Diabetes and Pregnancy

Course Information

Course Code


Instruction Method

ONLINE – login information will be emailed the week before the course start date


$479 domestic / $679 international


Approximately 14 weeks.


Bev Harris, PDT CDE

Learner Outcomes

You will enhance your knowledge about, and explore the complexities of, diabetes management in pregnant women, covering:

  • The unique challenges faced by women with pre-existing Type 1 and Type 2 Diabetes in managing the needs of their pregnancy and the needs of their diabetes, both pre-conception and during pregnancy.
  • Gestational Diabetes and Impaired Glucose Tolerance of Pregnancy (IGTP), including diagnosis, management and recurrence.
  • Preparing for labour and delivery, and the postpartum stage.

Evaluation Method

Evaluation Item Due Date
Online discussions Week 3-9
Online written assignment Week 12
Web-based Final Examination Week 13-14

Intended For

Practicing health professionals with knowledge of diabetes and its management. This course will build on basic knowledge already in place.

Text Book

All course material is available online.


  • Working knowledge of basic diabetes care and management
  • Computer literacy
    • Students must have access to a computer that meets the minimum system requirements, access to the Internet, and an e-mail account
    • Access to and basic proficiency with a PDF reader, Microsoft Word, and Microsoft PowerPoint are also required as they are used to access course material and submit evaluation items

DE802 Diabetes and Pregnancy


CodeCourse TitleFormatTuitionDate(s)Register ByAvailability
DE802-801Diabetes and PregnancyOnline$679.00Mar-05-2018 to Jun-03-2018Feb-23-2018Closed