Nurses on Diabetes online training

Empowering healthcare practitioners to manage patients with diabetes

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What is the NOD online training all about?

The NOD program has been designed to up-skill healthcare professionals with additional knowledge on the basics of diabetes management as well as health coaching.

Diabetes is affecting millions of people in India and is presenting a growing health and economic burden 101 million* people suffering from Diabetes in India. More skilled healthcare professionals are and will be needed to address this growing concern.

The vision of the NOD program is to provide this much needed training from the comfort of your own home, accessible with any device and at a time that is convenient to you.

The NOD platform offers two online courses.

These include:

  • Basics of diabetes management course
  • Health coaching course

*Anjana RM, Unnikrishnan R, Deepa M, Pradeepa R, Tandon N, Das AK, Joshi S, Bajaj S, Jabbar PK, Das HK, Kumar A, Dhandhania VK, Bhansali A, Rao PV, Desai A, Kalra S, Gupta A, Lakshmy R, Madhu SV, Elangovan N, Chowdhury S, Venkatesan U, Subashini R, Kaur T, Dhaliwal RS, Mohan V; ICMR-INDIAB Collaborative Study Group. Metabolic non-communicable disease health report of India: the ICMR-INDIAB national cross-sectional study (ICMR-INDIAB-17). Lancet Diabetes Endocrinol. 2023 Jul;11(7):474-489. doi: 10.1016/S2213-8587(23)00119-5. Epub 2023 Jun 7. PMID: 37301218.

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Upskill your diabetes knowledge and increase your confidence

Brief assessments after each module to check learning

Certificate of completion (country specific accreditation applied)

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100% Online content

Easy to navigate

Accessible from any device (mobile or computer)

Complete in the convenience of your own home and within your own time

Accessible for 6 months

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Integration of health coaching concepts during routine patient management

Links to additional resources and reading material included

Course content: Basics of Diabetes Management

  • Diabetes in India
  • Overview of Diabetes
  • Diagnosis of Diabetes
  • Type 1 Diabetes
  • Type 2 Diabetes
  • Prediabetes
  • Gestational Diabetes
  • Your Role as Diabetes Educator

  • Diabetes Self-Management Education and Support
  • Medical Nutrition Therapy
  • Physical Activity
  • Monitoring of Glycaemic Control
  • SMBG and Structured SMBG
  • SMBG recommendations of National and International guidelines
  • Sick-day Management

  • Acute (Short-term) Complications: Hypoglycaemia, Hyperglycaemia, Hyperglycaemic Emergencies
  • Chronic (Long-term) Complications: Microvascular (Retinopathy, Nephropathy, Neuropathy), Macrovascular (Cardiovascular disease), Diabetic Foot
  • Other Complications: Oral Health, Skin Conditions, Sexual Health, Psychological impact of diabetes

  • Insulin
  • Anti-diabetics Drugs

Course content: Health Coaching

  • Coaching defined
  • Who am I as a coach?
  • The coaching conversation
  • Coaching skills
  • Challenges
  • Coaching tools

Our Options:


Access to the NOD Basics of Diabetes Management and NOD Health Coaching course

6 Months to complete the course

Certificate of Completion


Terms and Conditions apply

Nurse and patient


You will have 6 months from the date of registration to complete the course.

You will have access to the course material for 1 year after completion of the course.

Any healthcare professional that would like to increase their knowledge on the basics of diabetes management and health coaching can complete this course.

You can use any device with internet access to complete this course e.g. a mobile phone, tablet or computer.