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  • Level 2 Understanding Care and Management of Diabetes

Level 2 Understanding Care and Management of Diabetes

This qualification aims to provide you with an understanding of the different types of diabetes and how these occur.The programme will take 8 weeks to complete and consists of 2 assessments.

You will develop an awareness of how the onset of Type 2 diabetes can be delayed with lifestyle changes and this can help to improve mental wellbeing.

This course is currently being subsidised by the college so that you can enrol for the course free of charge.

Courses are only free to people who have lived in England for the past 3 yrs, are aged 19 years or over and are not currently accessing any other government funded training.
Please note there is a non-completion fee of £85 if you have to be withdrawn from the course.

Course fees:

Material: £0:00 Exam: £0:00 Tuition: £0:00

Awarding Body:

NCFE Click here to view the assessment questions
What You Will Learn
Entry Requirements
Employment Information
How Assessed?
ASSESSMENT 1:
  • Understand Diabetes
  • Prevention and Early Intervention of Type 2 Diabetes
ASSESSMENT 2:
  • Understand the Initial Care of Diabetes
  • Understand the Treatment and Management of Diabetes
For further information about the course specification please visit the awarding body’s web site https://www.ncfe.org.uk/media/309051/Level%202%20Diabetes.pdf

Although there are no formal entry requirements for this course due to the nature and course delivery of distance learning we require all applicants to hold a minimum of English Literacy Level 1 or equivalent.

If you are unsure of your level of literacy please read the attached instructions to undertake a literacy assessment on line.

This will take no longer than 20 minutes to complete.

Instructions are available here and Link to www.learnmyway.com.
The qualification is ideal for learners who currently work in or are looking to work in the health care sector. It is also suitable for anyone who wishes to learn more about how to care and manage different types of diabetes for their own personal reasons, or how to recognise the symptoms of diabetes.
 
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