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Basics of Nutrition 2


All Essential Nutrients

The complete science of human health and nutrition is deep and complex. However, the fundamentals of the subject are much easier to pick up. For existing and prospective nutritionists alike, getting ahead means constantly enhancing and refining your understanding of the subject. Whether looking to go into business for yourself or gain employment with an established organisation, it all starts with targeted studied. By exploring the basics of nutrition online, your resume and career prospects could take a step in the right direction.

This inspiring tutorial has been designed to continue and expand the teachings of the prior unit (Basics of Nutrition 1). Discover how all essential nutrients and micronutrients work in the body, with particular focus on Vitamins B5, B6, B9 and B12. Study the science of special nutrients and health supplements, why the human body requires a constant supply of minerals and the role fibre plays in a broader nutritional context.



  • Discuss what Micro- Nutrients are
  • Discuss why do we need vitamins and minerals in our diet.
  • Identify good sources of different types of vitamins.

Programme Content


  • Micronutrients
  • How This Vitamin Works in the Body
  • B5 ( Pantothenic  Acid)
  • B6 ( Pyridoxine)
  • B9 ( Folic  Acid)
  • B12 ( Cyanocobalamin)
  • Minerals
  • Health Supplements  
  • Special Nutrients  
  • Fibre

Target Audience

  • Confident , self motivated and passionate candidates
  • Nurses, cares and health workers seeking for CPD
  • Nutrition advisors looking to expand knowledge and skills
  • Candidates looking to enhance their CVs
  • Anyone interested in developing knowledge about nutrition


No prior knowledge is required to take this unit.


  • Participants:8 - 400
  • Duration: 2 - 3 hours
  • Participation:Only collaborative

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Course Duration 10 Hours
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