Certificate Course in Human nutrition and dietetics

Date: 13 - 28 Jul, 2017 Time: Venue: Aboagye Menyeh Complex, College of Science

Nutrition plays an integral role throughout the life cycle, beginning from foetal life and throughout the different stages of the human life. This course will enable health professionals gain knowledge and understanding, and develop core competencies in these and many other areas:

  • Maternal and child nutrition
  • Assessment of nutritional status for children and adults
  • Identification, prevention and management of childhood severe malnutrition
  • Diet planning in health and disease
  • Diet and nutrition-related diseases and their prevention/management


The course will lead to a certificate in Human nutrition and dietetics.

Who can apply: Health professionals in both public and private sector can attend.  Doctors, nurses, midwives, pharmacists and related professionals.

Duration :         14 days

Date:               13th to 28th July 2017

Venue:             Aboagye Menyeh Complex, College of Science, KNUST

Course fees:     1000 Ghana Cedis (International participants fees $500)


NB: Course fees include tuition, field trips, course materials and snacks

Registration:    Click here to register. You can also send your name, address, telephone and email to  nutritionshortcourse@gmail.com

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