Right from the Start with HENRY
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We now know that being overweight is a major health problem and that the number of overweight adults and children continues to rise. Younger and younger children are affected and as many as 1 in 4
children now start school already overweight.
As a result, this e-learning course has been designed to provide parents or carers with detailed information on how they can help provide their family with a healthy lifestyle right from the start.
The course is divided in to 6 sessions, including information on how weight affects health and why a healthy weight is important. In addition to weight, the course also covers the importance of being
active, and offers hints and tips on what families can do to become more active together.
On completion, parents will have an increased understanding of the knowledge and skills required to equip their children with the ability to resist the pressures of modern life that encourage
inactivity and weight gain.
Areas covered include:
Session 1: The obesity epidemic and the Henry approach
Session 2: Healthy Eating Patterns
Session 3: Addressing food
Session 4: Being Active
Session 5: Parenting for a healthy lifestyle
Session 6: Recommended reading and resources
The content of this course has been independently certified as conforming to universally accepted Continuous Professional Development (CPD) guidelines.
On completion of this course you will be able to download a College certificate.
Approximately 2-3 hours to complete. As an e-learning module you can complete this training in convenient stages. The system will record your progress throughout.
This module is targeted primarily at parents wanting to learn more about how they can provide their family with a healthy start to life.
There are no specific entry requirements for this course.