Teacher Resources & Training

Nutrition Australia Qld’s Schools Program works with the whole school community to provide accurate, practical nutrition information and a range of services and advice for school tuckshops/canteens, principals, P&Cs, teachers, school based youth health nurses, parents and students.
Our Dietitians, Nutritionists and Health Promotion Officers are the experts in providing nutrition services to schools.

Resources for Teachers:

Training for Teachers:

Understanding Smart Choices ($440) – 1 hour workshop.

This workshop covers the food classification system of the Smart Choices – Healthy Food and Drink Supply Strategy, as well as label reading, classroom rewards, school events and the role of the whole school community in supporting the Smart Choices Strategy.

From Science to Healthy Eating ($550) – 2 hour workshop.

This workshop explores:

  • The Nutrient Reference Values (NRVs)
  • The background to the Australian Guide to Healthy Eating
  • The Australian Dietary Guidelines
  • Promoting food variety to students

Food and Behaviour ($440) – 1 hour workshop.

This workshop will explore the role food plays in creating healthy, happy and engaged children and teenagers. We will expand on this by looking at strategies to assist teachers in communicating these messages to students and parents.

For further information about our services and training, download a copy of Nutrition Australia Qld’s Schools and Tuckshops full services list or contact our Queensland office.

Office hours:

Mon – Fri 9:00am – 3:30 pm

PH: (07) 3257 4393

Email: [email protected]