Diabetic Client Management - Introduction to Diabetes - PDC20079

Diabetes is a complex chronic condition that can affect the whole body, so it is important to understand the disease and its implications. If you are a health professional and are looking for an introduction to the implications of this chronic disease, then this micro-credential will be perfect! As a micro-credential, this course gives you a certificate of completion and a digital badge to display in your profile or share on social media.






1 hour

This online micro-credential is an introduction for the health practitioner that has not had a lot of exposure to the health implications for a diabetic client. The micro-credential provides a simple overview of diabetes, complications of this chronic disease and simple management cares for a diabetic client. It encourages critical thinking of the implications and applying simple preventative management measures of the diabetic client.

This is a non-creditable micro-credential which is awarded a digital badge and Certificate of Completion which can be shared to your social networks and displayed in your professional portfolio.

The fee for this micro-credential is $25.

Standard Micro-credential Structure

Duration: 1 hour
  1. Recall the main difference between Type 1 Diabetes and Type 2 Diabetes
  2. Recognise the potential health implications for people with diabetes
  3. Outline simple health practices to assist clients with diabetes in their care.


Online Quiz

There are no specific entry requirements, however, students enrolling in this course should work in the healthcare profession.

Undertaking this micro-credential enables students to meet their Continuing Professional Development obligations and industry update requirements in their profession. Upon successful completion of the course, students will be awarded Continuing Professional Development (CPD) hours, a non-creditable micro-credential (Digital Badge) and a Certificate of Completion.

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Simply set up an account on the site to pay and access the micro-credential you wish to study.