Email: info@datastatresearch.org
Telephone: +254724527104


Training Course on Improving Health and Nutrition ยป

DURATION

5 days

WHO SHOULD ATTEND?

This course is intended for various actors in the Agriculture Extension (Agricultural extension officers, senior agricultural officials and policy makers) working with communities, in governments, funding agencies, Public Health Officers, Research organizations and non-government organizations among others for Agriculture support activities and other Development programmes.

LEARNING OBJECTIVES

By the end of the course, learners will be able to:

  • Demonstrate a working knowledge of the basic principles of nutrition and how they relate to overall health and exercise performance.
  • Understand the impact of lifestyle on health, and the ways one can modify lifestyle to affect disease or promote health.
  • Establish nutrition disorders, prescribe therapeutic diets, and provide preliminary counseling on specific nutrient needs.
  • Implement health maintenance and preventive nutrition care.
  • Use medical nutrition remedies (such as nutrition assessment methods, behavioral counseling) for personal self-care where desirable.
  • Create and evaluate a comprehensive educational and instructional nutrition tool or a care plan program using appropriate technologies.

TOPICS TO BE COVERED

·         Basics of nutrition

·         Water, sanitation and hygiene in community food systems

·         Food safety practices and general requirements

·         Cross-Cutting issues in health and nutrition

·         Monitoring and Evaluation of nutrition health interventions

·         Technology application in health and nutrition promotion

REQUIREMENTS

Participants should be reasonably proficient in English. 

METHODOLOGY

 

The instructor led trainings are delivered using a blended learning approach and comprises of presentations, guided sessions of practical exercise, web-based tutorials, and group work. Our facilitators are seasoned industry experts with years of experience, working as professional and trainers in these fields.

Course Schedule

No Start Date End Date Action
1. 02/09/2019 06/09/2019 Register
2. 16/09/2019 20/09/2019 Register
3. 30/09/2019 04/10/2019 Register
4. 14/10/2019 18/10/2019 Register
5. 28/10/2019 01/11/2019 Register
6. 11/11/2019 15/11/2019 Register
7. 25/11/2019 29/11/2019 Register
8. 09/12/2019 13/12/2019 Register
9. 24/02/2020 28/02/2020 Register
10. 10/02/2020 14/02/2020 Register
11. 27/01/2020 31/01/2020 Register
12. 13/01/2020 17/01/2020 Register
13. 09/03/2020 13/03/2020 Register
14. 23/03/2020 27/03/2020 Register
15. 06/04/2020 10/04/2020 Register
16. 20/04/2020 24/04/2020 Register

Contact Us

Mobile No: +254724527104/ +254734969612

Email Add: info@datastatreseach.org

Postal Add: 5402-00100

Head Office: Comet House 1st floor room 12A, Along Monrovia Street, Nairobi, Kenya