British Nutrition Foundation launches online health and wellbeing training for employees

The British Nutrition Foundation (BNF) has launched the first module in a series of online training packages, which can be incorporated into an organisation’s health and wellbeing programme for staff.

The module, ‘Introduction to healthy eating and nutrition’, can also be used as a standalone course and takes up to four hours to complete. It includes six sections focusing on health, energy and nutrients, diet and health issues, dietary needs, food labelling, and healthy eating.

Roy Ballam, education programme manager at the BNF, said: “These training modules provide a truly flexible and cost-effective solution for organisations wishing to have a positive influence on eating and lifestyle behaviour.

“The training can be used to support cross-functional teams through health and wellbeing initiatives.

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