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Nutrition & the Human Body

Course Overview

Are you a healthcare professional? Do you who want to expand your knowledge of nutrition and how this influences the human body in a healthcare setting?

Objectives

 In this course we will explore the following aspects:

  • The structure and function of the human body
  • Clinical conditions
  • Health and wellbeing
  • Nutrition and fluid balance

Your online course will equip you with the knowledge that you need to support your skills, actions and behaviours in the workplace, ultimately building towards outstanding patient care and compliance, furthering your career within the healthcare industry. This course will take approximately 3.5 hours to complete.

Approach

This fully online course, has been carefully designed to enable you to take the materials, apply the learning to your role and is broken down into manageable stages. This course allows you to check your knowledge at relevant steps. Learning resources include:

  • Narrated media
  • Video
  • Downloadable PDFs
  • Signposting to suitable organisations
  • Supporting glossaries
  • Interactive elements
  • Ongoing assessment
  • Progress tracking

In order to make the most of this course, it is advised that you have:

  • A laptop/desktop computer
  • Access to the internet
  • Spreadsheet programme
  • PDF reader
  • Speakers
  • Web browser with ability to use work VLE/LMS
  • You may also use smartphones or tablets to access content

Target Audience

Healthcare