This Diabetes Webinar Series for Health Professionals provides just over 1 hour of education delivered across 4 webinars. The webinars are pre-recorded and delivered by Credentialed Diabetes Educators from Diabetes NSW & ACT. You will have convenient access to view the webinars and access recommend reading and resources online for up to 12 months.
The webinars are suitable for nurses, diabetes educators, podiatrists, pharmacists, dietitians, exercise physiologists, general practitioners and allied health professionals working in general practice, aged care, rural health, community and hospitals. They include practical tips for looking after people living with diabetes that you can implement in your own practice.
Diabetes 101: Understand the pathiopysiology of diabetes, blood glucose regulation, diabetes definitions, symptoms, treatment and management. Length: 20 minutes
Diabetes Complications: Complication screening, chronic and acute complications of diabetes. Length: 20 minutes
Insulin Treatment Part 1: How insulin works in the body, barriers to starting insulin and other practicalities. Length: 23 minutes
Insulin Treatment Part 2: Different types of insulin including new ones that are available, insulin action and useful gadgets. Length: 14 minutes
Once you have viewed the webinars and completed the evaluation, a certificate of completion becomes available."
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It is a COMPLUSORY PRE-REQUISITE that you have completed the initial face to face program before completing this Refresher program, otherwise you are not eligible to become a BEAT IT Trainer. BEAT IT Trainer Refresher includes six modules which have been developed by Accredited Exercise Physiologists, Accredited Practising Dietitians and Credentialled Diabetes Educators. The content covers chronic disease in Australia, the physical activity guidelines, diabetes, acute & chronic complications, exercise considerations and recommendations, and nutrition for physical activity.
In addition to refreshing BEAT IT Trainers with how to run a successful BEAT IT program, with the program now includes the added bonuses of advertising and ongoing support. A mark of greater than 80% in required in order to successfully complete the program requirements.
Prior to registering into the online course, it is your responsibly to ensure you have a current CPR certificate and have completed the BEAT IT Trainer face to face program.