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  • Care & Management of Diabetes L2

    Have you got an interest in Diabetes management? This course explores the different types of diabetes and how they occur. You’ll understand how the onset of type 2 can be delayed with lifestyle changes.

    • Course Description

      NCFE Level 2 Certificate in Understanding the Care and Management of Diabetes

      Course code: PROF04

      Delivery method: Online

      Course duration: 12 months

      Entry requirements: No prior qualification needed

      Award achieved: NCFE Level 2 Certificate in Understanding the Care and Management of Diabetes

      Awarding body: NCFE Have you got an interest in Diabetes management? This course explores the different types of diabetes and how they occur. You’ll understand how the onset of type 2 can be delayed with lifestyle changes.

      You will focus on understanding the diabetes diagnosis and initial care as well as ongoing care and treatment to control blood sugar levels.

    • Level 2 certificate in understanding the care and management of diabetes course overview

      Skills gained

      • You will gain an understanding of diabetes
      • You will work towards understanding types and diagnosis
      • You will understand how diabetes care works

      Course outline

      This course is split into 4 mandatory units:

      Unit 1: Understanding diabetes

      Unit 2: Prevention and early intervention of Type 2 diabetes

      Unit 3: Understanding initial care of diabetes

      Unit 4: Understanding treatment and management of diabetes

      Course content

      Unit 1: Understanding diabetes

      Module 1: Function of glucose

      Module 2: Insulin in the blood

      Module 3: Different forms of Diabetes

      Module 4: The risk factor of Diabetes

      Unit 2: Prevention and early intervention of Type 2 diabetes

      Module 1: Prevention and early intervention

      Module 2: How diabetes can be delayed through lifestyle change

      Unit 3: Understanding initial care of diabetes

      Module 1: Managing and monitoring of condition

      Module 2: The impact of diagnosis on the individual

      Unit 4: Understanding treatment and management of diabetes

      Module 1: Understanding of ongoing care and treatment

      Module 2: Recommendations to control blood glucose levels

      Module 3: Identify how to prevent and detect complications

      Assessment

      This course has no exams, instead there will be a number of tutor marked assessments (TMAs) to ensure that you have a thorough understanding of the course materials, with the tutor sending comments to guide you through any areas of potential difficulty, as well as a range of self-assessments that are indicators that you understand the materials as you work through them.

      These are for your own information, and do not need to be shown to your course tutor.

      Method of study

      Online

      Study anywhere, at a time and pace that suits you, and on any smart device connected to the internet. Our online courses are delivered in bite-sized sections with lessons, activities and test papers, perfect to squeeze in when you are commuting on the bus or you can work towards gaining your qualification as you eat lunch.

      Delivered on our digital learning environment, you will enjoy a complete learning experience that can travel with you anywhere, without the mess and fuss of heavy paper materials.

      Tutor support

      Our health and social care courses come with tutor feedback and support by email for 12 months. They will mark your TMAs and provide valuable guidance through any trickier parts of the course whenever you need it.

      You will also receive a study guide to help you with all aspects of studying, essay writing and general student skills.

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      Everyone at Absorb wishes you the best of luck on your studying journey! We know it’s both rewarding and challenging and ultimately what a difference that qualification will make to your career path and life.

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