Upcoming Courses:

There are currently no upcoming dates for this course, however if you wish to book this course in house then please contact us. 

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


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


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