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Understanding the Care & Management of Diabetes Level 3

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Select Status Course Code Date Duration Time Location Costs
Call 01756 693 800 L300091D/1 - - Weeks -
Distance Learning £ 811*
Exam: £69

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

This qualification is designed for a wide range of learners who wish to gain an understanding of the care and management of diabetes.

The objectives of this qualification are to gain knowledge and understanding of diabetes, including:

  • the types, causes, signs and symptoms of diabetes
  • anatomy and physiology
  • the impact of diabetes on individuals, others and society
  • the treatment and management of diabetes
  • common complications of diabetes

You will study …

  • Understand Diabetes
  • Diabetes in Context
  • Understand the Treatment and Management of Diabetes
  • Understand the Complications 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.


Studying a Craven College Distance learning course is a great way to gain a FREE* accredited qualification in your spare time! It’s the perfect solution for those with busy work or home lives who would like to study where and when it suits them.

After completing an induction, you will be provided with all the learning materials you need and will receive the highest level of support and guidance from your named tutor.

Further Study

  • Level 3 Certificate in Preparing to Work in Adult Social Care
  • Level 3 Diploma in Clinical Healthcare Support
  • Access to HE Diploma (Health and Social Care/ Nursing and Healthcare Professions)

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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