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The field of Nursing and Patient Care is extremely rewarding. Our online Nursing Assistant course will help you learn important fundamental, practical skills involved in a career as a Nursing Assistant. Unlike other traditional nursing courses, our online program lets you study at home at a time and place that is most comfortable to you.

Within the field of Nursing and Patient Care you will be responsible for the health and wellbeing of others. Good diet and nutrition are extremely important, and can improve overall health. Being qualified to give nutrition advice and support to patients will be a huge advantage.

This online Nursing Assistant Training course provides an overview of the skills and techniques required in areas such as advanced patient hygiene procedures, environmental health and safety awareness for the practice nurse, and how to ensure patient safety and comfort in the adult care setting.

Learning with Global Edulink has many advantages. The course material is delivered straight to you, and can be adapted to fit in with your lifestyle. It is created by experts within the industry, meaning you are receiving accurate information, which is up-to-date and easy to understand.

This course is comprised of professionally narrated e-Learning modules, interactive quizzes, tests and exams. All delivered through a system that you will have access to 24 hours a day, 7 days a week for 365 days (12 months). An effective support service and study materials will build your confidence to secure your qualification.

Who is it for:

  • This course is perfect for anyone who is hoping to work in nursing care
  • This course would also be helpful for any nutritionist hoping to focus on the elderly

Course Description:

This online training course is comprehensive and designed to cover the topics listed under the curriculum.

Method of Assessment:

At the end of the course learners will take an online multiple choice questions assessment test. This online multiple choice questions test is marked automatically so you will receive an instant grade and know whether you have passed the course.


Successful candidates will be awarded a Specialised Nutrition Training with Nursing Care certificate.

Entry Requirements:

Learners must be age 16 or over and should have a good grasp of the English language, literacy, numeracy and ICT.

Career Path:

This course could help you become:

  • Nutrition Specialist
  • Home Health Care Nutrition Specialist
  • Health and Social Care Work
  • Carers

Course Curriculum

nutritional specialist units
Basic Principles of Nutrition 00:44:00
Nutrition and Life Cycle Stages 01:15:00
Understanding the Energy Balance & The Body 01:09:00
Recognizing the Chemical Composition of Nutrients 00:53:00
Nutritional Biochemistry – Part One 00:45:00
Nutritional Biochemistry – Part Two 00:48:00
Nutrition-Related Physiology 00:41:00
Digestion & Nutrient Absorption Part One 00:33:00
Digestion & Nutrient Absorption Part Two 00:26:00
Metabolism of Nutrients 00:59:00
Carbohydrates in Health & Nutrition 00:30:00
Role of Protein’s in Nutrition 00:48:00
Role of Lipids in Health & Nutrition 00:40:00
Discover Vitamins in Nutrition 01:15:00
Role of Minerals in Health & Nutrition 00:24:00
Understanding Symptoms of Mineral Deficiency & Toxicity 01:20:00
Meeting Nutrient Requirements – Part 1 00:41:00
Meeting Nutrient Requirements – Part 2 00:32:00
Nutritional Assessment Methods – Part 1 00:40:00
Nutritional Assessment Methods – Part 2 00:43:00
Clinical Intervention & Monitoring Techniques – Part 1 01:01:00
Clinical Intervention & Monitoring Techniques – Part 2 00:52:00
Clinical Intervention & Monitoring Techniques – Part 3 00:31:00
Nutrient and Drug Interactions 00:05:00
Behavior Optimization and Dietary Therapeutics 00:20:00
The Risk of Eating Disorders to Nutrition 00:57:00
Analyzing Professional Issues in Nutrition 00:30:00
nursing assistant units
Introduction to Nursing 01:03:00
Communication in Nursing 00:56:00
Health and Safety for Nursing 00:16:00
Hygiene for Nursing 00:06:00
Infection Control 01:14:00
Asepsis 00:43:00
Medication Administration for Nursing 00:15:00
Understanding Immune System in Nursing 00:38:00
Rest and Sleep for Nurses 00:23:00
Mobility and Immobility Issues in Nursing 00:24:00
Pain Management for Nurses 00:47:00
Nutrition 00:21:00
Fluid and Electrolyte Balance 00:26:00
Elimination 00:57:00
Oxygenation in Nursing 00:12:00
text materials
Module Book- Nursing Training 00:00:00
mock exam
Mock Exam: Specialised Nutrition Training with Nursing Care 01:00:00
final exam
Exam: Specialised Nutrition Training with Nursing Care 01:00:00
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