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Food and Nutrition for Toddlers

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Food and Nutrition for Toddlers

Book our Food and Nutrition for Toddler training to learn more about:

  • The importance of developing healthy eating habits in the early years
  • Suitable meal and snack routines for toddlers
  • The Eatwell Guide and balance of foods required
  • Current Childhood Obesity trends and associated health risks
  • The importance of reducing children’s salt, fat and sugar intakes
  • Healthy snacks and drinks, including suitable cups
  • Vitamin recommendations
  • The key messages to promote in your setting and helpful resources

Learning Content

The training comprises of information slides and activities which you can work through at your own pace (estimated study time 1.5 – 2 hours). 

Assessment

There will be a short assessment at the end of the training with a pass rate of 90%. On completion of the training you will be able to access to a Knowledge Development Plan (KDP) template where you can reflect on your learning and map how you will use them in your practice. You will find this on your ‘Profile’ under completed courses. This is also where you will be able to review the course material.

Certification

Certificate issued on successful completion of the course and the Knowledge Development Plan (KDP).

Cost

£30.00

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Course Content

Lessons Status
1

Introduction

2

Importance of Healthy Eating in the Early Years

3

Nutrition for the 1-5’s

4

Portion Sizes

5

Foods to Limit in Children’s Diets

6

Breakfast Cereals and Label Reading

7

Healthy Snacks

8

Healthy Hydration

9

Vitamin Supplements

10

Resources and Promoting Messages In Your Setting

11

Summary

12

Knowledge Development Plan

13

Knowledge Development Plan Continued

14

Yearly Competency Review

15

Evaluation

16

Assessment

17

Knowledge Development Plan