Epilepsy Awareness (VTQ)

Online & Classroom Training Course

Understand more about Epilepsy and Seizures to help support people who suffer with epilepsy and potentially save a life! This course will benefit any workplace or home setting where caring for someone with Epilepsy. Start your training now!
£24.95 + VAT
15 Ratings
£24.95 + VAT
CPD Certified Provider of Training Excellence Online Training Approved by Skills for Care
Video Playtime

1 hour and 4 minutes

Video Count

26 videos

Audio

English

Captions

English

Proof of Completion

Certificate

This Course Includes:

  • Follows UK & ERC guidelines
  • Endorsed by Skills for Care & TQUK
  • 2.0 hrs CPD Certificate
  • Evidence Based Training Certificate
  • Instant printable wall certificate
  • 24/7 on-demand video
  • Access on mobile
  • Weekly refresher video
  • Expiration reminder
  • Student manual

Preview the course content:

1
Section 1

Introduction to Epilepsy

2 mins
2 videos
This section includes:
  • Course introduction 1:54
  • Epilepsy facts and figures 0:52
2
Section 2

About Epilepsy

7 mins
5 videos
This section includes:
  • What is Epilepsy 1:19
  • Seizure Triggers 1:26
  • What causes Epilepsy 1:14
  • and more...
3
Section 3

Types of Seizures

11 mins
6 videos
This section includes:
  • How is epilepsy diagnosed 1:22
  • What are seizures 1:08
  • Seizure classification 3:24
  • and more...
4
Section 4

Epilepsy Treatment

7 mins
6 videos
This section includes:
  • The importance of treating Epilepsy 1:00
  • Medication and Epilepsy 1:26
  • Stimulation treatments 1:40
  • and more...
5
Section 5

Lived Experience Stories

18 mins
2 videos
This section includes:
  • Epilepsy Lived Experience - Iain 11:29
  • Epilepsy Lived Experience - Emily 6:49
6
Section 6

Epilepsy First Aid

14 mins
4 videos
This section includes:
  • When a seizure occurs 2:33
  • Initial Assessment and Recovery Position 3:23
  • Epilepsy treatment 2:38
  • and more...
7
Section 7

Summary to Epilepsy

2 mins
1 videos
This section includes:
  • Course Summary 2:07

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We have been recognised as an endorsed provider from Skills for Care, earning the prestigious distinction as a Centre of Excellence within training and health & social care.

Understanding and Caring for People with Epilepsy is important for any workplace or home setting where caring for someone with Epilepsy. By understanding this condition you will be able to offer better care. This course is the basic course in Epilepsy, we also have a course that includes all the subjects of this course but also includes the administration of rectal Diazepam and a course for Buccal Midazolam.

This course follows the guidelines of the Joint Epilepsy Council (JEC) and the certificate is valid for two years.

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