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Level 2 Certificate in Understanding the Care and Management of Diabetes
To be eligible for funding you must be aged 19 or over, have been living in the European Union for the last 3 years and have not previously completed the course you are wanting to enrol on.
If you do not complete the course, you may be liable to a £100 resource and registration fee.
Unlike other diabetes courses, distance learning in Understanding the Care and Management of Diabetes is a flexible and efficient way to learn. This qualification aims to provide your employee with an in-depth understanding of the different types of diabetes and how they can occur, the initial care required after a diabetes diagnosis has been made and the on-going care and treatment of diabetes to control blood sugar levels.
Unit 1: Understand diabetes
In this unit, your employee will gain an understanding of how glucose and insulin function in the body, how different types of diabetes occur and the risk factors associated with Type 2 diabetes.
Unit 2: Prevention and early intervention of Type 2 diabetes
This unit will explore how the onset of Type 2 diabetes can be prevented or delayed through lifestyle changes.
Unit 3: Understand the initial care of diabetes
Within this unit, your employee will develop their knowledge of how a diagnosis of diabetes can impact on an individual and how the condition can be managed and monitored.
Unit 4: Understand the treatment and management of diabetes
In this unit, your employee will explore the options for on-going care and treatment recommended to control blood glucose levels and how to prevent complications for people with diabetes.
The benefits of this course include:
Once your employees have completed this course, they could progress on to the following:
Diploma in Adult Care
Certificate in Common Health Conditions
Certificate in Preparing to Work in Adult Social Care
Understanding the Safe Handling of Medication
|Full cost||Direct debit||Fully funded|
|£299||Initial payment of £29.90, 3 monthly payments of £89.70||To be eligible you must: