This Diabetes and Insulin Awareness course caters for those working with or who are responsible for the welfare and wellbeing of people with diabetes, this includes healthcare professionals not specialising in diabetes.

The child care Diabetes and Insulin Awareness training course aims to teach attendees how to recognise the symptoms of diabetes, any signs of complications, to raise awareness of treatments and to build confidence in staff when supporting and caring for those living with diabetes.

Course Summary

The syllabus covers such topics as:

  • What is diabetes?
  • Aspects of diabetes
  • The short and long term effects of diabetes
  • Diet (food & diabetes)
  • Weight Management
  • Physical activity
  • Medication
  • Insulin administration and blood testing (practical demonstrations)
  • Legal aspects of giving or supervision of injections
  • Monitoring the impacts of diabetes
  • Managing people with diabetes

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Level: 2

Max attendees: 15

Course length: ½ day

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For more information about this course, please contact us on telephone: 029 20 494969 – or send us an email using the button below.

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It will definitely improve my communication and interpersonal skills with the autistic people we will be supporting.