Community Engagement "Cutting your diabetes risk in half" - building health habits that last a lifetime (Micro-credential)


Subject area

Community Health



20 Weeks

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About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

This programme is targeted to people within community health teams, people who want to enhance their current knowledge/experience in diabetes prevention and management, and to those that want to learn about the main intervention strategies for prediabetes and type 2 diabetes.

The aim of this programme is to enable students to function as a health coach within their community, in the area of prediabetes and type 2 diabetes, by empowering members to independently identify solutions and manage their own wellness.

Key Information for Students

Entry Requirements

Minimum requirements

Community Engagement Stay well to stay strong with prediabetes and /or type 2 diabetes (microcredential) Level 3 OR Clinical diabetes experience OR NCEA Level 2 (including Literacy 10 credits at Level 2 and Numeracy 10 Credits at Level 1) OR Equivalent academic achievement OR On a case-by-case basis at the discretion of the Executive Dean IELTS General or Academic score of 5.5 with no band score lower than 5 (or equivalent including TOEFL).

Detailed requirements

See provider website for more details about entry to this qualification.


20 Weeks

Tuition Fees

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Student Success


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Contact details

Main Campus Office

Phone: (06) 952 7000
Fax: (06) 952 7023

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