An informative workshop will benefit anyone with an interest in diabetes, from professional healthcare staff to people living with the condition and their carers

About the course: 

Day 1 – Introduction to diabetes

• Prevalence, risk factors and altered physiology

• Living with diabetes (patients’ experience) and life style interventions

• Diet and exercise

Day 2 – Monitoring and treatment

• Blood glucose meters

• Oral medications and insulin

• Management of acute and long-term diabetic complications


How you’ll learn

We’ll use a range of methods during the workshops:

• Lectures

• Small group discussions

• Practical sessions in the skills lab

• Video presentations & quizzes

Who should attend

This workshop will benefit anyone with either a professional or personal interest in diabetes – from nursing staff, healthcare assistants and care technicians, to those people living with diabetes, or their families and carers.

Further information

To register, confirm your place with the Training Hub. On successful application, we will send you the link and confirm funding.