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This accredited online nutrition certificate program gives students the knowledge to promote a nutritious and healthy diet.

In this POLHN self-paced program, you will learn the risks associated with malnutrition, as well as why and how to encourage healthy eating within the community.

This course begins with the benefits of maintaining a healthy diet and how this can be achieved. Finally, using relevant examples, you will be taught how to promote a healthy diet, and why this is so important.

Key features of the course


After completing this free online nutrition course with a certificate of completion, students will be able to:

  • Implement key approaches to improving dietary intake.
  • Understand the key aspects to a healthy diet, including micronutrients and macronutrients.
  • Encourage the improvement of fruit and vegetable intake.
  • Identify the amount of energy intake necessary for weight reduction.
  • Understand the benefits of low salt consumption.
  • Promote a healthy diet within their community.


Modules

How it works

Study material

This self-paced course has been created so that it is easy to understand and easy to access. It uses a range of different materials designed by qualified experts. Mediums of teaching include pre-recorded videos, lecture slides, quizzes and assignments.

Getting help

Connect with other students through the course forum, where you can easily discuss the course or debate ideas. Your instructors are also available online to answer any questions you might have.

Extend your career with a verified certificate

POLHN self-paced courses are recognised by Pacific Ministries of Health. Once you successfully complete the course, you will receive an official certificate, which can be used for credit to gain CPD points.

Course Questions & Answers

Course summary

Course code: HD
Average length: 4 weeks
Effort: 2 hours per week
Number of modules: 4
Institution: POLHN
Subject: Nutrition
Language: English
Mode: Self-paced
Status: Coming Soon

Course author

Pacific Health Systems and Policy team

Division of Pacific Technical Support

World Health Organization | Division of Pacific Technical Support | Suva, Fiji

POLHN has dedicated public health professionals in its DPS research team who have decade long experiences in Health Security & Emergencies , NCDs and Health Through the Lifecourse, Health Systems.

Course focal point

Name:
Pacific Health Systems and Policy team

Technical support

Name:
Muhammad Noman Ali

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