Epilepsy Awareness Training
In-house or Distance Learning - You Choose!

 

Option 1 - Epilepsy Awareness Training 

The aim of this half day session is to present an overview of epilepsy and the current treatment  for the various manifestations of this condition

Training Objectives include:-

       Understand the nature and incidence of epilepsy

       Be familiar with the various forms of epilepsy and their clinical features

       Understand the diagnostic methods for investigating suspected epilepsy

       Be able to explain the range of treatments available for this condition

       Be competent to administer first aid following an epileptic seizure

       Appreciate the social and occupational aspects of epilepsy

 

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      The session will cover:-

·                       What is Epilepsy?

·                        The physiology of nerve impulses and the brain

·                        Incidence and prevalence of epilepsy

·                       Causes of the disease

·                       Symptoms

·                      Types of seizures

·                      Diagnosis of epilepsy

·                       Treatment options for epilepsy

·                       Medication used to treat epilepsy

·                       Basic first aid

·                      Emergency treatments

·                       The impact of Epilepsy

 

 

Option 2 - Epilepsy Awareness Training with Buccal Administration

Training as above with the additional practical administration AND competency Assessment for buccal midazolam

 

Option 3 - Epilepsy Awareness Training with Rectal Administration

Basic awareness training with the additional training in the rectal administration of diazepam and/or paraldehye INCLUDING competency assessment.

 

Option 4 - Epilepsy Awareness Training with Buccal Administration AND Rectal Administration

Make it a full day of training and combine all 3 options!

Option 5 - Epilepsy Awareness Training - Distance Learning Pack

This is awareness only delivered in 4 modules that can be done at your own pace.



To book your course or to order your distance learning pack Contact Momentum People NOW on
0330 100 2821 or email training@momentumpeople.co.uk

Here's what others have said about the training:-

"This training is vital in understanding more about epilepsy and how to spot seizures, it is much more than administering" - Lauren Bennett, Action for Children, July 2017

"A good course to take to raise awareness of different services, symptoms and how to deal with different situations that arise from seizures" - Dan Oakes, Action for Children, July 2017 

"TeeJay always makes the training interesting and relays her own experiences to us. Excellent presentation and information provided" - Katrina Edge, Action for Children, July 2017 

"As someone with very limited experience of working with people with epilepsy, the course was invaluable. I learnt so much and built so much confidence" - Amy Lloyd, Action for Children, July 2017 

"The course is something to look forward to. You learn so much and the content is not overwhelming" - Rachina Bains, Action for Children, July 2017 

"An excellent course to give some background information on epilepsy and the administration of Midazolam" - Lauren Williams, Action for Children, July 2017 

"A very enjoyable and jargon free training session delivered to make you feel confident and competent' - Laura Walters June 2016

"A course set at a level for both new and older staff members to follow - great to update our information' - Edna morris, June 2016'

"The training was well delivered and informative. TeeJay had a great knowledge of medication and rescue medication and Epilepsy itself. Easy to follow :-) " - Michelle Williams, June 2016