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Diabetes Care and Management Certificate Level 2 QCF

Level 2 / NCFE / PI145

The Certificate in Care and Management of Diabetes programme will equip learners with a greater understanding of this condition, including the signs and symptoms, nutritional advice and much more.

The QCF qualification for this course has now replaced the NVQ qualification.


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WAS £368.00

NOW £276.00 or only £35.00 initial deposit

course duration: 160 hrs

study type: paper

Course Description

The Certificate in Understanding the Care and Management of Diabetes course strives to equip learners with a greater knowledge and understanding of this subject area. Students can expect to learn more about a wide range of topic areas related to the management of diabetes. Learners will explore what diabetes is, as well as the risk factors, and also the signs and symptoms associated with having this condition.

The aim of the programme is to enhance awareness and knowledge of the severity of the condition. It will also provide students with a real insight into diabetes, and equip learners with a solid foundation of knowledge. The programme will also investigate what blood glucose is, what insulin is and how it affects blood glucose levels, as well as testing for the condition, nutritional advice, the social impact of diabetes and much more!

As you can see, this is a very complex subject area, and there is a lot to learn about. The course has been designed and created to help learners to enhance their knowledge of the different types of diabetes.

Not just this, students will develop an understanding of who is at risk of contracting this disease. The course will guide you through several modules, all of which will look at a different aspect of this condition. You are sure to find this subject interesting and informative, and are sure to learn a lot. Students will be required to study four units, all of which will explore a different topic of this condition. Upon successful completion of this programme, learners will receive a Level 2 certificate of achievement.

Qualification Title: NCFE Level 2 Certificate in Understanding the Care and Management of Diabetes (QCF)
Qualification Number: 600/9311/0
Total Credits: 16

Units

Unit 1 - Understand diabetes
Unit 2 - Prevention and early intervention of Type 2 diabetes
Unit 3 - Understand the initial care of diabetes
Unit 4 - Understand the treatment and management of diabetes

Previous Knowledge

There is no previous learning knowledge or experience needed to enrol on to this programme, making our Certificate in Understanding the Care and Management of Diabetes course easily accessible to anyone who would like to learn more about this subject area.

Assessment

To successfully complete this course, students will be required to complete a series of questions and exercises relating to specific learning criteria at the end of each module.

Awarding Organisation

At the end of this course successful learners will receive a Level 2 NCFE certificate of achievement. That means that it is independently accredited at a level of learning equivalent to Level 2 on the National Qualifications Framework (NQF) for England, Wales and Northern Ireland. 

Accreditation by NCFE is a guarantee of quality. It means that this learning programme has been scrutinised and approved by an independent panel of experienced educational professionals and is quality audited biannually by NCFE.

 NCFE is recognised as an awarding body by the qualification regulators ('regulators') for England, Wales and Northern Ireland. The regulators are the Office of the Qualifications and Examinations Regulator (Ofqual) in England, the Department for Children, Education, Lifelong Learning and Skills (DCELLS) in Wales and the Council for Curriculum, Examinations and Assessment (CCEA) in Northern Ireland.

Support

Learners will have access to 12 month tutor support. You will be assigned a personal tutor who will be on hand to answer any questions or queries you may have throughout your studies, so you can feel confident that you will receive all the support required.

Students will also have access to our student support team who are available to provide you with any practical advice you may need.

course description

Course Description

The Certificate in Understanding the Care and Management of Diabetes course strives to equip learners with a greater knowledge and understanding of this subject area. Students can expect to learn more about a wide range of topic areas related to the management of diabetes. Learners will explore what diabetes is, as well as the risk factors, and also the signs and symptoms associated with having this condition.

The aim of the programme is to enhance awareness and knowledge of the severity of the condition. It will also provide students with a real insight into diabetes, and equip learners with a solid foundation of knowledge. The programme will also investigate what blood glucose is, what insulin is and how it affects blood glucose levels, as well as testing for the condition, nutritional advice, the social impact of diabetes and much more!

As you can see, this is a very complex subject area, and there is a lot to learn about. The course has been designed and created to help learners to enhance their knowledge of the different types of diabetes.

Not just this, students will develop an understanding of who is at risk of contracting this disease. The course will guide you through several modules, all of which will look at a different aspect of this condition. You are sure to find this subject interesting and informative, and are sure to learn a lot. Students will be required to study four units, all of which will explore a different topic of this condition. Upon successful completion of this programme, learners will receive a Level 2 certificate of achievement.

Qualification Title: NCFE Level 2 Certificate in Understanding the Care and Management of Diabetes (QCF)
Qualification Number: 600/9311/0
Total Credits: 16

previous knowledge required

Previous Knowledge

There is no previous learning knowledge or experience needed to enrol on to this programme, making our Certificate in Understanding the Care and Management of Diabetes course easily accessible to anyone who would like to learn more about this subject area.

assessment

Assessment

To successfully complete this course, students will be required to complete a series of questions and exercises relating to specific learning criteria at the end of each module.

support

Support

Learners will have access to 12 month tutor support. You will be assigned a personal tutor who will be on hand to answer any questions or queries you may have throughout your studies, so you can feel confident that you will receive all the support required.

Students will also have access to our student support team who are available to provide you with any practical advice you may need.

modules

Units

Unit 1 - Understand diabetes
Unit 2 - Prevention and early intervention of Type 2 diabetes
Unit 3 - Understand the initial care of diabetes
Unit 4 - Understand the treatment and management of diabetes

awarding organisation

Awarding Organisation

At the end of this course successful learners will receive a Level 2 NCFE certificate of achievement. That means that it is independently accredited at a level of learning equivalent to Level 2 on the National Qualifications Framework (NQF) for England, Wales and Northern Ireland. 

Accreditation by NCFE is a guarantee of quality. It means that this learning programme has been scrutinised and approved by an independent panel of experienced educational professionals and is quality audited biannually by NCFE.

 NCFE is recognised as an awarding body by the qualification regulators ('regulators') for England, Wales and Northern Ireland. The regulators are the Office of the Qualifications and Examinations Regulator (Ofqual) in England, the Department for Children, Education, Lifelong Learning and Skills (DCELLS) in Wales and the Council for Curriculum, Examinations and Assessment (CCEA) in Northern Ireland.