Diabetes Awareness

Diabetes Awareness

Aims To provide carers with an understanding of the challenges faced by people with diabetes and to provide support in the care environment.

 

Duration and Format

This is a 3 hour programme usually delivered over 1 morning, afternoon or evening
Course Content

  •  What is Diabetes and the different types of diabetes
  • Management of diabetes
  • Dietary issues of diabetes
  • Signs and symptoms of hyperglyceamia and hypoglycaemia
  • First aid measures for a diabetic emergency
  • Consequences of poor management of diabetes

 Assessment Guidelines and Student Resources

There is no formal assessment for this programme. Students will receive handouts and a certificate of attendance from AMTD

Summary carers will return to the workplace with a clearer understanding of the condition and the part they have in supporting the service user

Cost £30 pp or £250 per session maximum 10 people delivered in your workplace.

To book this course or discuss your requirements call Pat on 07915 60978 or e mail enquiries@amtd.co.uk

AMTD is an NCFE approved centre

We are an approved training provider for LWDP