About The Course

The Diabetes awareness course provides learners with an understanding of diabetes and the effect it can have on an individual’s health and lifestyle. The course creates an understanding of the differences between type 1 and type 2 diabetes and how to recognise the signs and symptoms of the condition. Learners will gain the knowledge and skills to effectively care for and support individuals to live well with diabetes.

Learners must demonstrate a willingness to learn and participate in all group activities, case studies and group discussions.
All learners will receive a certificate of completion
3 Hours, typical course times are 0930-1630.
The course can be delivered at locations to suit the client
A maximum of 15 learners per trainer are allowed


Key Features

Understanding diabetes
The differences between type 1 and type 2 diabetes
Signs and symptoms
Causes and prevention
Management and treatment of diabetes
Diabetic complications
The importance of foot care