Diabetes Awareness

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Course Details

Training 2 CARE (UK) Ltd, Learning Aims and Outcomes

Course Title:  Diabetes Awareness

Learning Outcome

Assessment Criteria

Module one

The learner will be able to:

Introduction- Blood glucose in the blood

         Explain what 'blood glucose' is

         Describe the difference between simple and complex carbohydrates

         Define the terms:

o    Hypoglycaemia

o    Hyperglycaemia

Module two

The learner will be able to


         Describe how insulin is produced in the body

         Explain how insulin affects blood glucose levels

         Describe what is meant by 'insulin resistance'

Module three

The learner will be able to

Diabetes Different types and causes


         Describe what is meant by the term 'diabetes'

         Outline the key features of Type 1 diabetes

         Outline the key features of Type 2 diabetes

         Explain the causes of Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes

         Explain how gestational diabetes occurs

         Identify risk factors associated with the development of Type 2 diabetes

         Describe ways that individuals can reduce their risk of developing Type 2 diabetes

Module four

The learner will be able to

Diagnosing Diabetes

         Describe the likely signs and symptoms of diabetes

         Identify methods of assessing individuals at risk of Type 2 diabetes

         Outline the process of screening for diabetes


For blood glucose monitoring training and competency sign off please speak with the Sales Team who can arrange for our Registered Nurse to deliver.

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