ONLINE – login information will be emailed the week before the course start date
Approximately 10 weeks.
Anne Belton RN, BA, M Ed , CDE
You will focus on the basics of diabetes and how the professional (who is not a Diabetes Educator) or non-professional can support the person with diabetes, covering:
- What is Diabetes?
- Psychological Aspects
- Exercise & Oral Medications
- Hypoglycemia & Hyperglycemia
- Chronic Complications
Assigned readings are coupled with interactive seminars conducted via the web every week by an experienced Certified Diabetes Educator.
Medical technicians, personal support workers, family members / lay carers of people with diabetes etc. or health professionals (including those not registered or licensed with a regulatory body in Canada) wishing for a general introduction to diabetes.
- 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
DE806 Diabetes 101
|Code||Course Title||Format||Tuition||Date(s)||Register By||Availability|
|DE806-WE1||Diabetes 101 - Introduction to Diabetes||Online||Feb-04-2019 to Apr-14-2019||Jan-25-2019||Open|