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This course is provided by Weight Management Centre the leading trainer in childhood obesity in the UK . You will also be equipped to advise managers, governors and decision makers in the wider community on policy, planning and the social and environmental causal factors behind childhood obesity making you a highly sought after and effective professional. Course Content The aetiology of obesity and the significant obesogenic forces in the micromacro environments. What is driving childhood obesity and what changes are required to halt and reverse the year on year rise in childhood obesity? What are the special needs of overweight and obese children? What are the critical issues relating to exercise, activity, psychology, eating habits, peer pressures, environmental influences, parents, role models and issues of education, and socio-economic circumstance? What are the keys to successful intervention in childhood obesity? How can you make a positive impact on children individually and collectively, and what policies and strategies are appropriate? What does the evidence indicate in terms of programme design and efficacy? What are the strategies of prevention, and what are the wider social and environmental issues that need to be challenged. How can every one of us positively impact the obesogenic environment? The course includes Weight Management Centre Certificate in Childhood Obesity All tuition including unlimited online and telephone support Course manuals and workbooks 16 CPD credits on REP's Course Format Unit 1 - Nutrition and Health - Self directed supported distance learning (approx 4-6 learning hrs) Unit 2 - Weight Management - Taught unit with compulsory attendance on two day training course Assessment Workshops and course work Certification & Qualifications On successful completion of this course you will receive a Certificate in Childhood Obesity and 16 REPs CDP credits

This course is provided by Weight Management Centre the leading trainer in childhood obesity in the UK . You will also be equipped to advise managers, governors and decision makers in the wider community on policy, planning and the social and environmental causal factors behind childhood obesity making you a highly sought after and effective professional. Course Content The aetiology of obesity...

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