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Level 3 Certificate Understanding the Care and Management of Diabetes

Subject Area

Health & Social Care

Student Type

Adults

Study Mode

Distance Learning

Course Type

Adult Further Education

What is the course about?

There are 3.6 million people in the UK that have been diagnosed with diabetes, and it is estimated that 46% of people who are living with diabetes are undiagnosed. Although diabetes can be life changing, many cases of diabetes can be managed by simple lifestyle changes. The Level 3 Certificate in Care and Management of Diabetes aims to increase understanding and awareness of diabetes, particularly for those working in the health and social care sector.

Why should I choose the course?

You will achieve a nationally recognised level 3 qualification, further your professional development, and be able to learn at a time that suits you, without the need to attend college.

What will I learn?

Topics will include:

  • Understanding diabetes
  • Diabetes in context
  • The treatment and management of diabetes

Complications of diabetes.

What will the course lead on to?

Upon completion of this course, there are a wide variety of level 2 and level 3 distance learning courses that you may wish to complete.

Are there any links with industry and university?

N/A

What support is available?

We have a team of staff dedicated to providing learning support if required, as well as a Welfare Team that is on hand to offer guidance, support and help when needed. Additionally, eligible students can access a wide range of finance and funding support to help them during their time at college.

Click here for learning support: https://wvr.ac.uk/college-life/learning-support

Click here for finance support: https://wvr.ac.uk/college-life/financial-support

Why should I choose to study the course at Warrington & Vale Royal College?

Warrington & Vale Royal College has been rated as a good college in the latest Ofsted inspection. It has an excellent reputation for vocational courses and responds to specific business needs when requested. The tutors at Warrington & Vale Royal College are highly experienced in their fields and have a great deal of industry knowledge to impart. Our distance learning courses are delivered entirely online, allowing you to benefit from expert teaching in the comfort of your own home.

What are the entry requirements?

There are no formal entry requirements, but you will be expected to have a pre-enrolment meeting/conversation to assess that this is the right level and course subject for you. You must be able to cope with level 3 study skills to complete the course.

What are my funding options?

For further information on funding please contact the Learner Services Team on 01925 494400.

Are there any additional costs associated with the course?

There are no additional costs associated with this course.

Careers Information

Course options

Start Any Time

Duration
20 Weeks
Class Times
TBC
Location
Distance Learning
Day(s)
In your own time
Adult Fee
883
16-18 Fee
Contact College
Fees Information
FREE* if you are 19+ studying for your first full level 3 qualification or you are unemployed or your income is below £20,319. This course is eligible for an Advanced Learner Loan. *Ts&Cs apply.

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