Content:

This course provides the skills and underpinning knowledge that will enable students to support older adults to have healthy diets.

Prerequisite:

If students are completing this course as part of a diploma, they should complete the Nutrition and Weight Management course before starting this course.

This course can be completed as a standalone course if a student wishes to study for their own interest or if they currently work with older adults in some capacity (such as a care home) and want specialist knowledge of this topic.

For REPs members wanting to claim CPD points the prerequisites are L3 Nutrition qualification and Older Adult

Assessment:

The course is assessed by an online exam. Students will need to answer a series of questions to demonstrate their understanding of the lesson content. The exam is timed and students will need to achieve 70% in order to pass. Students are allowed a maximum of 3 attempts to pass the exam

Awarding Organisation:

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