Diabetes courses are encouraged for everyone with diabetes.
The South West Essex Education and Training programmes for patients are run by NELFT NHS Foundation Trust.
Four courses are offered:
- SWEET basics – 3 hour course for any Type 2 patient including newly diagnosed
- SWEET advance – 3 hour course for Type 2 patients who have already attended SWEET basics and they are on insulin
- SWEET 1 – 3 day course for Type 1 patients
- SWEET pump – 1day annual seminar for our advanced Type 1 on insulin pumps
Download the referral form here
What patients say about the SWEET courses:
"Many thanks for your SWEET1 course. It delivered many answers. Your support is invaluable , as only being diagnosed in November of last year as Type 3C, the support you have given me has been brilliant."