Nutritional Management in Pregnancy Course

Hosted by BDA Maternal and Fertility Nutrition Specialist Group

Are you a Registered Dietitian or 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 seven week group 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

  • Live Welcome Session - 14 November - 2pm for 30 minutes
  • Each session will be released to watch at 2pm on 21 November, 28 November, 5 December, 19 December.  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.
  • Live NEW session on breastfeeding/postpartum and eating disorders in pregnancy on Tuesday 12 December
  • Live discussion session on 23 January 2024

Following course completion you will receive a digital certificate. Access to all materials until 30 June 2024.

We are allowing bookings until 8 January 2024.

The seven practical sessions 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
  • NEW SESSION - Breastfeeding/Postpartum
  • NEW SESSION - Eating Disorders in Pregnancy
  • Case studies discussion
  • Panel discussion

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


  • Maternal and Fertility Specialist Group £295
  • BDA members £395
  • Non-BDA members £595
  • Dietetic Student £195

Costs are discounted by £50 for any bookings made on or before 7 November 2023. Discount is applied at the payment page of your booking.

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