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Diabetes Awareness

Course Date: Bespoke dates only, please contact to arrange

Course Leader: Tracey Owen

Duration of Course: 2 Hours

Location: Delivered at a Venue to suit you

Price: Please contact us for a quote

This course is aimed at Care Workers who have clients with Diabetes and would like to
increase their knowledge.

 

Objectives/Aims of Course

By the end of the session learners will;

  • Have an understanding of National Statistics and incidents of Diabetes and the differences between type 1 and type 2.
  • Medication management, including insulin
  • Causes, treatment and management of high and low Blood Glucose levels
  • Day to day management and simple dietary advice
  • Possible complications and monitoring

Course Programme

This course is an interactive session, delivered using a mix of PowerPoint, quizzes and visual handouts covering;

  • National Statistics
  • Medication Management
  • Managing high and low Blood Glucose levels
  • Simple dietry advice
  • Complications and monitoring

There will be a practical element to this training if the Blood Glucose monitoring is included.

Course Deliverables

This course will provide a Certificate for training on Diabetes Awareness

Who Should Attend (including pre-requisites)

This course is aimed at care workers who have clients with Diabetes and would like to increase their knowledge.
This course can also include Blood Glucose monitoring, if required.

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