Level 3

NCFE/CACHE Understanding the Care and Management of Diabetes


12 weeks


Rush Green Campus


Starting soon


Adult 19+

Over 3 million people in the UK have been diagnosed with diabetes, and many more are living with undiagnosed diabetes.

Diabetes is a growing health problem worldwide, but it can be prevented, delayed or managed with simple lifestyle changes.

By studying this course, you'll increase your understanding and awareness of diabetes, particularly if you're already working in the health and social care sector.

This course is delivered both online and in the classroom, so can fit around your other commitments.

On this course you'll study the following topics:

  • Understanding diabetes

  • Diabetes in context

  • The treatment and management of diabetes

  • Complications of diabetes

You will need to show a keen interest in developing your knowledge of care and management of diabetes. You may already be working in the healthcare sector and are looking to upskill in this specialist area of care.

On successful completion of this course, you’ll have earned a NCFE/CACHE Level 3 certificate which could help you progress in your career.

We offer a range of online courses for adult learners as well as full-time, part-time and evening classes in Health & Social Care.

Where it can lead to
Career progression

There are number of routes you can take following successful completion of a course. Further study can include Higher Education courses or a Higher Apprenticeship where you will expand your skills through study whilst earning a wage. Or you may choose to move directly into employment.

Contact our careers team for further guidance.