Diabetes online course for dental professionals - Apolline Training

Medical Emergencies: Diabetes

This online, verifiable CPD course is aimed at dental professionals looking for refresher training in how to deal with someone suffering from a diabetic episode.

The e-learning module will help you recognise the signs and symptoms of a diabetic episode, how to respond to a patient suffering from a diabetic episode and how to provide good care before, during and after a diabetic episode.

This course is suitable for the whole dental team.

To provide online refresher training in how to deal with someone suffering from a diabetic episode.

The objective of this e-learning course is to provide dental professionals with an understanding of:

  • The signs and symptoms of a diabetic episode.
  • How to respond to a patient suffering from a diabetic episode.
  • How to provide good care before, during and after a diabetic episode.

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Course Curriculum

  • The GDC and the CQC
    5 minutes
  • What is diabetes?
    5 minutes
  • Risk factors for diabetes
    5 minutes
  • Gestational diabetes
    5 minutes
  • Symptoms of diabetes
    5 minutes
  • Hypoglycaemia and Hyperglycaemia
    5 minutes
  • Signs and symptoms of hyperglycaemia and hypoglycaemia
    5 minutes
  • Differential diagnosis of diabetes
    5 minutes
  • Treatment of diabetes
    5 minutes
  • Treatment of hypoglycaemia
    5 minutes
  • Treatment of hyperglycaemia
    5 minutes
  • Blood glucose monitors
    5 minutes
  • Summary: Diabetes
    5 minutes
  • Medical Emergencies: Diabetes
    10 questions
  • Feedback & Reflective Learning Guidance
    5 minutes

Your GDPR Course includes

Up-to-date information

Our course material is both current and relevant; verified by leaders in the dental industry.

Various media

We use a combination of text, imagery, videos and presentations to help you get the most out of this course.

Course downloads

This course features documents for you to download and use in your dental practice.

Post-course feedback

Upon completion of the course you are required to complete a short feedback survey.

Frequently asked Questions

When does the course start and finish?

The course begins when you are ready. Although the course duration is 45 minutes, you can work at your own pace, and your progress is saved automatically.

How long do I have access to the course?

After registering for the course, you have 365 days to access the course.

Does the course have a test?

Yes. There is a short assessment at the end of the course. You must achieve 80% or more to pass the course. If you do not pass, you have the opportunity to review the content and re-take the assessment when you are ready.

Does the course offer a certificate upon completion?

Yes. Upon successful completion of the course, you will be awarded a personalised certificate. This is saved to your personal dashboard. You can download and print this certificate when you require it. In addition, you are also credited with a digital badge that will feature in your personal dashboard.

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