Introduction to Health and Nutrition

Introduction to Health and Nutrition from NHFS Group

By: NHFS Group  17-Sep-2013
Keywords: Adult Education, Vocational Education, Distance Education

The "Introduction to Health and Nutrition" course is a comprehensive course developed for fitness instructors, personal trainers, fitness professionals and other health practitioners to enable them to understand the relationship between nutrition and the human body. The topics covered in this course are a fundamental background to the concepts of nutrition and dietary intake (from foods to nutrients). The focus of this course is also on the explanation of key points of macronutrient intake, their individual differences, dietary sources, beneficial effects of their consumption and healthy body needs. This course is essential to develop the first step towards a serious understanding of human nutrition and its application in health science. Mode of delivery: On-line and distance education The aims of this exciting course are to provide: Fundamental background to the general concepts of nutrition and dietary intake (From Food to Nutrients). Information on range of ways to consume nourished material Information on processes of digestion and nutrient absorption through the gastrointestinal system Explanation of the essential and key points of macronutrients (Carbohydrates, Proteins, Fats), their individual differences, dietary sources, beneficial effects of their consumption and health body needs.

Keywords: Adult Education, Cec Points, Continuing Education Points, Correspondence Courses, Distance Education, Distance Learning, Fitness Australia Accredited Courses, Introduction to Nutrition, Nhfs Group, Nutrition Courses, Study Skills, Tafe Courses, Vocational Education,

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