As the nation’s premier heart and diabetes research institute, our training programs provide the latest research and knowledge to assist Clinicians in the management and prevention of diabetes in the community.
Baker IDI education programs are endorsed by Royal College of Nursing, Australia (RCNA) and on successful completion, participants earn RCNA Continuing Nursing Education (RCNA CNE) points as part of the RCNA Life Long Learning program (3LP). APEC number 080806018.
Baker IDI delivers a range of programs that are specifically targeted to health professionals assisting
people who have Type 1 or Type 2 diabetes.
Our multi-disciplinary team of expert Diabetes Specialists, Credentialed Diabetes Educators and Dietitians are at the forefront of management, research and education for patients with diabetes. With a wide range of experience, our highly skilled presenters aim to facilitate the practical management of diabetes – and related complications based on the latest research and best practice developed at Baker IDI and around the world.
The Baker IDI Education Services Team share a commitment to the research, design and delivery of a range of training programs to suit the varied requirements of healthcare workers within Australasia.
While our programs and workshops are targeted to health professionals working directly with people initiating or managing their diabetes care, the Education Services Team is available to discuss and plan the delivery of training programs, workplace and community presentations which can be tailor made to the meet the individual needs of your organisation.
|Program Name||Program Date(s)||Further information|
|How to Manage Diabetes in General Practice||
Wednesday 23rd July
9am - 4pm
This program is suitable for Practice Nurses.
Cost: $180 (GST included) or $150(includes GST) if paid by 23rd June
|Counting Carbohydrates for Insulin||
Friday 18th July
9am - 3:30pm
This program is suitable for Dietitians and Diabetes Educators, including new graduates.
Cost: $225 (includes Gst) or $195 (Includes GST) if paid by 18th June.
|Exercise and Type 1 Diabetes||
Tuesday 29th July
This program is suitable for Diabetes, Educators, Dietitians, Exercise Physiologists, Physiotherapists and Personal Trainers working with clients managing type 1 diabetes.
Cost: $135 (includes GST) or $105 (includes GST) if paid by 29th of June
$90 for students. Please include evidence of your student status with your registration form.
|Diabetes and The Elderly||
Tuesday 5th August
9am - 4pm
This program is suitable for Nurses, District nurses, Personal Care Attendants, Diabetes Educators, Dietitians, and Allied Health Professionals involved in the care of elderly people with diabetes.
Cost: $160 (includes GST) or $130 (includes GST) if paid by 5th of July
|Overweight & Obesity: The Challenges & Solutions||
Tuesday 9th September
9am - 4:30pm
This program is suitable for Dietitians, Practice Nurses, Diabetes Educators, Exercise Physiologists, Personal Trainers and other Allied Health Professionals working in Community, Hospital and Private Practice.
Cost: $210 (includes GST) or $180 (includes GST) if paid by 9th August.
Training Program Coordinator
Ph: 03 8532 1842 or 8532 1844
Fax: 03 8532 1100