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PDC20079 - Diabetic Client Management (Introduction to Diabetes)

Overview

At a glance

This online Short Course is an introduction for the health practitioner that has not had a lot of exposure to the health implications for a diabetic client. The course 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.

The fee for this short course will be $25.00.

Study Mode Online
Intake Dates Year Round

Hours of study

1 hour

Career Opportunities

This course provides Professional Development for health professionals.

Undertaking this course enables students to meet their Continuing Professional Development obligations and industry update requirements in their profession

Professional Recognition

Upon successful completion of the course, students will be awarded 1 Continuing Professional Development (CPD) hour and a CQUniversity Certificate of Completion

Details

Course Summary

This online Short Course is an introduction for the health practitioner that has not had a lot of exposure to the health implications for a diabetic client. The course 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.

Course Learning Outcomes:

1. Recall the main difference between Type 1 diabetes (T1D) and Type 2 diabetes (T2D)

2. Recognise the potential health implications for people with diabetes

3. Outline simple health practices to assist clients with diabetes in their care.

Entry Requirements

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

Program Structure

Self-paced online study with a Multiple Choice Quiz (MCQ).

How to Apply

Enrolment

For direct access to the course, visit cpd.cqu.edu.au