The course highlights the different types of diabetes, its causes and impacts, and how medication and lifestyle changes can affect the way people live with the condition.
- What is diabetes?
- Types of diabetes
- Weight management
- Food and diabetes
- Medication and treatment
- Monitoring glucose levels
- Impact of diabetes
Interactive, fun and informative demonstrations highlight how appropriate care can improve the ways of living with diabetes and how healthcare professionals can effectively and confidently manage any complications.
Training is designed to be engaging and participants are encouraged to work in collaboration to broaden everyone’s knowledge and have a safe environment to ask questions and share experiences.
Two additional Diabetes Awareness courses can be taken, see links below.
Diabetes Awareness with Blood Glucose Monitoring Competency
Diabetes Awareness with Insulin Administration