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Care and Management of Diabetes

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  • Type: e-Learning
  • Level: 2
  • Start Date: Throughout the year
  • Duration: 6 weeks
  • Study Mode: Online Learning

About the course

There is an emerging global epidemic of diabetes. In the UK alone, 3.2 million people are diagnosed  with the disease and an estimated  630,000 people have the condition but don't know it. It is believed  that  deaths from diabetes will rise by more than 50% in the next ten years. Simple lifestyle measures can be effec tive in preventing or delaying the onset of this chronic, debilitating and often deadly disease.

Why study?

  • Achieve a nationally recognised Level 2 qualification
  • mprove your understanding of the various forms and causes of diabetes
  • Evidence your competency to employers
  • Further your personal and professional development
  • Learn at a time that suits you, without the need to attend College
  • Create better preventative care by being able to identify early signs of diabetes

What you will learn

  • Understand Diabetes
  • Prevention and Early Intervention of Type 2 Diabetes
  • Understand the Initial Care of Diabetes
  • Understand the Treatment and Management of Diabetes

How much does it cost?

This course is free* to study if you are:

  • Aged 19 or over
  • Living in UK and an EU resident for the last 3 years
  • Have settled status in the UK if you are not a UK or EU national

*Funding for adult programmes has changed. If you live in a devolved area you may have to pay for your programme(s).

If you currently reside in any of the devolved authorities listed below (based on you home postcode) your study with Harlow College is not eligible for AEB funding and you may be required to pay tuition fees:

  • The Greater London Authority
  • The Greater Manchester Combined Authority 
  • The Liverpool City Region Combined Authority 
  • The West of England Combined Authority 
  • The West Midlands Combined Authority 
  • The Tees Valley Combined Authority 
  • The Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Combined Authority

You may be eligible for funding from other providers.

I'm interested. What should I do now?

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