Epilepsy Awareness – Online Training

Epilepsy, classified as a neurological disorder, impacts both the brain and the nervous system and is protected under the Equality Act 2010. Its duration can vary, affecting individuals for a temporary period or persisting throughout their lives.

Course Description

Introducing epilepsy involves acknowledging the diverse range of seizures, with approximately 40 different types documented. Statistics reveal that one in five individuals may experience a seizure at some point in their lives, though not all are attributed to epilepsy. 

Epilepsy, recognised as a neurological disorder, impacts both the brain and the nervous system and falls under the protection of the Equality Act 2010. Its effects can be temporary or lifelong, underscoring the importance of understanding and awareness, particularly in healthcare and social care settings.  

Our Epilepsy Awareness E-Learning course provides a comprehensive overview of epilepsy, covering diagnosis methods, seizure characteristics, and their neurological implications. Additionally, the course identifies potential seizure triggers and offers guidance on responding effectively when witnessing a seizure. Furthermore, it discusses available treatment options and equips learners with practical insights on supporting individuals during seizures. 

Modules Covered

  • What Is Epilepsy? 
  • Types Of Seizure 
  • What To Do 

Accreditation

CPD approval signifies that individuals can utilise this course to demonstrate their ongoing commitment to personal and professional development. 

Our IIRSM & CPD approved courses are owned by VideoTile Learning Ltd and distributed under licence. 

Benefits

  • Enhanced Safety: Acquiring knowledge about epilepsy and various seizure types enables you to play a proactive role in ensuring the safety and comfort of individuals experiencing seizures. 
  • CPD Accreditation: This course is CPD-approved, providing individuals with a means to demonstrate their ongoing commitment to personal and professional development. 
  • Flexibility: Online training offers flexibility, allowing candidates to progress through the modules at their preferred pace, fitting the training into their busy schedules. 
  • Efficiency: With targeted learning modules, candidates can efficiently focus on specific topics relevant to their needs, maximising learning efficiency. 
  • Cost-effectiveness: CPD-approved online training offers a cost-effective alternative to traditional classroom-based training, saving on travel and accommodation expenses. 

Eligibility

The Epilepsy Awareness online course primarily targets individuals in the caregiving sector, whether they work with children or adults. However, it is suitable for anyone seeking to broaden their understanding or learn how to respond to seizures.  

Additionally, this online course complements first aid training by providing more in-depth information about seizures, supplementing the standard first aid curriculum. 

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Course fee

£ 20 £ 25
Epilepsy Awareness – Online Training

Epilepsy, classified as a neurological disorder, impacts both the brain and the nervous system and is protected under the Equality Act 2010. Its duration can vary, affecting individuals for a temporary period or persisting throughout their lives.

30 minutes
Online Based

Course fee

£ 20 £ 25
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