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Certificate in Diabetes Awareness Level 2

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Online course title, endorsement, level

Diabetes Awareness Level 2
(non-Endorsed, BYTSYZ e-Learning assessed and certificated)

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How to book this online course

if you are an individual candidate


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Price per Course per Candidate

Now £27.30 + VAT
Was £39.00 + VAT

(inclusive: all modules, online training, unlimited trial assessments, 1 (one) final assessment for each module, certificate, online and phone student support)

Course Modules

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

Training, assessment, certification and Continuous Professional Development (CPD)

e-Learning, Online (exclusively over the Internet).
Assessment criterion based multiple choice questions with instant results.
All our courses conform to universally accepted Continuous Professional Development (CPD) criteria.

Average study time

6 hours 58 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.)

Evidence of achievement

BYTSYZ e-Learning Certificate of achievement and student transcript.

This BYTSYZ online course is suitable for

This course is designed 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 course 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 Certificate in Diabetes Awareness Level 2 ...

MANDY from Littleborough (19-01-2015)
I found this Diabetes Awareness Level 2 online course very interesting and helpful as my husband suffers from this complaint I have gained more knowledge and understanding.

ELIZABETH from Thirsk (07-02-2014)
Good Diabetes Awareness Level 2 online course, easy reading, definate eye opener on such a common illness.

CATHERINE from Bagshot (17-05-2013)
A very good resource to consolidate and refresh previous learning.

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