Diabetes Education - 928
Develop a firm foundation in current clinical approaches to diabetes education. An excellent step towards certification as a Certified Diabetes Educator (CDE).
This program consists of four online theory courses, and a 60 hour field placement. For information on Online Learning and Ontario Learn, please see here.
Theory Courses: $449.52 each (4) - Field Placement: $484.80 Pre-placement: $101.00
|Program Length||~ 5 terms (1.5 years)|
1) Q: Can I register into this course if I am just finishing my degree/diploma/certificate in a health related field?
A: No, we do require that you are already a working established health professional.
2) Q: Can I take all these courses at one time?
A: No, these courses are a prerequisite to the next course, so taken one at a time and following the program of studies is the best way to work through this program.
3) Q: Is HLTH 10223 a course I have to take?
A: HLTH 10223 is not a traditional course, but all of your health clearances in order to attend a lab or placement. See the Clinical FAQ below for more information.
Preclinical / Clinical Information
Admission & Registration
- To be eligible you must be a practicing RN, RPN, Registered Dietitian, Pharmacist, Chiropodist, Physician, RMT or another health related professional.
You must be accepted into the program to be able to register for courses.
Program of Studies
The program of studies displayed below applies to students starting the program in the 2017/18 academic year. Students who began in other academic years may require different courses to be eligible to graduate. If you have questions regarding a strategy for completion contact Continuing Education- Health and Nursing.
Click on the Course number or Course title for more information on each course.
Visit the Mohawk College Bookstore Textbook Search (opens in new window) for information on textbooks.
A selection of courses are available each term. Courses that are currently not available (N/A) for registration may be offered in the future – check back frequently.
|Register||Course number||Course title||Course Hours|
|Register||HLTH10233||Diabetes Education: Approaches in Practice||42.00|
|Register||HLTH10234||Living with Diabetes||42.00|
|Register||HLTH10235||Diabetes: Throughout the Lifespan||42.00|
|Register||HLTH10236||Diabetes: The Basics||42.00|
|Register||WORK10146||Diabetes Field Placement||60.00|
Questions about CE at Mohawk College? Please see our FAQ.
Please see the Textbook Search on the Mohawk College Bookstore website to view texts and course materials currently used for courses in this program. Please note, text books are subject to change each term.