Training

Professionals

In-house training for health professionals

Beyond the study days and training courses that we run, Diabetes WA also gives you the option to host your own in-house group education session for your staff.

We have a series of modules that we can deliver to staff members at a time and location convenient to you.

Module 1 – Diabetes update

This module includes:

  • definition of diabetes?
  • types of diabetes
  • prevention of diabetes
  • risk factors for diabetes
  • general management (overview).

Module 2 – Diabetes and medication

This module includes:

  • brief overview of the condition
  • medications
  • insulin regimens.

Please note this module assumes a level of prior knowledge (covered in module 1).

Module 3 – Diabetes and lifestyle

This module includes:

  • brief overview of the condition
  • general nutrition
  • stress and stress management
  • physical activity
  • Diabetes WA education programs.

Please note this module assumes a level of prior knowledge (covered in module 1).

Diabetes WA programs and services overview.

This is a complementary information session for GP practices, and it includes resources for your practice.

This session provides information about the free programs and services that are available to the community through Diabetes WA and the NDSS.

Time required

Diabetes update – one hour

Diabetes and medication – one hour

Diabetes and lifestyle – one and a half hours

DWA Programs & Services Overview for GPs – one hour

Costs

The cost per hour will vary depending on your organisation.

Cost per hour:

  • $310 plus GST (not-for-profit)
  • $320 plus GST (government
  • $350 plus GST (private).

The Diabetes WA programs and services overview for GPs is free.

Bookings

To make a booking please email our training team or call 1300 001 880.

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