About Epilepsy Train Trainer
This course gives learners the knowledge needed to deliver engaging and informative Epilepsy Awareness training. They will learn about signs, symptoms and types of seizures. Learners will also learn how to respond to the signs. They will also learn teaching methods to deliver in-house epilepsy training to others. This training course is for both professionals working within the care sector and those caring for individuals with this condition.
How long will this course take?
This course takes 1 day to complete.
Who needs this training?
This course is ideal for all care sector staff, in particular to those that would like to go on to teach their staff afterwards.
What are the main points covered?
This course covers the different types of seizures, how to react when someone has one, knowing the medication 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.
Epilepsy Train 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 (icebreakers, evaluating and giving feedback)
Epilepsy Train Trainer FAQs
What is epilepsy?
Epilepsy is a common condition that affects the brain and causes frequent seizures. Epilepsy can start at any age but usually starts either in childhood or in people over 60. It is often lifelong, but can sometimes improve over time.
What is a train the trainer course?
A course that enables the participant to provide accurate and fully compliant Epilepsy Awareness training.
Does the course include practical activities?
Yes. Delegates will be expected to engage in a number of involved group activities and, during the teaching part, will be evaluated on their knowledge and ability to train others.
How will I benefit from a train the trainer epilepsy course?
Delegates will learn about signs, symptoms and types of seizures, as well as how to act accordingly in response to them. They will also acquire and develop an understanding of a range of delivery and teaching methods in order to provide successful epilepsy in-house training.