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Understanding the Care and Management of Diabetes Level 2

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Select Status Course Code Date Duration Time Location Costs
EnquireCall 01756 693 800 L200066D/1 - - Weeks VARIOUS Distance Learning £ 0*

* Fee remission may be available for this course, visit Fees and Funding for further information

This course will provide an understanding of the different types of diabetes and how they can occur. It will also develop awareness of how the onset of Type 2 can be delayed with lifestyle changes. The course also helps to develop understanding of diabetes diagnosis and initial care as well as the
on-going care and treatment of diabetes to control blood sugar levels.

It’s designed for a wide range of learners who wish to gain an understanding of the care and management of diabetes and is ideal for those working or intending to work in health and social care.

You will study …

  • Understanding Diabetes
  • Prevention and early intervention of Type 2 Diabetes
  • Understand the initial care of Diabetes
  • Understand the treatment and management of Diabetes

For each unit, a set of knowledge questions are issued as the formal assessment.
Your tutor will provide feedback following the completion of each. All assessments must be completed and passed in order for you to successfully achieve the qualification.

Further Study

  • Level 3 Certificate in Understanding the Care and Management of Diabetes
  • Level 3 Certificate in Preparing to Work in Adult Social Care
  • Level 3 Certificate for Working in the Health Sector

Part-time courses are term-time only.
See our term dates for further information.

Did you know that some of our courses are free if you earn less than £20,319 (£23,400 if you live in West Yorkshire, difference in qualifying earning amounts is due to local authority funding regulations).

Distance Learning call 01756 693 800 or email

Courses in the community call 01756 693 800 or email

All other Part-time courses call 01756 693 309 or email

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