Diabetes Awareness Course for Healthcare and Support Workers in Scotland

Diabetes Awareness

Welcome to the Diabetes Awareness Course designed specifically for healthcare and support workers in Scotland. As professionals at the forefront of patient care, it is crucial to possess a comprehensive understanding of diabetes, a prevalent chronic condition affecting a significant portion of the population. This course aims to equip you with the knowledge and skills necessary to provide optimal support and care for individuals living with diabetes.

Learning Objectives

  • Understanding of the Condition Diabetes
  • The Different Types of Diabetes
  • Signs and Symptoms
  • Understanding of Hypoglycaemic and Hyperglycaemic Attacks
  • Complications of Diabetes
  • Treatments
  • Sharing Illness with Others
  • Diet and Healthy Lifestyle

By the end of this course, you will be well-equipped to contribute positively to the diabetes care continuum, fostering a culture of awareness, empathy, and effective support within the healthcare community in Scotland.

Course Format

The Diabetes Awareness course will be delivered in an interactive face-to-face classroom environment. This session will include a combination of theoretical presentations, practical demonstrations, group discussions, case studies, and hands-on activities. Experienced instructors will guide participants, allowing ample opportunities to practice skills in a safe learning environment.

Assessment Methods & Certification

Participants will undergo continuous assessment during the course, which includes practical demonstrations and knowledge-based evaluations. Successful completion of the assessments will result in certification. The certification provided by our company is valid for 3 years, and participants can renew it through further training or recertification.

Additional Information

Length: The course duration is approximately 3 hours, which includes a break.

Prerequisites: No prerequisites are required for participants to enrol in this course.

Required Materials: No materials are required for attending this course.


We offer onsite training, accommodating both large and small organisations. Our experienced trainers can deliver the course at your organisation's premises, ensuring convenience and relevance to your specific care environment.

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For group bookings, please use the “book now” button below. If you prefer personalised assistance, reach out to us via phone or email, and our dedicated team will ensure your training session is tailored to your organisation's requirements and availability. For individual bookings, please check our upcoming courses.

Meeting Your Training Needs

The training offered will change over different periods of the year and in relation to changes in practice, we need to keep this fresh & up to date.