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Qualification: NCFE CACHE Level 3 Certificate in Understanding the Care and Management of Diabetes
Start date: 25/06/2022
Weekly hours: Saturday 9am - 3pm
Location: Canterbury College
Fee: £811*
Duration: 8-12 weeks

NCFE CACHE Level 3 Certificate in Understanding the Care and Management of Diabetes

This course aims to aid learners working, or intending to work, in healthcare and social care knowledge and understanding of diabetes to support their role in the workplace.

What will I learn?

This course aims to:

  • Provide an understanding of the different types of diabetes and how they can occur
  • Develop awareness of how the onset of Type 2 diabetes can be delayed with lifestyle changes
  • Develop understanding of diabetes diagnosis and initial care
  • Develop understanding of on-going care and treatment of diabetes to control blood sugar levels

How will I be assessed?

Students will be assessed by both written and online exam.

What may it lead to?

Learners who achieve this qualification may wish to progress onto a similar Level 3 qualification, or pursue employment or university-level education.

What qualifications do I need?

Learners will need to have a relevant Level 2 qualification or experience; however, all applicants will be interviewed and assessed on an individual basis.

Part-time courses are only for students that are 19 years of age and over at the start of their study programme.

Fees and costs 

£811 per person*.

*This course may be free to those who are 19+ and unemployed, receiving universal credit or job seeker’s allowance. This course may also be free if you do not already hold a Level 3 qualification and over the age of 24. 

To discuss eligibility for this, please contact us by emailing or calling 01843 605045.


Those eligible for the above funding may also receive bursary to help with other costs, such as travel, and can provide a free laptop for use, which students can keep upon completion of the course.


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New Dover Road
Canterbury, Kent

01227 811111