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Sports Training Nutrition - Ireland Premium

An introduction to nutrition for sports training. It’s designed to address the needs of athletes either for a specific event or in general, and will cover how to maximize performance and minimize injury using good nutrition.PurposeCourse Description Sports Training Nutrition Introduction Nutrient needs of athletesCarbohydratesProteinsNutrient needs of athletes FatsMicronutrientsOxygen (in relation to fatigue, tissue repair)Training requirements / food ideasGeneral, building muscle, loosing fat, energy, mental focus, strengthRecovery requirements / food ideasPain reduction, tissue repair, recoveryWeight management What to do to gain weightWhat to do to lose weightFactors affecting eachA look at common sports training supplements Why use themWhat's in them and whyWhat to look for in terms of qualityCase studiesA look a specific examples - training for a single event versus general trainingReview and wrapping it all togetherCourse Tutor:Lyn Jullien (M.Sc., Dip.NT) is a Nutrition ... (Training Available by Galway-Mayo Institute of Technology (GMIT)) Sports Training Nutrition

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Nutrition and Health - Ireland Pro Plus

January 2012Type of Course: Short-Term Courses Duration: 10 weeks Fee: ‚230 Venue: Western Gateway Building, Room G13, UCC Lecturer: Dr Alice Lucey, Dr Eibhlís O€™Connor and Dr Elaine Walsh, School of Food and Nutritional Sciences, UCC Times/Dates: Tuesday 24th January to 27th March, 7-9pmCourse Content This course will provide an introduction to the basic principles of nutrition and cover different aspects of how to achieve a healthy overall balanced diet. Nutrients of concern in the Irish diet will be discussed including saturated fats, fibre, salt, omega 3 fats, calcium and vitamin D. Other areas which will be focused on include how to read and understand nutrition labels, the importance of physical activity and the risks associated with overweight and obesity and a look at some popular bio-active food components and their function. Introduction and course overview- Macronutrients- Protein, Carbohydrate, Fat and Dietary Fibre, Beverages Micronutrien ... (Training Available by UCC Adult Education) Nutrition and Health

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Nutrition and Health - Ireland Pro Plus

This 8-week course aims to teach participants about the science of nutrition (how food gets from our plates into our tissues and cells), the relationship between nutrition and health (covering issues like obesity, diabetes, heart disease and cancer) and our changing nutritional needs from infancy to old age. The course also deals with the importance of physical activity, how to read and understand nutrition labels, and the scientific evidence behind some controversial nutrition questions (e.g. is organic food more nutritious?). Practical activities such as calculating caloric requirements, studying food labels and learning how to accurately take height, weight and blood pressure measurements form an important aspect of the course. The course is suitable for anyone wishing to achieve a deeper understanding of the principles of nutrition and healthy eating. ... (Training Available by University College Cork) Nutrition and Health

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Course Offered by University College Cork, Alternatives:1 of 49 courses & classes
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Nutrition and Health - Ireland Pro Plus

Venue: Western Gateway Building, room G13, UCCThe 8-week course is suitable for anyone wishing to achieve a deeper understanding of the principles of nutrition and healthy eating. The course aims to provide evidence-based information about the science of nutrition, covering a wide range of topics, from the composition of foods, the relationship between nutrition and health (covering issues like obesity and disease related malnutrition) and our changing nutritional needs from infancy through the lifecycle. The course will also cover the importance of physical activity in maintaining a healthy lifestyle and how to read and understand foods labels. In addition to these themes, practical activities such as calculating caloric requirements, examining food labels and learning how to accurately take height, weight and blood pressure measurements form an important aspect of the course. ... (Training Available by University College Cork) Nutrition and Health

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Nutrition and Health - Ireland Pro Plus

This 8-week course aims to teach participants about the science of nutrition (how food gets from our plates into our tissues and cells), the relationship between nutrition and health (covering issues like obesity, diabetes, heart disease and cancer) and our changing nutritional needs from infancy to old age. The course also deals with the importance of physical activity, how to read and understand nutrition labels, and the scientific evidence behind some controversial nutrition questions (e.g. is organic food more nutritious?).  Practical activities such as calculating caloric requirements, studying food labels and learning how to accurately take height, weight and blood pressure measurements form an important aspect of the course. The course is suitable for anyone wishing to achieve a deeper understanding of the principles of nutrition and healthy eating. ... (Training Available by University College Cork) Nutrition and Health

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Sports Nutrition Part time - Ireland

Sports Nutrition Part time The Sports Nutrition course teaches you how to enhance an athlete's performance, recovery and energy levels through a scientific understanding of diet and micronutrients. The most important goal of Sports Nutrition is to enhance performance -Improved performance by improving body composition, increasing speed, mobility and strength.Increased speed of recovery, in turn creating more capacity for practicing and competition as the body is becoming more fit and adjusted to the coupling of the good nutrition incorporated into the workout regime.Increased energy for both practice and competition, helping one's performance. Strategic diet will also increase immunity, allowing one to stay healthy and be able to continue and intensify practice and training. Most importantly, it will improve the overall health. It is important for an athlete to maintain weight by increasing muscle and decreasing fat. Weight gain places strain on cardiovascular and respiratory system ... (Training Available by Portobello Institute) Sports Nutrition Part time

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Nutrition & Health - Ireland

& health nutrition Diet and good health is of supreme importance to us all. It does not matter whether we are the busy mother caring for a family, a business executive or a retired couple. Without good health we cannot function as we should like to be able to. This course aims to provide information on nutrition, food and diet in relation to health and well-being. Good nutrition is absolutely vital to health, and a good understanding of food, nutrition and health is especially important to anyone involved in the provision of food or health care. course contentsFactors affecting food intake and choiceNutrients and their functionHuman energy needs and energy sourcesNutrient composition of foodsNutritional requirements of different groupsImportance of a balanced dietDiet and HealthChanges in the food industryEthnic minority groupsPromoting healthy eating 1 Day Training Max 14 Per Course Unit 3, Crookstown Business Park, Crookstown, Co. Kildare ... (Training Available by Heartbeat Safety Ltd) Nutrition & Health

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Nutrition Courses - Ireland

Nutrition CoursesIntroductionNutrition is now a high profile subject within the health and fitness industry. Fitness professionals need to be able to support their prescribed exercise programmes with proven nutritional advice designed to meet the established goals and aspirations of their clients. There are general guidelines that are helpful to all, but to achieve maximum results, a personalised nutritional programme calculating the needs of the individual is essential.This core module forms part of the general syllabus required for the diploma in Massage Therapy and Fitness Professionals.International Training Institute Course Keywords: Nutrition courses, Nutrition course, Training nutrition, Nutrition school, Nutrition diploma, Nutrition distance learning. Duration: 50 hoursCourse AimTo classify and examine the nutrient groups required by the human body. Carbohydrates, protein, vitamins, minerals and water.To examine the utilisation of these nutrients by the human body.To enable gra ... (Training Available by INTL Training Limerick) Nutrition Courses

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Human Nutrition - Ireland

This degree covers many aspects of nutritional sciences, from biochemistry to molecular and public health nutrition, and also includes topics such as nutrition communication and food regulatory affairs. Upon graduating you�ll be able to apply your knowledge to many different areas of the food and health industry. ... (Training Available by University College Dublin) Human Nutrition

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Diet & Nutrition Diploma - Ireland

Diet & Nutrition for Complementary Therapists DiplomaCourse Tutor - Peter Stewart DolanDiet & Nutrition is an essential part of our everyday life and enhances our health in a natural manner. It gives one an insight into the holistic side of healing the body in a simple way.Peter has been practicing Nutritional Therapy since 1997 using diet and nutrition from orthomolecular and Ayurvedic perspectives to promote healthy eating and relieve nutritional deficiencies and disorders.There are many factors to assist clients in bringing holistic balance to their well being. One factor would be what clients eat or drink. Or another way of looking at the situation of what the clients don’t eat or drink. These simple factors can sometimes having a profound effect on the body and mind.The ITEC Level 3 Diploma in Diet and Nutrition for Complementary Therapists will enable therapists to provide “Healthy Eating” advice for their clients whom they already treat for another ther ... (Training Available by A.U.R.A.) Diet & Nutrition Diploma

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Additional Nutrition Courses & Classes in Ireland

Nutrition - Ireland

Course Code: NUTNutrition and food is a fascinating field of study. This course, certified by FETAC, introduces the student to the essentials of good nutrition, examines the special dietary requirements of individuals, and develops an awareness of balanced diet. This is an introductory course and is suitable for those with a personal interest in good nutrition. It also serves as a useful foundation for students interested in pursuing studies of nutrition at a higher level.AttendanceCommencing 20 September 2011, students attend on Tuesday night from 6:30 pm to 9:30pm over a ten-week period.The college calander can be found here CertificationOn successful completion of the course, learners are awarded a FETAC level 5 Component Certificate in Nutrition (C20140). AssessmentStudents are assessed by means of a multiple choice examination and through the preparation of dietary advice for those with special needs such as food allergy, diabetes etc. Tuition€150 inclusive of assessment fe ... (Training Available by Senior College Dun Laoghaire) Nutrition

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DIET AND NUTRITION DIPLOMA FOR COMPLEMENTARY THERAPISTS - Ireland

DIET AND NUTRITION DIPLOMA FOR COMPLEMENTARY THERAPISTS The main aim of the ITEC level 3 Diploma in Diet and Nutrition for Complementary Therapists is to enable candidates to provide healthy eating advice for their clients whom they are already treating for another therapy, for the purpose of improving health and lifestyle. The candidate will study the theory of the main nutrients required for a healthy diet as well as deficiencies, disorders and key illnesses associated with diet. Additionally they will develop underpinning knowledge and skills required to successfully compose a dietary plan. Qualifications gained:IITEC Diploma in Diet & Nutrition for Complementary Therapists Duration of course:Alternate Saturdays 10am - 4pm, October to June Pre- requisites for entry:Students must hold the ITEC Diploma in Holistic Massage or another complementary therapy. Students who have not gained this qualification with the Institute must forward a copy of their diploma when applying. Venue:In ... (Training Available by Institute of Massage & Sports Therapy) DIET AND NUTRITION DIPLOMA FOR COMPLEMENTARY THERAPISTS

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Naturopathic Nutrition Diploma - Dublin, Cork & Galway - Ireland

 What is Naturopathic Nutrition?Naturopathic Nutrition stresses the use of whole and organic foods as medicine - an integral concept of healing in many indigenous societies. Today, we see that a return to chemical-free foods, along with other dietary measures, is an effective answer to many health complaints and common conditions.CNM students learn about the physiological and biochemical processes involved in nourishment, and the energetic side of food as well.Thousands of years ago, master healers in China perceived a way to classify food and disease according to simple, easily observed patterns; one eats cooling foods for overheated conditions, and warming foods are best for people who feel too cold. Detoxifying foods are for those who carry an excess of toxins, and building foods are good for deficient persons, and so on.The traditional Chinese and East Indian Ayurvedic systems have been used with pinpoint accuracy to diagnose disease conditions, and to categorise foods as medi ... (Training Available by College of Naturopathic Medicine) Naturopathic Nutrition Diploma - Dublin, Cork & Galway

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Fitness, Health and Nutrition course - Ireland

Learn how to assess your own fitness level and evaluate your current state of health.This fitness, health and nutrition distance learning course will teach you how to assess your own fitness level and how to evaluate your current state of health. It will help you answer questions about your lifestyle and help pinpoint the changes you may need to make. The why as well as the how is explained fully.All the assignments and programmes in the course are designed to be safe as well as effective. As you proceed through the course you will acquire the knowledge you need to recognise a safe (or unsafe) weight control and exercise programme.My course has greatly improved my skills and knowledge on physical fitness and diet, health and related issues.Sarah L. Student n° DFA8320I have never been as fit and my confidence has soared having completed Fitness, Health & Nutrition course. I finally understand myself and how my body works.Siobhain S. Student n° DFA8669 ... (Training Available by Kilroys College) Fitness, Health and Nutrition course

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DIET AND NUTRITION DIPLOMA - Ireland

To allow candidates to recognise and understand health balanced diets and the complications of imbalances and deficiencies. This qualification gives the candidate a thorough knowledge of diet and nutrition theory to help with in depth consultations for therapy treatments but not to make dietary plans for clients. ... (Training Available by Clarence College of Beauty & Complementary Therapies) DIET AND NUTRITION DIPLOMA

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Course Offered by Clarence College of Beauty & Complementary Therapies, Alternatives:1 of 49 courses & classes
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Nutrition - Ireland

FETAC Nutrition (C20140)FETAC Level (Credit Value)Level 5 (1 credit)PurposeThis module is designed to provide the learner with knowledge of the composition of food and an understanding of how food affects an individual’s personal well-being.Preferred Entry Level Level 4 FETAC Certificate, Leaving Certificate or equivalent qualifications and/or relevant life and work experiences.Who should complete this course? People who wish to pursue a career and work in the fields of health, complementary therapy, nutrition and physical fitness. Or students who wish to study Nutrition at Level 5ProgressionThe module is mandatory for the Level 5 Certificate in Community and Health Services - Nursing Studies award. It may also be included as an elective vocational module on a range of FETAC awards.General Aims Learners who successfully complete this module will:be familiar with the composition of foodevaluate the nutritional content of foodunderstand the relationship between health and n ... (Training Available by A.U.R.A.) Nutrition

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Nutrition (C20140) - Ireland

If you work as a health care or fitness professional, or wish to embark on the career of a dietician or nutritionist, our Nutrition course will provide you with good foundation knowledge of what we eat, how we eat, and how that affects our personal well-being. The knowledge you acquire during our course will also let you start a new, healthy eating regime for yourself.The interactive and engaging course material will guide you through food composition, main functions of food and nutrients and the relation between nutrition and health. You will acquire knowledge of nutritional and dietary needs of various groups of people including those with food intolerances or eating disorders. The course will help you understand and interpret dietary information, and to appreciate the role exercise plays in nutrition. On completion of our Nutrition course you also will be able to apply the theoretical knowledge you gained to devise sample menus suitable for the needs of various groups of people, e.g ... (Training Available by Abbey College Learning Ltd) Nutrition (C20140)

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Exercise, Fitness & Nutrition Studies - Ireland

Home Full Time CoursesExercise, Fitness & Nutrition Studies Exercise, Fitness & Nutrition Studies This one year Course aims to provide students with the skills and knowledge necessary for employment in the Fitness & Health Industry. The Course leads to internationally recognised qualifications and students supplement their studies with work experience in a relevant area.Awarding Body: Further Education & Training Awards Council (FETAC) - Sports & Recreation Award OCR- Certificate in Instructing Exercise & Physical Activity for Children & Water FitnessITEC - Diploma in Gym InstructionIrish Water SafetyCareer & Employment Opportunities:It is envisaged that this Course will prepare students for employment in Health Clubs, Health Farms & Fitness Centres. Minimum Entry Requirements:Leaving Certificate/Leaving Certificate Applied or it's equivalent. A proven ability in a Science subject will be an advantage. Home Economics (Social & Scientific) will b ... (Training Available by Crumlin College of Further Education (CDVEC)) Exercise, Fitness & Nutrition Studies

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Course Offered by Crumlin College of Further Education (CDVEC), Alternatives:1 of 49 courses & classes
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Nutrition - Ireland

FETAC Level 5 Nutrition (C20140) Designed for: This module is aimed at learners that work in a health or social care environment. Course aim: This module is designed to provide learners with knowledge of the composition of food and an understanding of how food affects an individuals personal wellbeing Purpose of this course: This module is an elective module on a number of Vocational Certificates at Level 2 awarded by the NCVA What’s included:The learners that successfully complete this module will:Be familiar with the composition of foodEvaluate the nutritional content of foodUnderstand the relationship between health & nutritionInterpret current dietary information and recommendationsExamine eating habitsBe familiar with the nutritional needs of different groups of peopleAcquire a range of practical techniquesThe specific learning outcomes are grouped into 4 units1. Composition of Food 2. Nutrition & Health 3. Nutrition & Exercise 4. Food Labelling ... (Training Available by New Approach) Nutrition

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Nutrition - Ireland

This is a one-day mandatory course for Trainees registered in Gastroenterology HST. It is also open to other specialties in HST.The main objective is to give a foundation in nutritional science and applied nutrition which will benefit participants in their understanding of the interface between nutrition and health. Participants will explore nutritional deficiencies in relation to problems related to gastroenterology ... (Training Available by Royal College of Physicians of Ireland) Nutrition

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