This course will equip delegates with the skills and knowledge they need to effectively deliver the subject of epilepsy to other staff in-house. The programme will provide delegates with an in-depth understanding of epilepsy, knowing the signs, symptoms and types of seizures. They will also gain an extensive skillset which will enable them to deliver what they have learned to other staff in-house.
Course Content:The following topics will be covered:
- What is epilepsy?
- How the brain works
- Links between learning disabilities and epilepsy
- Causes and triggers
- Seizure types
- Generalised seizures
- Focal/partial seizures
- Living with seizures
- Diagnosis and recording
- Correct response and treatment
- Diazepam and Midazolam
- Ensuring safety
- Care planning
Train the Trainer Elements:
- Teaching methods
- Learning styles
- How people retain information
- Ice breakers
- Presentation skills
- Dos and don’ts
The course is delivered in 1 day and candidates must demonstrate a willingness to learn along with interaction of group activities.
Our training courses are competitively priced and we aim to beat any equivalent training quote.
Important Information:The training venue should be quiet and undisturbed.
Staff should not be expected to be on duty.
Staff attending should remain for the entire length of the session.
All our courses are compliant with health and safety executive guidelines and designed to help you meet and exceed the standards expected by the CQC.
To reach our team, call free on: 01293 602 395