Diabetes is a condition whereby the amount of glucose in your blood is too high due to the body’s inability use it properly. This is either caused by the pancreas producing no, or not enough, insulin to help glucose enter your body’s cells, or the insulin that is produced not working properly (known as insulin resistance).
The main learning objectives of the course are as follows:
- To know what diabetes is
- To know the different types of diabetes
- To understand how weight can have an impact on diabetes
- To know what causes diabetes
- To be aware of diet plans and the various diabetes treatment
This course meets the Training, Support, and Development Standards as outlined in The Fostering Services (England) Regulations 2011.
Upon booking this course, we will discuss the learning objectives and outcomes you wish to achieve based on the young people in your care.
We also have an advanced version, which is specifically for designated individuals or seniors.
Should you wish to discuss your needs before making a booking, please call 0800 774 7874.