This course is designed to educate the learner on the importance of nutritional needs within the health and social care environment. It will provide information on what nutrition entails and how best to adapt those needs to each individual in their care.

Who needs this qualification?

Any individual who works within the health and social care sector.

Course Content

  • What is Nutrition
  • A Balanced Diet
  • Nutrition in the Elderly
  • Nutrition in a Care Setting
  • Dietary Problems
  • Malnutrition

Person Centred Planning

This course is designed to educate the learner on the basic person centred values required in the health and social care environment. It will provide information on the importance of providing a person centred service in order to fully deliver a positive experience.

Who needs this qualification?

Any individual who works within the health and social care sector.

Course Content

  • Understand Person Centred Values including:
  • Individuality, Independence, Privacy, Choice, Dignity, Respect, Rights
  • Promoting Person Centred Values in Everyday Work
  • Working in a Person Centred Way
  • Supporting Active Participation
  • Supporting an Individual’s Right to Choice
  • Promoting Spiritual and Emotional Well-being