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|Introduction||This qualification aims to give individuals working, or intending to work, in healthcare and social care knowledge and understanding of diabetes to support their role in the workplace. It also enables learners to progress to other qualifications in this subject area, or within the wider area of health and social care.|
|Study Outline||The qualification covers how the onset of type 2 diabetes can be delayed with lifestyle changes and aims to develop an understanding of diabetes diagnosis and initial care. The qualification also covers the importance of ongoing care and the correct treatment of diabetes to control blood sugar levels.|
|Entry Requirements||The qualification is available for learners who are 19+ at the start of the Academic year. There are no specific
learning requirements but learners will need to demonstrate that they can fulfil the requirements of the awarding
body assessment criteria and comply with the relevant literacy and numeracy aspects of the qualification|
|Equipment||Each learner receives a set of high quality learning materials comprising assessment booklets and knowledge and understanding books which are a valuable resource to keep for reference purposes.|
|Attendance||The qualification is delivered over a period of 12 weeks.|
|Assessment||Learners receive the support of a dedicated assessor and complete Unit Assessments to demonstrate that they have met the qualification learning aims and assessment criteria.|
|Progression||Please see the college website for more details of our range of short level 2 qualifications offered by distance learning.
Contact the Distance Learning team on 02476243504 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.|
|Qualification||Level 2 Certificate in Understanding the Care & Management of Diabetes|
|Suitable for Higher Education?||N|
|Suitable for Individuals?||Y|
|Suitable for Employers?||Y|