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Sports nutrition and sports supplement awareness: Part of the Hieda Box Set

28th November 2023 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

  • Date: 28 November 2023
  • Time: 11:00 – 12:00
  • Venue: Zoom (online) – webinar

Audience: SLT members with responsibility for sport, Directors of Sport, Houseparents, School Nurses, PE teachers

Course outline

This training package comprises of 12 webinars on a variety of medical topics, the purpose of which is to provide updates on medical conditions and refresh skills. This box set is suitable for all organisations who wish to further their knowledge with a view to supporting their employees within the work environment. It is also aimed at supporting school nurses with their training and development needs; helping them to raise the standards of care provided in schools, this could count as CPD as part of their revalidation. Webinars will be recorded so if you cannot attend the day or have missed any of the box set, they can be available for you to view when convenient.

This training is available to purchase as a single webinar or part of the Hieda box set series.

This set will be £600 for a member series place.

This course looks at the nutritional planning of a pupil who is involved in elite sport with a view to promote good health and maximise performance and growth.

Training topics will include:

  • Preparing the pupil: a guide to encouraging independence
  • Nutrition for growth
  • Nutrition for elite sport
  • Sports supplements and energy drinks.

Learning outcomes:

  • To know how to support a young person who wants to participate in elite sport
  • To be able to prepare them for the experience of elite sport and encourage independence
  • To understand what is healthy and unhealthy and how to boost performance.


  • Member Rate: £65
  • Additional Member Delegate Fee: £30
  • Non-member Rate: £130*
  • Member Series Box Set: £600
  • Non-member Series Box Set: £1200

*If you would like to become a member and access discounted rates for Hieda CPD and events, please click here.

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Dan Richardson, MSc, SENr

Dan Richardson is a performance nutrition expert who supports elite and school-level athletes to optimise their health and athletic potential. He’s worked professionally as a nutritionist with teams such as Manchester City, Sale Sharks, Warrington Wolves and currently is currently the Academy Nutrition Lead at Leeds United. His approach to nutrition is simple, evidence-based & food-first, focusing on utilising the latest nutrition research to support all students and athletes.


Other titles in this box set series:

1 Migraine management September 13
2 Sleep hygiene September 25
3 Infection Control October 09
4 Drug and alcohol testing November 13
5 Sports Nutrition November 28
6 Medications management December 01
7 Obesity and Overeating December 07
8 Chronic fatigue January 18
9 Epilepsy February 20
10 Asthma and Anaphylaxis May 24
11 Diabetes June 13
12 Anger management June 25



28th November 2023
11:00 am - 12:00 pm


Health in Education Association