Diabetes Education and
DIABETES EDUCATION AND SELF-MANAGEMENT CLASS SUMMARY
The aim of patient education is for people with diabetes to improve their knowledge, skills and confidence, enabling them to take increasing control of their own condition and integrate effective self-management into their daily lives. High-quality structured education can have a profound effect on health outcomes and can significantly improve quality of life.
Materials covered in this course include:
We cover all of this over our the course of our one-day class. As part of this class, participants will leave with a complete package including all the information provided in course along with some quick reference information.
This class includes lunch and refreshments provided by Heritage College as part of the registration free.
Becoming a pharmacy assistant is the quickest and way to enter into the pharmacy industry. Here at Heritage College, we offer a 4-month Pharmacy Assistant Diploma. Our graduates have found employment with Alberta Health Services, Loblaws, Shoppers Drug Mart, and many independently owned pharmacies in Alberta. Other graduates have gone on to work at clinics, pharmaceutical wholesalers, and laboratories.
As of Winter 2020, the government of Alberta predicts demand for pharmacy assistants will be above average when compared to other careers,. The government also predicts the average annual salary for professionals in this field will be $31,912.
Students who attend this class and decide to pursue a career as a pharmacy assistant will receive $100 off their tuition to our college’s Pharmacy Assistant Diploma.
For more information about joining Heritage College, please visit our admissions page.