DIET ASSISTANT COURSE
The DA assists a registered Diet in planning, preparing and serving meals to patients with specific dietary and nutritional needs. The DA is also known as Dietetic Assistant or Dietary Assistant.
Some of the key responsibilities of the Diet Assistant include diet preparation, diet regulations, food handling, safety and sanitary standards and certain administrative functions.
This job requires the individual to work in collaboration with Diet and other healthcare providers and deliver the healthcare services as suggested by them. The individual should be result oriented. The individual should also be able to demonstrate clinical skills, communication skills and ethical behaviour. The individual should be willing to work in wards or clinics in shifts.
- 10th Standard
480:00 Hours (300 Hours for Class Room & Skill Lab Training + 180 Hours OJT/Internship/Clinical or Laboratory Training)
Certificate will be awarded to all candidates upon completion of the course.