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Award in Diabetes Awareness (endorsed) Level 2

Online course title, endorsement, level

Diabetes Awareness (endorsed) Level 2

Guided Learning Hours (GLH)

10 hours

Average study time

13 hours 03 minutes
(this time does not in anyway suggest that you personally will complete the course in this time. Some individuals study faster then others so the study time differs from individual to individual.)

How to book this online course

if you are an individual candidate


OR contact us if you are an organisation and would like to open an account with us.

Fee per Course per Candidate

£100.00 + VAT (individual candidates may purchase this course in two instalments. Please contact us for information).
Inclusive: all modules, online training, unlimited trial assessments, 1 (one) final assessment for each module, certification from the external Awarding Organisation Training Qualifications UK, online and phone student support.

Course Modules

  1. Diabetes Explained
  2. Recognising and Treating Diabetes
  3. Diabetic Complications

Training and Assessment method

e-Learning, Online (exclusively over the Internet).
Multiple choice questions (instant results).

Evidence of achievement

At the end of this course successful learners will be awarded a certificate of achievement by Training Qualifications UK.

This endorsed BYTSYZ online course is suitable for

Care workers who are come into contact with individuals who suffer from diabetes as part of their work (e.g. care workers, health and social care support workers, individuals who suffer from diabetes).

Course Description

This online course, that is endorsed by Training Qualifications UK, is designed for care workers who, as part of their job role, come into contact with individuals suffering from diabetes. This online course will enhance knowledge and understanding in the field of diabetes in relation to:

  • Signs and causes of hypoglycaemia and hyperglycaemia
  • Differences between Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes
  • Symptoms and diagnosis of diabetes
  • Range of treatments
  • Monitoring of the diabetic condition
  • Understanding the major complications of uncontrolled diabetes
  • Healthy lifestyle management

The course provides an introductory overview to diabetes. It focuses on the person with diabetes and how they can make informed choices in relation to treatment and lifestyle.

The course will appeal to individuals from a variety of backgrounds, including people with diabetes, health care workers and anyone interested in learning more about the condition.

To further embed this new and often complex learning BYTSYZ has included a number of care related exercises to encourage:

  • Liaison with managers and senior carers to engage with issues at the local level, such as the content and location of local policies and procedures
  • The contextualisation of learning
  • Consolidation of learning

Course Objectives

  1. Explain the types of diabetes and the signs and causes of Hypoglycaemia and Hyperglycaemia
  2. Explain the causes of type 1 diabetes and the factors that can predispose to type 2 diabetes
  3. Identify the signs and symptoms of diabetes and the range of diabetic treatments available
  4. Explain the importance of monitoring diabetes and the role of diet controlling its progression
  5. Explain the range of risk factors and major complications associated with diabetes
  6. Explain the importance of a lifestyle to promote the health of a diabetic sufferer

Customer reviews about online course Award in Diabetes Awareness (endorsed) Level 2 ...

COLIN from Brighton (20-05-2014)
Excellent study of Diabetes Awareness, lots of information and testing. Enjoyable experience and very rewarding.

Thanks!

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