Creating Nutrition Champions Webinar is a live and interactive webinar series, lead and created by dietitians via video conferencing directly to your aged care home.
Participants will come away with a thorough understanding of nutrition issues for the elderly and will gain practical tips and solutions. As a result, they will become “Nutrition Champions”, able to advocate for individual resident needs.
This course is especially relevant for catering managers, food service assistants, cooks, chefs and hospitality managers in aged care settings.
Module 1 – Introduction to Aged Care Nutrition
Nutrition guidelines, the dining environment and food fortification.
Module 2 – Food Service Planning
Menu planning, increasing fibre intake and vegetarian meals.
Module 3 – Special Diets
Diabetes, texture modified food and fluids, gluten free, and low lactose diets.
Leading Nutrition also provide other educational services:
Contact Leading Nutrition on 1300 722 712 or via our contact page for more information on providing training and support to staff in aged care. We can create a tailored education package for your specific needs.