Understanding Type 1
This course is an introductory course that provides information about type 1 diabetes. It focuses on what diabetes is, how it is treated, complications that may occur, as well as what you can do to keep yourself healthy. The topic list (to the right) will give you an idea of all the information covered.
There is another follow-on course available, ‘Living with Type 1 Diabetes’ that you may wish to complete, which covers all the topics related to managing type 1 diabetes on a day-to-day basis.
Is for anyone that has been diagnosed with type 1 diabetes
Will take no more than 4 hours to complete
Can be completed at your own pace and doesn’t have to be in one sitting
We hope to help you feel confident in managing your diabetes and support you in making decisions that result in the best possible health outcomes for you. Please note that all comments left on the forum are moderated.
To get started, click on the first section ‘Welcome’ below.