Workforce nutrition course
Do you work with Pacific people in New Zealand? Are you part of a workforce who cares about the health of its people? Find out how you can register your workplace for a Pacific workforce nutrition course.
Learn about the benefits of good nutrition and share those benefits with your people. As health professionals you will be great role models for your communities. This course is also open to people who assist, support and offer advice to Pacific communities.
$50 per person covers costs related to course workbooks, resources, morning and afternoon tea.
Our training team will work with you to find the right fit for your workplace. A minimum of 15 to a maximum of 25 people is required to run a course. We are happy to discuss with you a training package that will best suit your needs.
Please note - a venue which meets our requirements must be organised by the group requesting training.
What will I learn?
- Pacific cultural perspectives on food
- Impact of Pacific cultural perspectives on their health
- Practical ways to improve Pacific peoples' health
- Effective ways to engage with Pacific
This course is 'hands on'. You’ll discover ways of taking nutrition information and using it in everyday life.
We cover a range of topics over one or two days. We can also tailor topics based on the needs of your health workforce, for example, cultural engagement; nutrition for: weight control, mental health, maternal, infant and child health, heart, stroke, diabetes or general nutrition.
You will receive a Pacific Heartbeat Certificate of Attendance after completing the course.
Choose one of our upcoming courses or contact us to tailor a course based on the needs of your health workforce.
|Location||Date / Time||Venue||Course Topic|
Thursday 20th September, 2018
9:00am - 2:00pm
|Pacific nutrition and health|
Wednesday 17th October, 2018
9:00am - 2:00pm
|Pacific cultural engagement in nutrition|
Watch this space - more course dates coming soon
How do I register for the course?
It's easy! Choose a course topic and fill in the registration form. If the course topic doesn't suit your requirements, choose the 'I'm interested' button below, tell us a little bit more about what you would like, and we will contact you.Pacific nutrition and healthPacific cultural engagement in nutritionI'm interested!