To provide healthcare support workers and adult social care workers with a greater awareness about diabetes, its symptoms, treatments and side effects for those working with people who have diabetes.
- Identify what diabetes is, how it occurs and the different types
- Recognise the symptoms of diabetes and signs of complications
- Understand the action they should take in the event of hypo or hyperglycaemia
- Have an understanding of the treatments for diabetes
Successful candidates will be issued with a certificate valid for 3 years.
External accreditation is available for this course, if required, through Advantage Accreditation. Additional costs will apply, please contact us.
F/503/3602. Links to HSC 2004, HSC 2005. HSC2017.