Courses and Programs

Endorsed Courses and Programs

 

Title : Pre-pregnancy planning and care for women with diabetes
Description : This online course is for health professionals who provide care for women with diabetes. Three eLearning modules cover key elements of planning and preparing for pregnancy for women with type 1 or type 2 diabetes including:

  • Maternal and neonatal risks associated with diabetes and pregnancy
  • Preconception counselling and contraception
  • Diabetes specific pre-pregnancy care

Four non-assessed case studies have been incorporated into the modules to assist learners with applying the content to their practice.

The course takes approximately 2 hours to complete. A certificate is provided upon completion of the modules and course evaluation.

Provider : National Diabetes Services Scheme (NDSS)/Diabetes Australia
CPD Points(s) : 2 points for completion of three modules. Endorsed until May 2023.
For further information please head to the NDSS Website

 

 

Title : Guided Self-Determination – A professional development program for Diabetes Educators 
Description : An empowerment intervention for the self-management of diabetes, delivered online by diabetes educators.This exciting professional development opportunity is being conducted by Deakin University specifically for diabetes educators and is endorsed by ADEA. Successful program completion will enable you to utilise Guided Self-Determination (GSD) online with your clients.

The professional development for diabetes educators will focus on learning knowledge and skills to use the GSD program online, facilitation of 7- 8 interactive online sessions with adult clients with diabetes, and an assessment for ADEA endorsement.

If you are a diabetes educator with more than 2 years’ experience in diabetes care, this program is for you.

Monday, July 19, 2021 9.30AM – 4.00PM AEST

Provider : Deakin University and Western Health
CPD Points(s) : 30 CPD Points, Endorsed until July 2022
For further information and enrolment contact Bodil Rasmussen gsdh@deakin.edu.au

 

Title : Flexible Insulin Therapy (FlexIT) For Health Professionals Online 
Description : Two-day program |

Wednesday 14 April – Thursday 15 April 2021

Wednesday 28 and Thursday 29 July 2021

Wednesday 20 and Thursday 21 October 2021

The FlexIT program and principles reflect best practice for the management of type 1 diabetes and are readily utilised by experienced clinicians at the Baker Institute.

The program is suitable for Credentialled Diabetes Educators and Dietitians working with clients with type 1 diabetes who are managing their diabetes with multiple daily injections.

Provider : Baker Heart and Diabetes Institute
CPD Points(s) : 14 CPD Points, Endorsed until April 2023

 

Title : Diabetes Across The Divide
Description : 2021 Online Diabetes Symposium Friday 7 May 2021 9.00AM – 4.00PM AEST

The 2021 Online Diabetes Symposium is coming to build bridges that crisscross the gaps across the similarities and differences of diabetes care to enable a united front towards improved health outcomes for all people with diabetes. 

Provider : Diabetes Victoria and Baker Heart and Diabetes Institute
CPD Points(s) : 6 CPD Points

 

Title : Retinal camera training for primary health workers
Description : Online Course

The Provision of Eye Health Equipment and Training project funded by the Commonwealth Department of Health delivers retinal cameras to 166 health services that services Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities throughout Australia. The cameras aim to enable primary-level access to a retinal photograph for people with diabetes, triggering referrals for a comprehensive eye examination or treatment where required. Training to use the retinal cameras are provided through a combination of online and face to face modules. The online component of the modules will remain available for free beyond the life of the project.

Provider : Brien Holdren Vision Institute Foundation
CPD Points(s) : 2 CPD Points, Endorsed until January 2023

 

Title : Dexcom Continuous Glucose Monitoring (CGM) Certified Training program
Description : A combination of online module training and in person training delivered by your local AMSL Diabetes representative, culminating in a knowledge assessment. This programme provides essential and relevant knowledge of the Dexcom CGM system, enabling healthcare professionals to have the technical competency to safely initiate and follow up a person commencing on Dexcom CGM.
Provider : AMSL Diabetes
CPD Points(s) : Up to 6 CPD points, Endorsed until November 2022
For further information please contact AMSL at diabetes@amsl.com.au

 

Title : Certified Tandem Pump Training
Description : A combination of online module training and in person training delivered by your local AMSL Diabetes representative, culminating in a knowledge assessment. This programme will equip you with essential and relevant knowledge of the Tandem Insulin Pump, assessing product competency to initiate and follow up a person commencing on the Tandem and Dexcom systems.
Provider : AMSL Diabetes
CPD Points(s) : 8 for course + 4  points for  pump start observations, Endorsed until January 2021
Registration : To register please email diabetes@amsl.com.au 

 

Title : Diabetes Essentials
Description : Diabetes Essentials is a comprehensive online learning program which covers all aspects of diabetes from diagnosis to management. If you know someone that is interested in increasing their diabetes knowledge or is looking to become a diabetes educator this is a good course to complete before further education.
Provider : Diabetes Qualified
CPD Points(s) : 12 CPD Points, Endorsed until February 2022

 

Title : Online training portal for the CareSens Dual and CareSens N Premier Blood Glucose Monitoring Systems
Description : Pharmaco Diabetes Health Care Professionals Portal
Provider : Pharmaco
CPD Points(s) : 3 CPD Points, Endorsed until October 2021

 

Title : Diabetes Research Review online publications
Description : Diabetes Research Review publication for self directed study
Provider : Research Review Australia Pty Ltd
CPD Points(s) : 1 CPD Point per hour, Endorsed until July 2021

 

Courses and Programs

Endorsed Courses and Programs

 

Title : Pre-pregnancy planning and care for women with diabetes
Description : This online course is for health professionals who provide care for women with diabetes. Three eLearning modules cover key elements of planning and preparing for pregnancy for women with type 1 or type 2 diabetes including:

  • Maternal and neonatal risks associated with diabetes and pregnancy
  • Preconception counselling and contraception
  • Diabetes specific pre-pregnancy care

Four non-assessed case studies have been incorporated into the modules to assist learners with applying the content to their practice.

The course takes approximately 2 hours to complete. A certificate is provided upon completion of the modules and course evaluation.

Provider : National Diabetes Services Scheme (NDSS)/Diabetes Australia
CPD Points(s) : 2 points for completion of three modules. Endorsed until May 2023.
For further information please head to the NDSS Website

 

 

Title : Guided Self-Determination – A professional development program for Diabetes Educators 
Description : An empowerment intervention for the self-management of diabetes, delivered online by diabetes educators.This exciting professional development opportunity is being conducted by Deakin University specifically for diabetes educators and is endorsed by ADEA. Successful program completion will enable you to utilise Guided Self-Determination (GSD) online with your clients.

The professional development for diabetes educators will focus on learning knowledge and skills to use the GSD program online, facilitation of 7- 8 interactive online sessions with adult clients with diabetes, and an assessment for ADEA endorsement.

If you are a diabetes educator with more than 2 years’ experience in diabetes care, this program is for you.

Monday, July 19, 2021 9.30AM – 4.00PM AEST

Provider : Deakin University and Western Health
CPD Points(s) : 30 CPD Points, Endorsed until July 2022
For further information and enrolment contact Bodil Rasmussen gsdh@deakin.edu.au

 

Title : Flexible Insulin Therapy (FlexIT) For Health Professionals Online 
Description : Two-day program |

Wednesday 14 April – Thursday 15 April 2021

Wednesday 28 and Thursday 29 July 2021

Wednesday 20 and Thursday 21 October 2021

The FlexIT program and principles reflect best practice for the management of type 1 diabetes and are readily utilised by experienced clinicians at the Baker Institute.

The program is suitable for Credentialled Diabetes Educators and Dietitians working with clients with type 1 diabetes who are managing their diabetes with multiple daily injections.

Provider : Baker Heart and Diabetes Institute
CPD Points(s) : 14 CPD Points, Endorsed until April 2023

 

Title : Diabetes Across The Divide
Description : 2021 Online Diabetes Symposium Friday 7 May 2021 9.00AM – 4.00PM AEST

The 2021 Online Diabetes Symposium is coming to build bridges that crisscross the gaps across the similarities and differences of diabetes care to enable a united front towards improved health outcomes for all people with diabetes. 

Provider : Diabetes Victoria and Baker Heart and Diabetes Institute
CPD Points(s) : 6 CPD Points

 

Title : Retinal camera training for primary health workers
Description : Online Course

The Provision of Eye Health Equipment and Training project funded by the Commonwealth Department of Health delivers retinal cameras to 166 health services that services Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities throughout Australia. The cameras aim to enable primary-level access to a retinal photograph for people with diabetes, triggering referrals for a comprehensive eye examination or treatment where required. Training to use the retinal cameras are provided through a combination of online and face to face modules. The online component of the modules will remain available for free beyond the life of the project.

Provider : Brien Holdren Vision Institute Foundation
CPD Points(s) : 2 CPD Points, Endorsed until January 2023

 

Title : Dexcom Continuous Glucose Monitoring (CGM) Certified Training program
Description : A combination of online module training and in person training delivered by your local AMSL Diabetes representative, culminating in a knowledge assessment. This programme provides essential and relevant knowledge of the Dexcom CGM system, enabling healthcare professionals to have the technical competency to safely initiate and follow up a person commencing on Dexcom CGM.
Provider : AMSL Diabetes
CPD Points(s) : Up to 6 CPD points, Endorsed until November 2022
For further information please contact AMSL at diabetes@amsl.com.au

 

Title : Certified Tandem Pump Training
Description : A combination of online module training and in person training delivered by your local AMSL Diabetes representative, culminating in a knowledge assessment. This programme will equip you with essential and relevant knowledge of the Tandem Insulin Pump, assessing product competency to initiate and follow up a person commencing on the Tandem and Dexcom systems.
Provider : AMSL Diabetes
CPD Points(s) : 8 for course + 4  points for  pump start observations, Endorsed until January 2021
Registration : To register please email diabetes@amsl.com.au 

 

Title : Diabetes Essentials
Description : Diabetes Essentials is a comprehensive online learning program which covers all aspects of diabetes from diagnosis to management. If you know someone that is interested in increasing their diabetes knowledge or is looking to become a diabetes educator this is a good course to complete before further education.
Provider : Diabetes Qualified
CPD Points(s) : 12 CPD Points, Endorsed until February 2022

 

Title : Online training portal for the CareSens Dual and CareSens N Premier Blood Glucose Monitoring Systems
Description : Pharmaco Diabetes Health Care Professionals Portal
Provider : Pharmaco
CPD Points(s) : 3 CPD Points, Endorsed until October 2021

 

Title : Diabetes Research Review online publications
Description : Diabetes Research Review publication for self directed study
Provider : Research Review Australia Pty Ltd
CPD Points(s) : 1 CPD Point per hour, Endorsed until July 2021