Level 3 Certificate Understanding the Care and Management of Diabetes

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Knowledge only

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In the workplace

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The qualification can usually be completed in 3 months

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Course overview:

The objectives of this qualification are to gain knowledge and understanding of diabetes, including:

• the types, causes, signs and symptoms of diabetes

• anatomy and physiology

• the impact of diabetes on individuals, others and society

• the treatment and management of diabetes

• common complications of diabetes.

What will I learn:

To be awarded the Level 3 Certificate in understanding the care and management of diabetes, learners are required to successfully complete 4 mandatory units.

Unit 01: Understand diabetes

Unit 02: Diabetes in context

Unit 03: Understand the treatment and management of diabetes

Unit 04: Understand the complications of diabetes

What does the course lead to:

Learners who achieve this qualification could progress to:

• Level 3 Certificate for Working in the Health Sector

• Level 3 Diploma in Healthcare Support Services

• Level 3 Diploma in Clinical Healthcare Support

• Level 3 Extended Diploma in Health and Social Care.

How will I be assessed:

It will be assessed by your Tutor or Assessor using a portfolio of evidence. This is a knowledge only qualification.


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