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Introduction to Nutrition

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  • Gain a solid understanding of nutritional basics in an easy-to-understand format Learn about dietary intake standards and guidelines Recognize common signs and symptoms of nutrient deficiencies Acquire the skills to perform nutritional evaluations
  • Learn about dietary intake standards and guidelines
  • Recognize common signs and symptoms of nutrient deficiencies
  • Acquire the skills to perform nutritional evaluations
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Online courses Introduction to Nutrition
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Key Features
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    Gain a solid understanding of nutritional basics in an easy-to-understand format Learn about dietary intake standards and guidelines Recognize common signs and symptoms of nutrient deficiencies Acquire the skills to perform nutritional evaluations
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    Learn about dietary intake standards and guidelines
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    Recognize common signs and symptoms of nutrient deficiencies
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    Acquire the skills to perform nutritional evaluations
  •  Course Duration
    3 Months
  •  Next Batch Date
    13th Nov 2023

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$185*

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Course Description

In today’s busy and demanding society, many individuals have limited knowledge about nutrition, which leads to poor dietary choices and a lack of understanding about how food affects their health. This lack of nutrition literacy contributes to the rising prevalence of diet-related diseases and suboptimal health outcomes.

Proper nutrition is vital for maintaining optimal health and well-being. By learning the basics of nutrition, participants can gain a deeper understanding of how food impacts the body and make informed choices to support the overall health goals of their patients or clients.

The Introduction to Nutrition course is perfect for beginners who want to understand the basics of nutrition science. Participants will learn about important nutrients like carbohydrates, fats, proteins, vitamins, and minerals, including their sources and how they contribute to health. The course also covers nutrition guidelines, dietary requirements, and basic assessment methods.

Throughout the course, participants will explore macronutrients, which are key nutrients needed in large quantities for energy and proper body functioning. They will learn about carbohydrates, proteins, and fats, understanding their roles in providing energy, building, and repairing tissues, and supporting bodily functions.

The course will also cover micronutrients, which are essential vitamins and minerals needed in smaller amounts for overall health and well-being. Participants will gain knowledge about the importance of these nutrients, their dietary sources, and their role in maintaining health and preventing nutrient deficiencies.

The course emphasizes the significance of individualized nutrition care plans as part of the nutrition care process. Participants will learn the steps involved in assessing, diagnosing, planning, implementing, and evaluating nutritional care for individuals with specific dietary needs or health conditions. This knowledge will enable participants to provide personalized nutrition advice and support to others, promoting better health outcomes.

Understanding the basics of nutrition is important for healthcare professionals of all backgrounds, as it equips them with the knowledge and skills necessary to make informed dietary choices, promote optimal health, and prevent diet-related diseases in their patients or clients. By completing the Introduction to Nutrition course, participants will gain the necessary expertise to guide and inspire others to make positive changes in their dietary habits and lead healthier lives.

Join us on this educational journey to unlock the power of nutrition and pave the way for a healthier and happier life. With the Introduction to Nutrition course, you can enhance your understanding of nutrition and become a trusted source of guidance and support in promoting well-being.

Course validity: 4 months. There will be an extra charge on the extension of the course validity.

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$185*

*Statutory taxes and levies not included. Taxes will be applied on checkout. Rates may vary based on management discretion.

Accreditation Partner(s)
  • British Accreditation Council
  • Apollo Hospitals Education and Research Foundation
FAQs
1. Course related
  • Is this course recognized by MCI?
    • Medical Council of India does not recognize courses that are offered through online or blended learning platform. In collaboration with leading industry experts, we provide you with the best state-of-the art learning content with an endeavor to train you to become well-equipped and proficient in patient care through this course.
2. Eligibility for the course

12th standard and above

3. What is a hands-on training program?
  • Hands-on training means training in an environment that permits each student to have experience performing tasks, making decisions, or using equipment appropriate to the job assignment for which the training is being conducted. The student assigned for these programs will be observing all procedures performed by the consultant and depending on the student’s abilities and skill set displayed at the hospital, he/she will get to assist the consultant.
4. Course delivery
  • How to access the course material online?
    • To access the course, click on kite.medvarsity using the login ID and password provided to you or click on “LOG IN USING YOUR ACCOUNT ON Google” and enter your Email ID: Gmail ID (Only if Gmail ID mentioned in the Application) & Password. In case you don’t have access to login ID and password, write to us at [email protected] & quote your registered email ID.
  • What If I am unable to open/access the course?
5. Assessment and Exams
  • How will the assessments be for course?
    • All assessments will be based on online tests.
  • What if I am not able to clear the final test in each level in the first attempt?
    • You will be given three attempts to clear the tests. If you are not able to clear the final test for the Level in three attempts, you will have to pay re-activation fees. Contact Toll free (1800-103-6006) or write to us at [email protected].
  • What if I feel that a question is wrongly framed or an answer is wrongly marked in the online exams?
    • If you feel that something is wrongly mentioned, you can write at [email protected], directing it to the academics team.
6. Certification

When will I get my certificate?

We have now gone online, once you successfully pass your final exam and below conditions are met:

Contact program Completed (if Applicable).

Viva to be cleared (if Applicable).

Logbook / Project Submission (if applicable).

Course duration to be complete.

Necessary documents should be submitted in full.

If the above credentials are fulfilled, your E-Certificate will be mailed to your registered E-Mail ID.

  • Will I get the certificate before the course duration?

Even in case, you complete all the online modules and exams much before your course end date, the certificate can be made available only after the course duration is complete. In other words, invariable of how early you complete the course, the certificate shall be made available only when the course duration is over.

7. Placement Assistance
  • Do you provide any placement assistance?
    • We do not provide any placement guarantee as an outcome of the course. On a case to case basis we will introduce your profile to specific recruiting partners but no job guarantee is provided.
8. Feedback
  • What if I have any concerns regarding the program delivery or what if I have any suggestions to improve the quality of the course?
Faculty
Faculty
Dr. Priyanka Rohatgi
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Chief Clinical Dietician, Apollo Hospitals Bangalore

Next Batch Start Date 13th Nov 2023

Course Duration

3 Months

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Dr. Priyanka Rohatgi
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Chief Clinical Dietician, Apollo Hospitals Bangalore

Accreditation Partner(s)

  • British Accreditation Council
  • Apollo Hospitals Education and Research Foundation

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Reviews
  • Dr Nirupama BAMS

    A great introductory course,  Easy-to-understand format covering basics, dietary guidelines, nutrient deficiencies, and nutritional evaluations.

  • Dr Moshakeb, BHMS

    Informative course. Explored macronutrients, micronutrients, and individualized nutrition care plans.

  • Dr Rahab.A BAMS

    Valuable insights into nutrition science. Learned about important nutrients, dietary guidelines, and personalized care plans. A must for anyone interested in health and wellness.

  • Dr lakshya. P, BHMS

    Impressed with the course content! Covered macronutrients, micronutrients, and assessment methods. Now equipped to promote better health outcomes through informed nutrition choices.

  • Dr Priyanka Sable. BUMS

    Well-structured course.