Certificate in Understanding the Care and Management of Diabetes

This qualification is appropriate to a variety of job roles where an understanding of the care and management of diabetes is required. The qualification can be taken to support progression into further learning within the Health and Social Care sector.

This qualification is appropriate to a variety of job roles where an understanding of the care and management of diabetes is required. The qualification can be taken to support progression into further learning within the Health and Social Care sector.

The qualification aims to: provide an understanding of the different types of diabetes and how they can occur develop awareness of how the onset of Type 2 diabetes can be delayed with lifestyle changes develop understanding of diabetes diagnosis and initial care develop understanding of on-going care and treatment of diabetes to control blood sugar levels.

As a taster qualification it can also be used as CPD across all levels. This makes it ideal for anyone who may need an understanding of this subject even though they are not directly involved in the care of individuals.

This Qualification is made up of 4 units consisting of:

  • Understand the prevention and early intervention of Type 2 diabetes
  • Understand the primary care and detection of diabetes 2
  • Understand the treatment and management of diabetes
  • Understanding Diabetes

Average time to completion:

  • 4 - 6 weeks

Including Assignment Workbook and Resources:

  • £120 per person

Cost claim-back availability* upon certification from the Workforce Development Fund:

£300**

*You will need to be registered with the Workforce Development Fund if you wish to claim back costs.

** The claim-back £ value quoted above was correct as of 1st August 2021.