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Cancer Awareness Diploma Course

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  • No time limit for completing your course
  • 150 hours of study
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Cancer Awareness Diploma Course

What Will You Learn?

How many times have you read a headline that’s designed to stun with the proclamation that “X Causes Cancer” or “Eating or Drinking So Much Y a Day Helps Prevent Cancer”? The Cancer Awareness Diploma Course demystifies cancer and the scaremongering that often surrounds it. By taking this course you’ll gain a factual knowledge of the disease, its causes, preventative steps you can take to reduce the risks of getting cancer, and what you can do if you get it or care for someone who has it.

The course begins by first considering ageing; the biggest risk factor in developing cancer. Chronologically, we cannot stop the process but if your lifestyle is healthy, then your biological age can be younger than your chronological age. From studying this course you’ll gain an...

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Course Syllabus

What will I learn on the course?

Module 1 – The Ageing Process
  • Introduction
  • Part 1: What is Ageing?
  • Part 2: Central Dogma of Biology
  • Module 1 Assessment
Module 2 – What is Cancer?
  • Part 1: The Big C
  • Part 2: Lung Cancer
  • Module 2 Assessment
Module 3 – Common Cancers
  • Part 1: Lung Cancer
  • Part 2: Breast Cancer
  • Part 3: Colorectal Cancer
  • Part 4: Prostate Cancer
  • Module 3 Assessment
Module 4 - Risk Factors
  • Part 1: Causes of Cancer
  • Part 2: What are Carcinogens?
  • Part 3: Smoking
  • Part 4: Sex
  • Module 4 Assessment
Module 5 – Detox Your World
  • Part 1: Introduction to Environmental Toxins
  • Part 2: Core Concepts
  • Part 3: Pesticides
  • Part 4: Plastics
  • Part 5: Kitchen Cleaners
  • Part 6: The Next Step
  • Part 7: Antibacterials
  • Part 8: Fragrances
  • Part 9: How to Avoid Overwhelm
  • Module 5 Assessment
Module 6 – Detox Your Body
  • Part 1: Safe Detox or Cleanse for Your Body
  • Part 2: Safe Detox and Cleanse Methods
  • Module 6 Assessment
Module 7 – Healthy Weight
  • Part 1: Macronutrients
  • Part 2: Low-Carb Diet
  • Part 3: Benefits of a Low Carb Life
  • Part 4: Change is Good
  • Part 5: Vegetarian and Vegan Low Carb
  • Part 6: Don’t Forget Your Micros
  • Module 7 Assessment
Module 8 – Alkalise Your Body
  • Part 1: What is the Alkaline Diet?
  • Part 2: Alkaline Foods
  • Module 8 Assessment
Module 9 – Holistic Support
  • Part 1: Introduction to Holistic Therapies
  • Part 2: Yoga
  • Part 3: Aromatherapy/Essential Oils
  • Module 9 Assessment
Module 10 – Living With Cancer
  • Part 1: Make Yourself the Priority
  • Part 2: Agile Care
  • Conclusion
  • Module 10 Assessment
Cancer Awareness Diploma Course

Who Would Benefit from This Course?

The Cancer Awareness Diploma Course is beneficial to anyone who wishes to educate themselves on the disease: what it is, common types and the causes and risks that can increase the likelihood of getting cancer.

While 2 or 3 in every 100 cancer cases are linked to inherited gene faults, experts estimate that around 4 in 10 cancer cases could be prevented, through lifestyle and environmental changes. While the are no certainties when it comes to cancer, the course provides actionable knowledge you can use to make positive changes towards a healthy future and help reduce the risk cancer occurring.

For those who have cancer or care for someone who does, there is information on self-care and how to get the care you need, both during treatment and for life after cancer.


The Cancer Awareness Diploma Course will take you up to 150 hours to complete, working from home. There is no time limit for completing this course, it can be studied in your own time at your own pace.

This is a Level 3 course and will give you 150 CPD (Continued Professional Development) points.

This course is registered with the CMA (Complementary Medical Association), which is internationally recognised as the elite force in professional, ethical complementary medicine by professional practitioners, doctors and, increasingly, by the general public. Upon completion of the course you can gain membership to the CMA, which in addition to supplying a professional accreditation, offers a number of benefits, all of which can be found here.

Upon completion of your course assessments, you receive 2 certificates. A certified Diploma certificate from the Centre of Excellence and a CPD certificate displaying the number of CPD points earned from the course.

Upon successful completion of this course, learners can also receive a certificate of achievement from ABC Awards and a Learner Unit Summary, which lists the details of all the units the learner has completed as part of the course. (This certificate is optional and costs an additional £15).

ABC Awards is a leading national Awarding Organisation, regulated by Ofqual, and the Welsh Government. It has a long-established reputation for developing and awarding high-quality vocational qualifications across a wide range of industries.

This course has been endorsed under the ABC Awards and Certa Awards Quality Licence Scheme.

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