Links with Universities and Accreditation
The university partner is:
King’s College London, Florence Nightingale School of Nursing & Midwifery, Waterloo Campus London, UK
This centre already has an established suite of academically based programmes designed for disseminating knowledge in diabetes and shares a common interest in the promotion of high quality education for nurses in diabetes.
Kings College London will accredit the programme providing a Post- Graduate Certificate in the first instance with options to go on to a PG Dip/MSc). The programme is ECTS accredited.
This accreditation gives credibility and transparency to the qualifications of nurses specialising in diabetes by enhancing their clinical, educational and research skills. The diabetes care centres provide the context and the network of qualified trainers for leading the delivery of the programmes of study.