Diabetes in Schools

Penrith RSL 8 Tindale Street , Penrith

This one-day seminar aims to help designated staff who supervise or teach a student with type 1 diabetes gain the knowledge and confidence necessary to support students at school. The seminar is presented in a group environment by a Credentialled Diabetes Educator and participants will have the opportunity to take part in activities and have their questions and concerns addressed.

 
Topics covered during the day include:

  • Diabetes 101
  • Food and type 1 diabetes
  • Monitoring glucose levels
  • Insulin
  • Hypoglycaemia – low glucose levels
  • Hyperglycaemia – high glucose levels
  • Being active
  •  Camp planning
  •  Planning for change

*Please note that information presented on the day will be of a general nature and the Credentialled Diabetes Educator is unable to comment on the management and treatment of individual children.

Event Details

Schools Friday, 21 May 2021 09:00 AM - 04:00 PM FREE Sydney - Nepean, Blue Mountains

Penrith RSL 8 Tindale Street, Penrith 2750 Google Maps

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