More than 3 million people in the UK are known to have diabetes and there are an estimated 850,000 people in the UK who have diabetes but do not know it. Over three-quarters of people with diabetes have type 2 diabetes. There has never been a more critical time to ensure the healthcare workforce are skilled to deal with this growing epidemic.
What if you could play a pivotal role in providing diabetes care that makes a real difference to patients and helps to tackle the rising costs in the NHS?
Meet our staff
|iheed Master of Science / Postgraduate Diploma in Diabetes Care (accredited by the University of Warwick. This innovative blended learning qualification is offered to clinicians worldwide.)||Master of Science||Postgraduate||20 months of online learning|
|Diploma in Improving Diabetes Care (IDC) for primary care staff, a similar course is offered for secondary care staff (Management of Diabetes in hospital and clinical areas)||Accredited Course||Professional Development||9 months (5 days attendance + project time)
9 months of online earning
|Diabetes PGCertificate/PGDiploma for GPs, hospital doctors, specialist nurses and other health professionals involved in the care of people with diabetes.||PGDip, PGCert or PGA||Postgraduate||
Full time: 1 year
|Applied Pharmacology and Therapeutics in Diabetes Care||Postgraduate Award||Postgraduate||4 days attendance|
|Advancing diabetes care: Evidence into practice||Online module or PGA||Postgraduate||8 weeks (part time)|
|Preventing diabetes complications: An evidence based approach||Postgraduate Award||Postgraduate||4 days attendance|
|Diabetes in Pregnancy||Postgraduate Award||Postgraduate||4 days attendance|
|Postgraduate Award||Postgraduate||5 days attendance (not applicable for Distance Learning)|
|Management of Diabetes in Hospital Clinical Areasfor secondary care staff||Accredited Course||Professional Development||9 months of online Learning|
|Optimising Glycaemic Control||Online course (or delivered locally)||Professional Development||9 months of online learning, or delivered in your area by Advanced Leaders|
|Advanced Leaders Programme||Short Course||Professional Development||2 days attendance|
|Continuous Subcutaneous Insulin Infusion Therapy: Principles and Practice
Please note: This module will not be running in 2020/21.
|Postgraduate Award||Postgraduate||4 days attendance|