Diploma in Diabetes and Children and Young People - Level 3

Access Duration - 365 Days
Guided Learning Hour 200 Guided Learning Hours (200)
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Number of Modules 09 Number of Modules 09
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What Will I Learn?

Understand the nature of level 1 diabetes
Learn about the Identification, concerns and myths related to diabetes
Gain an Understanding of Insulin
Gain an insight into the complications of Diabetes
Get to look the dietary considerations for diabetes patients
Understand living with Diabetes
Understand growing Up with Diabetes
Get an understanding of the diabetic Emergencies
Gain an insight into pregnancy with diabetes


Diabetes refer to the chronic condition that implies the unusually high levels of sugar or glucose in the blood of an individual. The lack or absence of insulin that is produced by pancreas or the inability of the body to effectively use insulins produced can be sighted as the main reason for diabetes in people. The main two types of diabetes are the type 1 and the type 2. Following the diagnosis of diabetes, appropriate medications and treatments will be provided to help keep it control. However, no medicine or treatment has been found to entirely get rid of diabetes, and hence, it usually lasts the entirety of a person’s lifetime. The main symptom of diabetes are increased urine output, excessive thirst, hunger, fatigue, slow healing wounds and yeast infections.

Diabetes is considered as one of the leading causes of deaths in the world and plagues more than millions of people worldwide. Proper diagnosis and treatment of diabetes is important in order to prevent it from becoming fatal. Although there is a perceived notion that diabetes is mostly prevalent in the older age groups, it is reported to have affected people in the younger age groups as well. With the increase in the cases of diabetes around the world, it has become important to be aware of diabetes in order to identify it early on and to get the necessary treatments and medications available. Getting educated on diabetes will also immensely benefit in kick starting and progressing in a diabetes related career. With this diploma in Diabetes and children and young people – Level 3, you will adequately made aware on the diabetes condition. You will get to look at the nature of type 1 diabetes, the Identification, concerns and myths related to diabetes and Insulin. You will then be moved on to get an insight into the complications of Diabetes and the dietary considerations for diabetes patients. Get to understand living with and growing up with diabetes through this diploma. Also get an understanding of the diabetes emergencies and about pregnancy with diabetes.

The Quality Licence Scheme, endorses high-quality, non-regulated provision and training programmes. This means that Global Edulink has undergone an external quality check to ensure that the organisation and the courses it offers, meet defined quality criteria. The completion of this course alone does not lead to a regulated qualification* but may be used as evidence of knowledge and skills gained. The Learner Unit Summary may be used as evidence towards Recognition of Prior Learning if you wish to progress your studies in this subject. To this end the learning outcomes of the course have been benchmarked at Level 3 against level descriptors published by Quality Licence Scheme, to indicate the depth of study and level of demand/complexity involved in successful completion by the learner.

This course has been endorsed by the Quality Licence Scheme for its high-quality, non-regulated provision and training programmes. This course is not regulated by Ofqual and is not an accredited qualification. We will be able to advise you on any further recognition, for example progression routes into further and/or higher education. For further information please visit the Learner FAQs on the Quality Licence Scheme website.

Why study at Global Edulink?

Global Edulink offers the most convenient path to gain skills and training that will give you the opportunity to put into practice your knowledge and expertise in an IT or corporate environment. You can study at your own pace at Global Edulink and you will be provided with all the necessary material, tutorials, qualified course instructor, narrated e-learning modules and free resources which include Free CV writing pack, free career support and course demo to make your learning experience more enriching and rewarding.

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  • Full package: A onetime fee of £229.00 can be paid to access this course, which includes the awarding body registration fee and assessments fee.
  • Installment basis: The total price is £238.00, from which an initial fee of £79.00 can be paid to buy the course. The remaining amount can be paid as £159.00 assessment respectively. (Pay in 03 Installments)
The course will be directly delivered to you, and you have 12 months access to the online learning platform from the date you joined the course.  The course is self-paced and you can complete it in stages, revisiting the lectures at any time.
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  • Job seekers
  • Professionals dealing with diabetes patients
  • Anyone willing to learn more on diabetes in children and young people
  • Learners should be age 19 or over, and must have a basic understanding of Maths, English, and ICT.
  • A qualification at level 2 or above in any discipline.

In order to complete the Diploma in Diabetes and Children and Young People - Level 3 successfully, all students are required to complete a series of assignments. The completed assignments must be submitted via the online portal. Your instructor will review and evaluate your work and provide your feedback based on how well you have completed your assignments.

While the submission of your assignment is compulsory for you to get your Quality Licence Scheme certification, you can also receive another CPD & iAP, free e-certificate if you take a 20 multiple choice exam.

Those who successfully complete the course will be issued the Diploma in Diabetes and Children and Young People - Level 3 by the Quality Licence Scheme.

Course Code: QLS-04838

Quality Licence Scheme is part of the Skills and Education Group who has a long-established reputation for providing high-quality vocational qualifications across a wide spectrum of industries. Quality Licence Scheme has over 180 years of combined expertise with a flexible, accessible and innovative approach to meet the needs of learners. Quality Licence Scheme is distinguished by high-quality standards and outstanding customer service. The qualifications are offered to all ages and diverse levels of skills to ensure they meet the standards of organisations in the United Kingdom.

The strategic partnership the Quality Licence Scheme has with the Skills and Education Group aims to create opportunities to inform, influence and represent the broader education and skills sector.

On the successful completion of this Level 3 diploma in Diabetes and children and young people, you will be eligible enough to get ahold of various job positions and to progress further in your career by demanding for salary increments and job promotions. You can also use this certificate as a base to study further in diabetes to improve your expertise. Below given are few of the job positions you can get ahold of with this diploma, along with the average UK salary per annum according to https://www.payscale.com/career-path-planner,
  • General physician – £50,788 per annum
  • Registered nurse – £23,692 per annum
  • Dietician – £25,621 per annum
  • Nurse educator – £33,000 per annum
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Course Curriculum

1: The Nature of Type 1 Diabetes
The Nature of Type 1 Diabetes
2: Identification, Concerns and Myths
Identification, concerns and myths
3: Understanding Insulin
Understanding Insulin
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Assignment Brief
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4: Complications of Diabetes
Complications of Diabetes
5: Dietary Considerations
Dietary considerations
6: Living With Diabetes
Living with Diabetes
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Assignment Brief
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7: Growing Up With Diabetes
Growing Up with Diabetes
8: Diabetic Emergencies
Diabetic Emergencies
9: Pregnancy
☑ Assignment
Assignment Brief
☑ Submit Your Assignment
Exam Quiz
Exam : Diploma in Diabetes and Children and Young People – Level 3 00:30:00

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    Zoella McCartney

    December 07, 2018
    A Great course

    A great course, enabling me to study at home at my own pace. The material supplied was well written and the whole course is set out in a very logical and systematic way. I would to highly recommend Global Edulink to anyone.

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