Restaurant Menu Labeling - The Impact on the Environment of Nutrition and Dietetics Module 2 - Menu Analysis

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This module of Restaurant Menu Labeling instructs participants how to analyze recipes through calculation using current software programs.

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Brought to you by the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Center for Professional Development with a special thank you to the content writers and presenters, Debe Nagy-Nero, RD, and Beverly Utt, MS, MPH, RD

This module instructs participants how to analyze recipes through calculation using current software programs. Culinary topics and software issues are addressed to ensure accurate analysis. Partial lists of software programs and laboratory analyses are also included.

CPEU Hours: 2
CPE Level: 1
Suggested Learning Need Codes: 1020, 8050, 8090

Learning Objectives   

  • Review standardized and non-standardized recipes.
  • Review the steps to conduct nutrition analysis calculations.
  • Explain culinary issues that affect the integrity of an accurate analysis.
  • Evaluate computer analysis software for accuracy and efficiency and obtain a partial list of software programs available for recipe analysis calculations.
  • Identify steps in preparation for a laboratory analysis.

This e-learning self-study includes Web links to the Electronic Code of Federal Regulations, the University of Nebraska-Lincoln - Yields from Specific Can Size, the United States Department of Agriculture – Food Yields and additional Academy Individual Online Learning Opportunities.

The course includes PDF files of the speaker presentations and handouts as well as a downloadable CPE certificate.

The Certificate of Training program consists of four separate modules that build on each other. To receive the certificate associated with this training, all four modules and related tests must first be completed and a subsequent final post test exam in Module 4 must be passed with a minimum of an 80 percent in order to receive the Certificate of Training. The Certificate of Training can then be downloaded and printed from the site.

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This product is approved for individual use only. Only the registered participant is eligible for continuing professional education units.

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