Understanding the Care and Management of Diabetes

Qualification: CACHE Certificate
Level 2 (Distance Learning)

You can start this distance learning course at anytime throughout the year. Please apply and we will contact you to arrange getting you started.

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About this course

This distance learning course aims to:

  • Provide you with an understanding of the different types of diabetes and how they can occur
  • Develop your awareness of how the onset of Type 2 diabetes can be delayed with lifestyle changes
  • Develop your understanding of diabetes diagnosis and initial care
  • Develop your understanding of ongoing care and treatment of diabetes to control blood sugar levels

This is a flexible qualification that allows you to study at a time and place that suits you however you will be assigned a personal tutor who can support you if you need it.

What you will learn
  • Understand diabetes
  • Prevention and early intervention of Type 2 diabetes 
  • Understand the initial care of diabetes 
  • Understand the treatment and management of diabetes
Learning style

This is a distance learning course - you will be provided with course handbooks to complete at enrolment. You will have the opportunity to have 1:1 support with the tutor, which could be in your workplace.

Entry requirements
  • You need to be aged 19 or over
  • Self-motivated
  • Have GCSE English grade C/4 or above

You will be required to attend an interview at the College prior to enrolling onto the course.

Course length & fees
  • Fees: £30 (no fee if on a low wage* or unemployed and on a job-related benefit)
  • Course Length: N/A
  • Campus: Distance Learning
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