Level 2

Diabetes Awareness

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The Diabetes Awareness training can be provided individually or as part of a bespoke package.

Contact us for further information.

Course Objectives

By the end of the course, participants will be able to:


  • Understand what diabetes is and its prevalence in the UK.

  • Know the cause of diabetes, the symptoms and how it is diagnosed.

  • Know what the main types of diabetes are.

  • Understand how diabetes is treated and how it can be prevented.

  • Have an awareness of complications that can be caused through diabetes.

  • Understand the importance of supporting people with a diabetes.

  • Implement diabetes awareness measures in the workplace.

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Course Overview

Target Population:  All staff who may require Diabetes Awareness Training.

Course Duration:  3 hours


​Certification:  Level 2 Award in Diabetes Awareness.

Assessment: Knowledge assessment via a question paper.

Number of Participants: 16 Maximum


Diabetes Awareness Training:

  • Based on the compliance requirements placed on trainers by the Health & Safety at Work (Etc.) Act of 1974; Equality Act 2010; Mental Capacity Act 2005 and associated code of  practice; Mental Health Act 2007 and Code of Practice; Human Rights  Act; Data Protection Act 2018 together with the General Data Protection  Regulation (GDPR).

  • Based on the requirements placed on healthcare employers by the Care Act and CQC Standards. 


  • Based on the National Institute for Health & Care Excellence (NICE) Guidelines on  diabetes.

  • Can assist Diploma in Health & Social Care candidates with the various  elements of their learning.