Diabetes Awareness Course Online

Diabetes Awareness

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Diabetes Awareness

Overview

More than 3.2 million people in the UK now have diabetes. This course will give people an awareness of diabetes, and is suitable for anyone who wishes to gain a better understanding of what diabetes is, how it is managed, and what causes it.

Audience

This course is aimed at anyone who wishes to gain an understanding of diabetes, including:

  • Carers, parents and professional organisations
  • Local authority staff and other local authority partner organisations
  • Health staff 
  • Education staff

About this course

The course is split into four modules:

  •  An Introduction to Diabetes
  •  Type 1 Diabetes
  •  Type 2 Diabetes
  •  Gestational Diabetes

Objectives

In this course you will:

  •  Know what diabetes is
  •  Why having high blood sugar levels is bad
  •  What Type 1 diabetes is
  •  The common symptoms and dangers of Type 1 diabetes
  •  What the main challenge for those with Type 1 diabetes is
  •  Learn about the diet for Type 1 diabetics
  •  How to treat a diabetic emergency
  •  The challenges for carers and the wider family
  •  What Type 2 diabetes is
  •  The differences between Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes
  •  What causes Type 2 diabetes
  •  The symptoms of Type 2 diabetes
  •  What increases the risk of Type 2 diabetes
  •  The short and long term complications of Type 2 diabetes
  •  Helping someone with pre-diabetes
  •  Lifestyle interventions and the best way to lose weight
  •  The essential examinations and tests for a diabetic
  •  Diabetes and older people
  •  Diabetes and young people
  •  What gestational diabetes is
  • Content

    Here are some of the topics covered in the modules:

    Basic differences between two types of diabetes and causes; the dangers of diabetes; what diabetes is and how it affects the body; how to spot the onset of diabetes; how to respond to a diabetic emergency; what the special challenges are for carers; identify signs and symptoms of hypo and hyper glycaemia; prevention; what gestational diabetes is.

    On completion of your course, you will receive a certificate:

    Stonebridge Associated Colleges: Diabetes Awareness Certificate

    Diabetes Awareness Certificate issued by Stonebridge Associated Colleges, to view a sample of the college’s award, please click here.

    Professional Membership

    On completion of this course you will be eligible to join the following Professional Associations(s):

    Stonebridge

    On successful completion of your course your qualification is awarded. You will receive an attractively presented Diploma or Certificate issued by Stonebridge Associated Colleges, this will also allow you to use the letters SAC. Dip. or SAC. Cert. after your name.

    Stonebridge Associated Colleges is one of the leading (and biggest) distance education colleges in the U.K and internationally. We have many thousands of students studying with us at any one time from locations all over the world. Our diplomas will always count towards your future, and will improve your prospects of future employment or higher level study etc. by proving that you have studied to a certain level, that you have proficiency in your chosen subjects and that you are interested in your field of choice. Education is always an investment in your future and you will find this to be the case with our qualifications in your jurisdiction.

    Diabetes Awareness

    Overview

    More than 3.2 million people in the UK now have diabetes. This course will give people an awareness of diabetes, and is suitable for anyone who wishes to gain a better understanding of what diabetes is, how it is managed, and what causes it.

    Audience

    This course is aimed at anyone who wishes to gain an understanding of diabetes, including:

    • Carers, parents and professional organisations
    • Local authority staff and other local authority partner organisations
    • Health staff 
    • Education staff

    About this course

    The course is split into four modules:

    •  An Introduction to Diabetes
    •  Type 1 Diabetes
    •  Type 2 Diabetes
    •  Gestational Diabetes

    Objectives

    In this course you will:

  •  Know what diabetes is
  •  Why having high blood sugar levels is bad
  •  What Type 1 diabetes is
  •  The common symptoms and dangers of Type 1 diabetes
  •  What the main challenge for those with Type 1 diabetes is
  •  Learn about the diet for Type 1 diabetics
  •  How to treat a diabetic emergency
  •  The challenges for carers and the wider family
  •  What Type 2 diabetes is
  •  The differences between Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes
  •  What causes Type 2 diabetes
  •  The symptoms of Type 2 diabetes
  •  What increases the risk of Type 2 diabetes
  •  The short and long term complications of Type 2 diabetes
  •  Helping someone with pre-diabetes
  •  Lifestyle interventions and the best way to lose weight
  •  The essential examinations and tests for a diabetic
  •  Diabetes and older people
  •  Diabetes and young people
  •  What gestational diabetes is
  • Content

    Here are some of the topics covered in the modules:

    Basic differences between two types of diabetes and causes; the dangers of diabetes; what diabetes is and how it affects the body; how to spot the onset of diabetes; how to respond to a diabetic emergency; what the special challenges are for carers; identify signs and symptoms of hypo and hyper glycaemia; prevention; what gestational diabetes is.

    On completion of your course, you will receive a certificate:

    Stonebridge Associated Colleges: Diabetes Awareness Certificate

    Diabetes Awareness Certificate issued by Stonebridge Associated Colleges, to view a sample of the college’s award, please click here.

    Professional Membership

    On completion of this course you will be eligible to join the following Professional Associations(s):

    Stonebridge

    On successful completion of your course your qualification is awarded. You will receive an attractively presented Diploma or Certificate issued by Stonebridge Associated Colleges, this will also allow you to use the letters SAC. Dip. or SAC. Cert. after your name.

    Stonebridge Associated Colleges is one of the leading (and biggest) distance education colleges in the U.K and internationally. We have many thousands of students studying with us at any one time from locations all over the world. Our diplomas will always count towards your future, and will improve your prospects of future employment or higher level study etc. by proving that you have studied to a certain level, that you have proficiency in your chosen subjects and that you are interested in your field of choice. Education is always an investment in your future and you will find this to be the case with our qualifications in your jurisdiction.

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