Diabetes Awareness

Event Description This online learning module is for anyone who supports individuals who have diabetes or who would like to gain an awareness of it.

You will gain an understanding of the signs and symptoms of Diabetes, and treatments that are available.
Training Objectives The aim of this module is to provide you with an overview of Diabetes, what it is like to live with it and how to approach supporting an individual who has it. 
Learning Outcomes If you apply what you have learnt in this module, you will be able to:

  • Identify the types of diabetes and common causes.
  • Describe the ways to manage and treat diabetes.
  • Describe the complications associated with diabetes.
  • Implement a person-centred approach when supporting people with diabetes.
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    Course Pre-Requisites  
    Course Instructions You may have to allow pop-ups for this module. If you need help in doing this, please contact Corporate Learning and Development's helpdesk on 033 022 22003 (x22003).

    There is a voiceover available and a video included so it will be useful for you to have a head-set or earphones if you wish to listen.

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    Online Learning Course Category Adult Services 
    Subject Areas Health Care, General Care 
    Target Audience WSCC Staff, Shared Lives Carers, PVI Sector - Adults, Health Care, Care Homes, Adult Services 
    Session Session Date Session Length Session Venue
    Online Learning Anytime 30 minutes At your desk