About Advanced Epilepsy Train the Trainer
Our advanced epilepsy awareness course is ideal for care sector staff. And those who want to teach their staff about the different types of epilepsy. This training takes a more hands-on approach ensuring that learners know how to teach those suffering from an epileptic fit. The course will give learners the understanding and skills to deliver what they have learned to others confidently and accurately.
How long will this course take?
The course takes 1 day to complete.
Who needs this training?
This is a course for those in the care sector, that wish to instruct their team about epilepsy.
What are the main points covered?
Understand the causes of epilepsy, the various types of seizures and train the trainer elements.
How is it delivered?
Courses are delivered in-house or online via webinar/e-learning for up to 6 people. We also hold open courses across the UK.
How do you get Certified?
This course is available via an in-house group course for up to 6 delegates. Choose for the course to be delivered either face to face or by a blended learning option, at a time and place convenient to you. Alternatively, learn through one of our scheduled courses at centres located across the UK. Upon completion of this course, a certificate will be awarded.
Advanced Epilepsy Train the Trainer Course Outline
- Introduction to epilepsy.
- Causes of epilepsy.
- Signs and symptoms of seizures.
- The various types of seizures.
- Safely caring for someone having a seizure.
- After a seizure: documentation.
- Train the trainer elements
Advanced Epilepsy Train the Trainer FAQs
What is Epilepsy?
Epilepsy is a common condition that affects the brain and causes frequent seizures. Anyone can develop epilepsy.
What is a train the trainer course?
This course helps the trainee gain the skills needed to teach others an advanced epilepsy in-house training programme. The course takes a more hands on approach than the basic epilepsy course.
What causes epilepsy?
Epilepsy can be caused by low oxygen during birth or through head injuries and brain tumours. It can also be caused by infections such as meningitis or encephalitis.
How will an epilepsy train the trainer course help our team?
Training in-house staff to run their own training course will not only save money but also ensure that there is someone on site if advice on the subject is needed at a later date.