Effective Fluids and Nutrition
Why is this training important?
Effective nutrition and fluid intake is a basic requirement for continued health. Staff require the knowledge and confidence to enable them to ensure these requirements are met.
This course supports Care Certificate Standard 8
Who needs this training/qualification
Staff from any Adult Health and Social Care environment.
Components of the “Live Well” plate
The importance of fluids and nutrition
Promotion of good nutrition and hydration
The importance of hydration
Signs and symptoms of malnourishment and dehydration