Practical Introduction to Diabetes for Peer Educators
Date: 19 to 22 August 2019 (Monday to Thursday) Venue: Groote Schuur Hospital Time: 08h30 to 16h00
Course fee is R 2 000 per person
This 4-day course is designed to equip non-medical healthcare providers with essential knowledge and skills in diabetes care. These skills will be transferrable to those affected with diabetes and will empower individuals to effectively manage their condition.
The course will consist of a series of lectures; interactive contact sessions, practical demonstrations and an assessment.
Module 1: Understanding what diabetes is about
Module 2: Complications of diabetes
Module 3: Ways to manage diabetes through lifestyle modification and various therapies