Nutritional Management in Pregnancy Course

Hosted by BDA Maternal and Fertility Nutrition Specialist Group

Are you a Registered Dietitian or Registered Nutritionist who is looking for a course that will provide you with the latest evidence and practical clinical skills to support your clients through their pregnancy journey? Well you've come to the right place!

The BDA Maternal and Fertility Nutrition Specialist Group are proud to introduce you to their virtual 10 week teaching programme, taught by our team of expert prenatal dietitians from a range of clinical and academic backgrounds. The fusion of the team's experience and expertise means we will support you in providing the very best up-to-date care to your clients. View the programme

The sessions will be delivered as a mix of recorded talks, live welcome session and live discussion session, the live sessions will be via MS Teams, and will provide you with plenty of opportunity to ask questions.

Take a look at the amazing course team

Course dates

  • Recordings released 10am - Monday
  • Live Q&A with both speakers - 4pm Thursday

The recording will be available so you have the flexibility to catch up in your own time. Presentation slides/notes, supporting resources and key references will also be made available. There will be a forum to pose your questions to the teaching group and there will also be a reflection sheet after each session.

View the programme for the full details of the live session timings

Following course completion you will receive a digital certificate. Access to all materials until 28 February 2025.

We are allowing bookings until 1 September 2024.

The 10 week course will cover:

  • Preconception nutrition
  • Food choices & nutritional guidelines in pregnancy
  • Nutrition support in pregnancy complications/side effects (including HG)
  • Food safety
  • Nutrient and supplement considerations
  • Weight management in pregnancy
  • Physical activity & exercise in pregnancy
  • Pregnancy post-bariatric surgery
  • Diabetes in pregnancy
  • Designing a maternal weight management service
  • Developing a pregnancy management plan
  • Breastfeeding/Postpartum
  • Eating Disorders in Pregnancy
  • Case studies discussion
  • Panel discussion

This course is pending endorsement by Association for Nutrition (AfN) for CPD and BDA CPD Approved.


  • Maternal and Fertility Specialist Group £395
  • BDA members £495
  • Non BDA members: £695
  • Final Year Dietetics Students: £195 (proof of final year dietetic student status)

£50 discount on ALL price tiers for any early bird bookings made (early bird closes 9 June 2024) Discount is applied at the payment page of your booking.

Alumni offer: if you have attended the course previously: 50% off full rates (i.e excludes early bird offer) with proof of attendance.

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