Diabetes 101

Diabetes 101

In this group class, you will learn about diabetes, how it is treated, and the potential problems it can cause for your health. You will also find out how to make changes to your daily life to help you control diabetes, such as managing your blood sugar level, taking care of your feet, and setting personal goals.

Our Team Includes:

  • your family doctor
  • Registered Dietitians
  • Registered Nurses
  • Pharmacists

We’ll work on:

Tools, skills, and discussion of various therapies to help you manage your diabetes symptoms and prevent complications.

How it works:

Join us for a 90-minute or two-hour session to understand your options for living well and managing your diabetes.

This class is available on demand.  Our on demand version can be accessed through the links below:

After the Class:

Take the Diabetes 201 class to learn more about managing your food and lifestyle with diabetes.

Our Diabetes 101 and 201 courses can be taken in any order.

Who is this course for?

If you:

  • have been diagnosed with diabetes
  • want to learn how to live well with diabetes


SPPCN Diabetes Patient Material Workbook

Diabetes 201 On-Demand

Do you want to learn how to live well with diabetes, but can’t attend our live 90-minute classes? Good news – we are now offering Diabetes 201 in an online, on-demand version (through the course training program, Articulate Rise). You have the flexibility to fit it into your schedule and learn at your own pace.

Diabetes 201 on-demand provides an engaging, interactive experience tailored to you, the learner! Even better, it includes all of the important tips and information covered by our clinician(s) in the live class. Start learning about how to live well with diabetes today. The following links will take you to the four elements of SPPCN’s Diabetes 201 class:

Useful Links

For additional information and resources about diabetes, check out the Diabetes Canada website:

Diabetes Canada 

Upcoming Sessions