Epilepsy Awareness

To provide awareness of epilepsy and understand the particular challenges, physical, emotional and social, individuals may face.

Course aim

The aim of this epilepsy awareness course is to provide awareness of epilepsy and understand the particular challenges, physical, emotional and social, individuals may face.

Learning outcomes

  • Recognise the characteristics of epilepsy.
  • Recognise the types of seizure.
  • Identify the triggers of seizure.
  • Indentify strategies for managing epilepsy.

Course content

  • What is epilepsy?
  • What are seizures?
  • Signs & symptoms of different types of seizure.
  • Care of the client during and after seizures.
  • Emergency treatment for seizures.
  • Treatment and control of the condition.
  • Safety verses quality of life.
  • Challenging stigma.

Course time

Face-to-face: 3 Hours

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