Diabetes Education Ontario College Graduate Certificate
The Diabetes Education Graduate Program offers a firm foundation in current clinical approaches to diabetes education. It is designed for Registered Nurses (RN), Registered Practical Nurses (RPN), Registered Dietitians (RD), Chiropodists, and Pharmacists who wish to specialize in the field of diabetes education. Any regulated health care professional from a regulatory college identified in the RPHA Ontario who is currently able to practice in Ontario is also eligible. Students have five years to complete the program with an overall average grade of 65% or higher. This graduate program is available entirely through distance education.
Textbook(s) are approximately $550.00 and can be used for all courses.
Admission Requirements: Proof of registration as a regulated health professional in Ontario.
DEC105 Diabetes: The Basics
DEC210 Diabetes Education
DEC315 Living with Diabetes
DEC420 Diabetes Through the Lifespan
Note: There are additional requirements for becoming recognized as a Diabetes Educator through the Canadian Diabetes Educator Certification Board. For more information, please go to www.cdecb.ca.
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