CPD Courses

Obesity Essentials for Health Professionals

Online Course The College of Contemporary Health

About the CPD course

Communicating with patients about excess weight or obesity is challenging; complex; and at times; a very sensitive issue to discuss for health professionals. This online short course aims to prepare healthcare professionals to give expert advice to patients with overweight or obesity. This 10-hour short course teaches how to help patients make the necessary adjustments to their lifestyle; leading to weight loss; weight loss maintenance; healthier lifestyles and better clinical outcomes. A healthcare professional will gain practical skills and confidence in assessing and managing patients with overweight and obesity. What's included? A variety of resources delivered in 6 minute assets; real life case studies and examples; resources to give to patients; resources for health professionals; a printed pack of course materials; and a course certificate upon completion. Feel confident. Be prepared. Make the right; evidence-based decisions.

CPD Provider

The College of Contemporary Health

The College of Contemporary Health

The College of Contemporary Health

The College of Contemporary Health (CCH), is the premier provider, and global leader, in online training in obesity care and weight management for health professionals. We combine flexible, easily accessible online learning with world-class academic expertise overseen by our outstanding Academic Advisory Board.

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