Training for long day care

A free workshop for long day care cooks and directors.

In this 3 hour interactive workshop, you will learn how to provide foods and drinks that support children's nutritional requirements and their development of healthy eating habits.

The workshop will be facilitated by a dietitian or nutritionist from the Healthy Eating Advisory Service.

All materials will be provided on the day and you will receive a certificate of completion at the end.

Topics include:

  • helping children develop healthy eating habits
  • planning healthy menus for children in line with the Australian Dietary Guidelines
  • healthy meal, snack  and drink ideas for young children
  • dealing with challenges such as  food allergies and costs
  • links with the National Quality Standard and with the Achievement Program
  • how the Healthy Eating Advisory Service can help you

Training will be run in metropolitan and regional locations around Victoria. Scroll down to find an upcoming workshop near you.

 

Upcoming sessions

Dates and locations for 2017 training sessions will be continue to be added here. Please join our mailing list to find out when new workshops are scheduled.

Caroline Springs

Tuesday 13 June 2017

2pm - 5pm

Caroline Springs Library

193-201 Caroline Springs Blvd

Caroline Springs, 3023

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For more information contact:

Dell Rego
Call 03 9747 7108 or email dellc@melton.vic.gov.au

Melton

Thursday 15 June 2017

2pm - 5pm 

Melton Library and Learning Hub

31 McKenzie Street

Melton 3337

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For more information contact:

Dell Rego
Call 03 9747 7108 or email dellc@melton.vic.gov.au

Carlton

Thursday 22 June 2017

1.30pm - 4.30pm

Vichealth

15031 Pelham Street

Carlton 3053

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For more information contact:

Anneliese Twigg
Call 03 8341 5800 or email atwigg@nutritionaustralia.org

Parkdale FULL

Tuesday 27 June 2017

6pm - 9pm

Parkdale Family and Children's Centre

122 Warren Road, Parkdale, 3195

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For more information contact:

Karen Humphrey
Call 0409 851 542 or email Karen.Humphrey@kingston.vic.gov.au

Camberwell

FULL

Friday 30 June 2017

2pm - 5pm

Through Road Kindergarten and Children's Centre

171 Through Road, Camberwell 3124

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For more information contact:

Louise Ippolito
Call 03 9830 4643 or email Louise.Ippolito@throughroad.org.au

Camberwell

 

Wednesday 13 September 2017

2.00pm - 5.00pm

Blackwood Room, Camberwell Civic Centre
8 Inglesby Road, Camberwell, 3124
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For more information contact:

Clara Yip
Call 03 9278 4439 or email Clara.Yip@boroondara.vic.gov.au