Diabetes describes a group of metabolic diseases in which the person has high blood glucose (blood sugar), either because insulin production is inadequate, or because the body's cells do not respond properly to insulin, or both.
This course will look at the different types of diabetes and the causes for each, as well as clearly laying out the facts and myths about diabetes. It will also cover the possible treatments for children and young people diagnosed with diabetes to ensure that they get the best possible start in life, and how we, as Early Years practitioners, can do all that we can to help.
The learning objectives for this course are as follows:
This course ensures your practice is in line with the requirements of the Childcare Act 2006 (the Act), as amended by the Children and Families Act 2014. It will also support your continuous professional development and enable you to keep well informed and up-to-date with current practice.
Should you wish to discuss your training needs based on the children in your care, please call 0800 774 787.
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