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Diabetes Educator Certificate Program
Please note Registration closes on Thursday January 5th.
January 11 to April 7 2017
This fully online course is designed to provide health care professionals with the knowledge and skills needed to manage and educate patients with diabetes. This course reflects the competencies as described in the Canadian Diabetes Educator Certification Board (CDECB) Handbook, and will help prepare health care professionals and educators to write the Canadian Diabetes Educator Examination to become certified in Canada to work as a diabetes educator. This course will enhance participant’s knowledge on all aspects of diabetes management including disease process, glycemic targets, medication/nutritional management, diabetic complications as well as the education theory and self-management strategies that can enhance the education of patients living with or at risk for diabetes. Participants enrolled in this program are expected to complete six modules requirements within a twelve week time frame.