Effective Fluids and Nutrition


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.


Learning outcomes

  • 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


Course Delivery

3 hours workshop using discussion, presentation and activities



No formal assessment. Learners will complete a learning check and receive an attendance certificate at the end of the session.


Cost: £50