Understanding the Care and Management of Diabetes
Course Code: CCMD
Subject area: Childcare, Health & Social Care
Awarding body: NCFE
Course type: Part-time
Time of Day: Flexible
Duration: 12 weeks
When you'll study: The course is delivered online so you can study at a time that suits you
Diabetes is a growing health problem worldwide, but it can be prevented, delayed or managed with simple lifestyle changes. Whether you work in the care sector or just want to look out for your own health or the health of someone you know, this online course will provide you with essential knowledge. You’ll learn about the different forms and causes of diabetes, as well as the care, treatment and management of the condition.
The course covers the following areas:
- evidence of staff competency to external stakeholders
- relevant in a wide variety of care settings
- reduces the risk of malpractice and negligence
- improves your team’s understanding of forms and causes of diabetes
- reinforces the importance of careful managing and monitoring.
You will be required to have successfully achieved a level one qualification, or above, in English.
You will be assessed by a portfolio of evidence.
Successful completion of this course will provide a gateway into the industry. It is also aimed at existing care sector employees who wish to upskill.
The College offers a range of short care courses delivered via distance learning, some of which you may be interesting in progressing to.
Fees quoted apply to courses starting in the academic year 2020/21 (August 2020 – July 2021). There may be a slight increase in fees for courses starting 2021/22.
If you are aged 16-18, due to Government funding, tuition fees may not be applicable for your course. (Please note: this does not apply to Foundation Degrees or Access to Higher Education courses, and other courses not eligible for public funding.)
Course Code: CCMD
A Full Course Fee: Not applicable to this course
B Reduced Course Fee (for those in receipt of qualifying benefits): Not applicable to this course
C Ancillary course costs (ie books and equipment): Not applicable to this course
D Advanced Learner Loan Fee: Not applicable to this course
|How old are you?||How much will you pay?|
|16 - 18||AFREE|
|19 - 23||AFREE|
Please note fees are quoted for one year only.