and on their own schedule, ensuring that education fits seamlessly into your life.

Progress Tracking and Assessment

Our platform is equipped with advanced tracking and assessment tools, enabling learners and employers to monitor progress comprehensively. This feature is crucial for maintaining accountability and ensuring the achievement of learning objectives.

Accredited and Value-Driven Training

We pride ourselves on offering accredited training programs that not only meet compliance standards but also offer great value. Enhance your skills and knowledge in crucial areas such as health and safety, food hygiene, and various essential workplace skills, all through our cost-effective training solutions.

Empower Your Team

eLearning courses are vital for fostering a skilled and knowledgeable workforce. Whether it's improving soft skills, mastering health and safety protocols, or gaining expertise in food hygiene, Ward Education's comprehensive online courses prepare your team to excel and meet the demands of today's workplace.

  • If I fail the course, can I do it again?
    Certainly. If you're unable to pass, there's no need for concern. The assessment can be retaken multiple times at no extra cost. Additionally, you have the option to go over the material again to brush up on your knowledge before attempting the assessment another time.
  • How are your courses delivered?
    Our courses are exclusively online, featuring interactive modules that include exercises to test comprehension. Upon finishing all modules, students must pass a multiple-choice test to earn their certificate. There's no rush or pressure - if a student doesn't pass initially, they can retake the test as often as needed without any additional fees. Furthermore, course materials are accessible forever, allowing you to review the contents of the course whenever needed.
  • When will I receive my certificate?
    Once you have passed your course, you will have the opportunity to instantly receive an electronic PDF version of your certificate via email right after completing your course. This allows you to access and download your certificate directly from your inbox.
  • How do I buy training for my employees?
    Select the Desired Courses: Begin by choosing the courses you need, as well as the quantity, and add them to your basket. Proceed to Checkout: Provide your details as the order placer. Participants will have the opportunity to enter their details later. Finalize Your Purchase: After completing the purchase, check your email for instructions on how to activate and distribute the courses to your team. Please note: You cannot buy 1 copy of a course and use it for multiple participants, if you wish to train 10 members of staff in a specific course, you will need to purchase 10 copies of the course. For assistance or inquiries, please use the 'Contact Us' form on our website or email us directly at admin@wardeducation.co.uk.
  • If I order more than one course will I receive any discount?
    Certainly, our bulk discounts are automatically applied to any order comprising a mix of courses, offering you exceptional savings on larger purchases. Here's our simplified discount structure for bulk orders: For purchases of 10 or more courses, you'll receive a 10% discount. For purchases of 50 or more courses, you'll receive a 15% discount. For purchases of 100 or more courses, you'll receive a 20% discount. For purchases of 200 or more courses, you'll receive a 25% discount. For more detailed discussions about your training needs or budget, please don't hesitate to reach out to us via email for personalised assistance. You can contact us at admin@wardeducation.co.uk.
  • What payment options are available?
    You can pay for our training using either a Debit, Credit card or PayPal.

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Once you have completed your course you will be sent a certificate via email, showing that you have received training in your chosen field.

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