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Diabetes awareness (Level 2 Accredited qualification) – Cohort 1

23 June - 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Fully funded

This course is delivered over two sessions ( 23rd June,28th June 2021) and all sessions must be attended (T&C’s apply). This course has a coursework element which must be completed within 30 days of the course end date (T&C’s apply)

Course description

This unit qualification provides learners with the knowledge and understanding required to be aware of diabetes

This course caters for all levels of care staff who work with, or are responsible for, the welfare and wellbeing of people living with diabetes, which also includes healthcare professionals who do not specialise in diabetes.

Learning outcomes

By the end of the course, learners will:
• Understand the features, signs and symptoms of diabetes
• Know risk factors for developing type 2 diabetes
• Know the treatment and management options for individuals with diabetes
• Know how to respond to hypoglycaemia
• Know how to respond to hyperglycaemia
• Understand the links between diabetes and other conditions
• Understand how to work safely when monitoring individuals with diabetes

Requirements and expectations

Learners will be expected to attend all sessions, complete coursework within agreed timeframes (T&C’s apply), be engaged in learning, participate in all activities including group discussions, and share their own experiences, whilst respecting confidentiality

A Onefile (e-portfolio) profile will be created on the learners behalf to support them in the completion of their course

Book your place

Fully booked!
Please email coursebookings@hcpa.co.uk
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the waiting list.
Standard Please note: All dates must be attended. Registration is 10 minutes before the start time. Delegates who are more than 15 minutes late will not be admitted into the training and a cost will be incurred.

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23 June
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Fully funded
Courses Category:


Aimed at:
Ancillary Staff, Care Staff, Deputy staff, HR staff, Managers, Senior staff, Team Leaders, Training Co-ordinators
Service User focus:
Dementia, Elderly, Learning Disability, Autism, Drug misuse
Care Setting focus:
Residential, Homecare, Care Home, Flexicare, Supported Living, Nursing Home, Hospice