About The Course

The Epilepsy Awareness course is designed for those who work with clients who have epilepsy. The course explores the history of epilepsy and common myths surrounding it. Learners will gain an understanding of the different types of seizures an individual with epilepsy may experience and the different treatment options available.

Learners must demonstrate a willingness to learn and participate in all group activities, case studies and group discussions.
All learners will receive a certificate of completion
3 Hours, typical course times are 0930-1630.
The course can be delivered at locations to suit the client
A maximum of 15 learners per trainer are allowed


Key Features

Understanding the nature of epilepsy
The history of epilepsy
What are seizures and the different types
The effects of epilepsy
Assessment and diagnosis
Treatments for epilepsy
How to manage a situation when someone is having a seizure
How to administer first aid following an epileptic seizure
Record keeping