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Online diabetes upskilling for rural and remote health professionals

By November 27, 2020No Comments

Would you like to upskill in diabetes but can’t attend the Diabetes WAface-to-face training in Perth? Now you can learn online with the support of a Diabetes WA credentialled diabetes educator.

• can be completed at your own pace
• 24 hour access
• no need to travel for training
• certificate provided upon completion
• credentialled diabetes educator (CDE) mentor provided

The National Association of Diabetes Centres (NADC) online diabetes care course is for health professionals in a general care setting. This interactive learning tool can be completed at your own pace with 24 hour access, and is suitable for anyone who finds it challenging to travel for training days.

Participants have three months to complete the course content and a certificate will be provided upon completion. Diabetes WA will provide 25 free registrations (worth $594 each) to primary care health professionals working in rural or remote practice. Diabetes WA will also provide a credentialled diabetes educator (CDE) as a mentor to help support participants through the training process.

Registered and enrolled nurses, GPs and other allied health professionals based at a GP clinic in regional or remote Western Australia are eligible for this offer. For more information and to express your interest go to the “Professionals” section of the Diabetes WA website or email

Sally Mueller