Ethics Training


Elective exploring the ethical obligations as a doctor, dietitian, nutritionist, nurse or health coach. 



The Nutrition Network Ethics module explores the big issues facing the medical/healthcare profession today and the ethical dilemmas of each. Quality insights from industry experts will help you tackle these challenges with confidence.

Each lecture includes:

  • Topic outline, learning objectives and lecture summary
  • Expert speaker presentation
  • Downloadable resources and references for relevant journal articles and literature
  • Quiz to assess what you’ve learned

Training format:

The training is made up of video lectures with supporting documents such as the speakers PowerPoint presentation and reference list.

Scope of content:

What are your ethical obligations as a doctor, dietitian, nutritionist, nurse or health coach?

How do you honour these and in what contexts do things need to change in medicine today?

Who is eligible to do the course?

  • Enrolment is open to everyone

This module has been accredited by the South African Medical Association and is worth 7 Ethics Continued Professional Development hours. 

On completion of the course, participants will be issued with a Certificate of Completion. This module contributes towards certification as a Nutrition Network Practitioner.

Click here to download the information pack.

The majority of proceeds from this course will contribute towards Eat Better South Africa and its educational work in underserved communities.