Diabetes Education - 928
Specialize your nursing skills with a graduate certificate in Diabetes Education!
There are over 11 million Canadians living with Diabetes or prediabetes.
Explore the clinical approach to diabetes education through field placements and online theoretical courses. Examine the essential elements of diabetes control, considerations during various phases of life, teaching strategies for clients living with diabetes and more.
This program is designed for those already working as a health professional, looking to enhance their knowledge and skills.
To review the admission requirements for this program, and to apply, please visit the Admissions & Registrations tab.
If you have any questions about this program, please do not hesitate to reach out to us!
Approximately 5 terms (1.5 years)
Theory Courses: $449.52 each (4) / Field Placement: $484.80 / Pre-Placement: $101.00
NOTE: Fees as of Fall 2018 and subject to change.
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.
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.
Q: Is HLTH10223 a course I have to take?
A: HLTH10223 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 2018/19 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|
|N/A||HLTH10233||Diabetes Education: Approaches in Practice||42.00|
|N/A||HLTH10234||Living with Diabetes||42.00|
|N/A||HLTH10235||Diabetes: Throughout the Lifespan||42.00|
|N/A||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.