The 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 an understanding of diabetes diagnosis and initial care as well as on-going care and treatment to control blood sugar levels.
Who is it for?
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 healthcare or social care.
On successful completion of this course, you will receive an NCFE CACHE Level 2 Certificate in Understanding the Care and Management of Diabetes.
This course is delivered over a number of months via distance learning
What will I learn?
- Understanding Diabetes
- Prevention and early intervention of Type 2 Diabetes
- Understand the initial care of Diabetes
- Understand the treatment and management of Diabetes
You will be assessed by completion of a learning work-book supported by feedback from your tutor. The workbook contains reflective activities designed to reinforce your learning and test your knowledge.