Introduction to Complementary Feeding: Weaning

When:
September 7, 2017 @ 8:30 am – 11:30 am UTC Timezone
2017-09-07T08:30:00+00:00
2017-09-07T11:30:00+00:00
Where:
Cameron Hospital, Leven
Cameron Road
Windygates, Leven KY8 5RR
UK
Cost:
Free

Aim:

To equip participants with evidenced based knowledge about the appropriate introduction of complementary foods (weaning) as part of a healthy diet.

Learning Outcomes:

By the end of this course participants will have:

  • Familiarity with current recommendations and the supporting evidence for introducing weaning foods.
  • Familiarity with the Healthy Start Scheme and recommendations for/availability of Healthy Start vitamins.
  • Awareness of opportunities and examples of good practice in facilitating weaning sessions for parents.

Who should attend?

All those who have contact with pregnant women/new mothers and families and who discuss infant feeding/weaning as part of their role. For example, public health team staff, maternity services staff, local authority staff such as early years workers, nursery staff and voluntary sector staff.

Facilitator:

Lisa Cruickshank, Specialist Dietitian, Fife Health and Social Care Partnership.

 

Apply for a place online.