This Epilepsy Advanced training course is perfect for healthcare staff, nurses, teachers, or anyone looking to further develop their epilepsy knowledge. Learn advanced first aid knowledge in case of a seizure and how to administer emergency medication.
It is vital for the safety of those you care for that you fully understand the meaning, causes and triggers of epilepsy and seizures. This Epilepsy Advanced training takes a more hands-on approach than the basic awareness course, including how to administer emergency medication.
Upon completion of this online Epilepsy Advanced course, learners will know how to administer first aid for a seizure, how to administer medication such as Buccal Midazolam, understand the recovery position, and how to do a primary survey.
On completion of this Epilepsy Advanced course, learners should know and understand the following:
- Describe what epilepsy is
Types of seizures
- Understand the different types of seizures
Administering first aid
- Understand how to administer first aid for a seizure
- How to administer emergency medication such as Buccal Midazolam and Rectal Diazepam
Living with epilepsy
- What to do when someone has a seizure
- Understand how to do a primary survey
The recovery position
- Identify and understand the recovery positionCourse Outline
The aim of this online Epilepsy Advanced training course is to greater increase your knowledge of epilepsy and how to respond to a seizure. The key points covered in this course are:
- Defining epilepsy
- Types of seizures
- Administering first aid
- Emergency medication
- Living with epilepsy
- Primary surveys
- The recovery position
This course takes between 1-2 hours to complete and gain your certificate.Entry and Level:
There are no barriers to entry on this training online course. This is an awareness course, suitable for all.Certification:
On completion of this online course, either download your certificate or access it at a later date online. Accreditation:
This course is CPD accredited and delivered by a Skills for Care endorsed provider. It meets accepted Continuing Professional Development (CPD) guidelines.