Diabetes is the fastest growing chronic condition in Australia, and around one quarter of all people living in Residential Aged Care Facilities have diabetes. For older people, helping them maintain the best quality of life is one of the main principles of diabetes management and Aged Care Workers play a pivotal role in supporting the person living with diabetes. This eLearning program will provide Aged Care
Workers and Assistants in Nursing with a basic understanding of diabetes, and how it relates to their work and the situations that arise from
their role. By completing this course, participants will:
Delivery mode: Online
Course Duration: 2 hours to complete at your own place.
This 2 hour online eLearning program has 8 chapters, each with a scenario or knowledge check question. The following topics are covered:
Once learners have completed all the chapters they will receive a ‘certificate of completion’. There is also a further reading and resources document provided.