Upcoming Courses:

  • Wednesday 11th March 2020 (09.30 - 12.30)

To book a course, please find the date you desire on our booking page and select 'book now'

Content:

As well as providing some of the fundamental knowledge and skills for developing balanced and healthy meals/snacks, this course will introduce delegates to some of the key child nutrition challenges, including:

  • Poor weaning practice
  • Over dependence on milk
  • Problem/fussy or faddy eating
  • Low iron intakes
  • Low calcium intakes
  • poor fruit and vegetable intakes
  • Childhood obesity/overweight
  • Dental caries
  • Packed lunch provision
  • Social eating
  • Inappropriate requests for special diets from parents for children
  • Managing food allergies and food intolerances in childcare
  • Appropriate portion sizes

Location:

Acorn Training Centre, 6 Wimborne Crescent, Westcroft, Milton Keynes, MK4 4DE