Workforce nutrition masterclass

Global Alliance for Improved Nutrition (GAIN)

WORKFORCE NUTRITION MASTERCLASSImprove your workforce nutrition programme

This masterclass is for HR or Sustainability professionals who work at organisations that want to improve their workforce nutrition programme within one (or more) of our four themes: Healthy food at work, Nutrition education, Breastfeeding support, or Nutrition health checks.

Together with a global mix of participants, you will collectively go through this three month masterclass. The class combines interactive group sessions, coaching sessions and helpful tools to directly implement and use in your organisation. The entire course is offered online. 

At the end of the masterclass you will have built the foundation for a workforce nutrition programme that strengthens your organisation and improves the lives of its employees.

CourseWorkforce Nutrition Masterclass
Dates18 September 2024 – 11 December 2024
Time investment2 to 4 hours per week
For whoHR or Sustainability Professionals
Price€ 1.495 excl. VAT (per person)

GET ACTIVEReady to take the next step?

Enrolment for the masterclass is easy. Simply click the pre-registration button below and fill out the form. After submission our team will contact you over email to finalise your sign up. You can also reach out to schedule a follow-up conversation for more information on the masterclass starting in September 2024.

WHAT YOU WILL GETGet active in this masterclass

The masterclass is much more than just an online course. You’ll receive practical tools to get started, learn from others’ best practices and gain individual advice to build your plan.

A Practical process for support

That allows you to build a workforce nutrition programme for your organization.

Based on a business case

Rooted in our evidence briefs which show a business case for workforce nutrition.

Expert sessions on nutrition themes

We work with specialised technical partners that share knowledge and practical advice.

Coaching sessions to help you make impact

We host coaching sessions to answer your questions or guide you to overcome hurdles.

Engaging online sessions

The core consists of regular virtual sessions. Here you will meet your peers from other companies.

Access to ready to use resources

A set of ready-made resources that make your implementation job a lot easier.

Community of peers

Participants from organisations all over the world. Within this group you will exchange experiences.

Certificate of completion

At the end of the masterclass we provide participants with a certificate of completion.

approachThe masterclass follows a practical process

Changing your workforce’s nutrition can seem like a daunting task, but we’re with you every step of the way. Our sessions and tools help you to build your workforce nutrition program in five steps.


Preparation and kick-off

Self-assessment scorecard review.


Explore your situation

Live online sessions with experts and peers;

One-on-one coaching;

Access to tools and resources;

Certification and online visibility.

Define goals and activities

Develop your plan and start implementation


Show your success

Global network of peers;

Support upon request;

Showcase success

HOSTSLearn from the best

The masterclass is provided by experts who build on years of workforce nutrition experience.

Retha Harmse

With her proficiency in dietetics and passion for one-to-one consultations, she’ll offer you practical advice and innovative approaches.

Linda Drummond

As a dietitian with extensive experience in working with organisations, she is equipped to help you achieve your goals.

COURSE SCHEDULEThree months of action-oriented online sessions

Have a look below to get a basic understanding of the course schedule. Reach out if wish to receive a detailed planning.

Five steps
Number of calls
Tools made available each step
Time investment
1 – 2Kick-off + themes2 group callsMeet other participants and learn more about the themes4 hours
3 – 5Explore your situation1 group callUnderstand your challenges and opportunities3 hours
6 – 7Define goals and activities1 group callPut your ideas and solutions on paper3 hours
8 – 11Develop your plan2 group callsThink through your activities, monitoring and budget4 hours
12 – 13Close-out1 group callShare your learnings and success! 2 hours

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONSAll you need to know about the masterclass

We are happy to help you on your way. Find answers to commonly asked questions about the Masterclass below or reach out if you need additional support.

This masterclass is specifically designed for HR and Sustainability professionals who wish to improve on nutrition in their organisation.

The masterclass will be hosted by experts with extensive experience in supporting companies on improving their workforce nutrition.

The masterclass will consist of online meetings and a set of practical tools to implement workforce nutrition in your organization.

In this masterclass we ask participants to choose one of our four nutrition themes. This way, you will have a clear focus and a realistic workload for your workforce nutrition programme.

We’ll offer a range of tried and tested tools that help you build the right team, develop surveys to gather insights, create ideas and ultimately implement your workforce nutrition programme.

TALK TO USGet in touch with our team

Difficulty deciding? We get it, workforce nutrition might be new to you and you’re not entirely sure how the masterclass will help you or your organisation. Our team is happy to have a chat and answer your questions.