First Aid - Diabetic Emergencies

SKU: C-892

Give your employees a basic idea of what diabetes is, how to recognized symptoms of a diabetes-related health crisis, some tips for providing first aid in these situations.
Training Time: 28 Minutes

$249.00

Diabetes is a disease that is becoming increasingly more common in the United States and in other parts of the world. As a result, the chances that you or a coworker may suffer from a diabetes-related health emergency have increased as well. In this course, you’ll get a basic idea of what diabetes is, learn how to recognize symptoms of a diabetes-related health crisis, and will learn some tips for providing first aid to a person suffering from a diabetic emergency, including both high blood sugar (hyperglycemia) and low blood sugar (hypoglycemia). 

Topics Covered:

  • Explain the relationship between diabetes and blood sugar levels 
  • Describe items used to monitor and control blood sugar levels 
  • List symptoms related to hypoglycemia (low blood sugar) 
  • Explain steps of providing first aid for someone with diabetes who's suffering from low blood sugar 
  • List symptoms related to hyperglycemia (high blood sugar) 
  • Explain steps for providing first aid to someone with diabetes who's suffering from high blood sugar

28 Minutes (17 min. video + 11 min. test)

PLEASE NOTE: All DVDs include a link printed on the inside cover for customers to download printable tests and other documents.