Epilepsy with Buccal Midazolam Competency

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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



      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:-

"An excellent well balanced delivery. training materials and methods cover a broad spectrum of learning styles. A great opportunity for staff and managers to learn side by side to cement learning." Kevin Gardon The Getaway Feb 2020

"TeeJay shows great knowledge of her topic and is able to translate this into easily digested material. Her varied use of teaching methods and resources broke up the course and made it more interesting. Kept the audience focus all day." J Brown the Getaway Feb 2020

"Very informative course with plenty of handouts to take home for future reference and reminders." Karen F The Getaway Feb 2020

"Very informative and more detailed than any previous training we have had." Kelly Holding The Getaway Feb 2020

"This course was amazing, TeeJay was full of information not only on the epilepsy side of the training but the chemical side too. TeeJay is clearly very dedicated to her work" Tina Meer, The Getaway, Dec 19 

"This training is particularly informative and encourages confidence when working/supporting a person with epilepsy as a carer" Suzanne Penn, The Getaway, Dec 19 

"A very interesting course going into greater depth and more understanding of epilepsy. I have learnt new information and have refreshed my knowledge and experiences" Emma Dawes, The Getaway, Dec 19 

"Really well presented and knowledgeable on epilepsy. Interesting in group work, individual work and videos very helpful. Very friendly and approachable" Carina Foyle, The Getaway, Dec 19 

"Really enjoyable, great not to be just talked at and very interactive" Emma Wing, The Getaway, Dec 19 

"Really interesting and in depth, a refreshing change!" Sally Greaves, The Getaway, Dec 19

"Good course different from all the others we have done, fun and enjoyable" Leanne Simpson, The Getaway, Dec 19 

"This course was packed with useful information, the teaching style was imaginative and our brains were stretched. We had fun too and learnt loads, A really great training session" Sharon McLaughlin, Enhanceable, July 19 

"The course was really well packaged, presented and exceeded my expectations. I now feel really confident to deliver good training within this area" Phil Easton, Enhanceable, July 19 

"Very valuable resource for refreshing knowledge or starting from scratch" Ana Bambergher, Fitzroy Care, Apr 19 

"I found TeeJay to be very friendly and knowledgeable in each subject and was very enthusiastic" Carl Brown, Fitzroy Care, Apr 19

"I recommend others to attend this training to get a better understanding of epilepsy, therapies, medication, innovation in treatment, legislation and correct use of Buccal Midazolam" Shannon Hoskin, Fitzroy Care, Apr 19 

"Always good training, relaxed atmosphere, interactive, lots of participation. Definitely no death by PowerPoint here! Thank you TeeJay" Maria Kythreotou, Fitzroy Care, Apr 19

"This was the most engaging training course on epilepsy I have had. Fantastic knowledge and great trainer" Dominic Green, Medacs Healthcare, Dec 18 

"TeeJay really knows the subject and how people learn. She makes the course relevant, interesting and interactive to ensure learners are engaged" Steve Robson, Medacs Healthcare, Dec 18 

"The training was brilliant, it was engaging and interactive whilst covering the stuff we needed to know" Sophie Giles, Medacs Healthcare, Dec 18 

"I would recommend this course to other trainers. TeeJay will answer all questions and is approachable" Rachel Peacock, Medacs Healthcare, Dec 18 

"Informative, interactive, time to ask questions. Instructor knew what she talking about." Helen Akers, Action for Children Sept 18

"It was a well thought our course with the right amount of interactive tasks. I found it engaging and informative. " Victoria Byrne, Action for Children Sept 18

This course was interesting and well presented, full of useful information. A new way of presenting refresher training." Lana Atkinson, Action for Children, Sept 2018

 'A real blend of theory, group work and practical elements which make the training interesting.' Maxine Bailey, Action for Children Sept 18

"I would recommend TeeJay to present and deliver this information to other parties. It's very generalised and the history of the drugs was very interesting, a great morning" Dawn Western, Action for Children, July 2018 

"It's fun, educational and definitely beneficial if you work in a field of looking after vulnerable people" Ikra Rahman, SCOPE, July 2018 

"I have learnt lots of information about epilepsy, I would highly recommend to all support workers" Simran Lachhar, SCOPE, July 2018 

"I found this training very useful and full of good information" Claire Edwards, SCOPE, July 2018

"Course was really interesting. TeeJay was bubbly and clear in her teaching. Appears staff enjoyed training and ourselves" Claire Baylis, Action for Children, April 2018

"Highly recommend, very informative combined with fun. Lovely trainer and engaging content and activities" Gemma Button, Action for Children, April 2018

"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

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