Vitamin D – A Healthy Start
£ 30.00 incl VAT
Complete this training to learn more about the current guidelines around Vitamin D. Explore topics including: why vitamin D is important, supplement recommendations and how to promote the Healthy Start Scheme.
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What you’ll learn in the Vitamin D – A Healthy Start training
- The importance of vitamin D
- Factors that affect our vitamin D status
- Vitamin D recommendations for children and families
- Vitamin supplements
- The NHS Healthy Start Scheme
- How to encourage families to apply for NHS Healthy Start and how to improve uptake
Who is this training suitable for?
Early Years Practitioners, such as those working in nurseries and Children Centres, childminders and nannies.
Health professionals, such as: Health Visitors, Midwives, GP’s and Pharmacists.
Those looking to develop their knowledge in early years nutrition, such as: students, nutritionists, dietitians and volunteers.
The training comprises of information slides and interactive activities.
Resources to support your practice and share with families.
Estimated study time 1– 1.5 hours.
Short multiple choice assessment.
Knowledge Development Plan (KDP) to reflect on your learning.
Certificate issued on successful completion of the course and the Knowledge Development Plan (KDP).
£30 inc Vat.
‘It was a really useful comprehensive training on all aspects of the importance of vitamins to health and how the Healthy Start scheme underpins this.‘ Natalie Madden, HENRY- February 2022