This program uses the Indigenous medicine wheel as a model to focus on the four directions for healthy eating. We start with the east direction that focuses on nutrition education, the south direction focuses on food preparation and safety, the west direction focuses on cooking and recipes, and the north direction focuses on food preservation.
Introduction to Native Nutrition
The goal of the Introductory to Native Nutrition training is to promote nutrition and wellness. In this free online training, you will learn the foundation of how to eat a well-balanced diet, how to read a nutrition label, tips for starting new habits, and recommendations for incorporating healthy eating and lifestyle choices into your everyday life.
The goal is to improve the health, longevity, and happiness of Indigenous people. The training is self-paced and takes around four hours to complete.
Upon completion of this course, you will receive a UNL Extension completion certificate, a gift card, and a digital badge for your resume.Enroll in Course
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