Our training is designed especially for early years staff to help you put nutrition at the very heart of your practice. Discover our range of training topics that will enhance your understanding of nutrition for young children, increase your confidence in discussing healthy eating with families, and improve your skills in planning nutritious menus for the children in your care
What Training Do We Offer?
1) Introduction to Nutrition
Our Introduction to Nutrition trainings will provide you with fundamental knowledge of good nutrition and physical activity in the early years.
On completion of the training, you'll feel confident to apply best practice in your setting and promote the importance of good nutrition and physical activity to children and families.
2) Nutrition in Practice
3) Train the Trainer
Our Train the Trainer modules provide you with evidence based knowledge and resources to deliver focused activities and workshops, directly with children and families.
These support positive behaviour change to improve oral health, achieve the 5-a-day recommendation and improve cooking confidence.
Why Choose Our Training?
Complete at your own pace and access 24/7
Supports you to meet EYFS, Ofsted and Eat Better Start Better requirements for the provision of healthy, balanced and nutritious foods
Practical resources to support you and the families you work with
What Do Our Customers Say?
We’ve trained over 700 early years practitioners from over 120 different settings, including nurseries, childminders and Children’s Centres. Find out what they say about our training...
Benefits of our Nutrition Training
Edith Kerrison Children's Centre staff reflect on the benefits of the Wellbeing and Nutrition Training Programme