Distance Learning Courses

Care And Management Of Diabetes Certificate (QCF)

Course Overview

  • Campuses

    Offsite
  • Qualification

    Distance Learning Courses
  • Subject

    Health and Social Care
  • Duration

    10-12 weeks
  • Age

    Adult

Entry requirements

Eligibility criteria:

- Age 19+
- Lived in the EU for 3 years.

Topics

This is a 12 week course for adults with continuous start dates throughout the year. With guidance and support you will work online towards achieving a recognised Level 2 qualification, and receive your certificate on completion. Please apply or contact us for further information.

There is an emerging global epidemic of diabetes. In the UK alone, 3.2 million people are diagnosed with the disease and an estimated 630,000 people have the condition but don’t know it. It is believed that deaths from diabetes will rise by more than 50% in the next ten years. Simple lifestyle measures can be effective in preventing or delaying the onset of this chronic, debilitating and often deadly disease

  • Assessment Criteria

    You will learn:

    - Unit 1 - Understand Diabetes;
    - Unit 2 - Prevention and Early Intervention of Type 2 Diabetes;
    - Unit 3 - Understand the Initial Care of Diabetes;
    - Unit 4 - Understand the Treatment and Management of Diabetes.

    As part of your registration process for online learning you will have to attend a short induction to provide evidence of your eligibility. You will not have to attend an interview.

Further information

Learner Benefits:

- Achieve a nationally recognised Level 2 qualification;
- Improve your understanding of the various forms and causes of diabetes;
- Evidence your competency to employers;
- Further your personal and professional development;
- Learn at a time that suits you without the need to attend college;
- Create better preventative care by being able to identify early signs of diabetes.

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