Epilepsy Medication Train the Trainer
This epilepsy medication train the trainer course is ideal for candidates looking to teach their own epilepsy training courses.
The course will equip you with the relevant knowledge to teach a basic epilepsy awareness course as well as an advanced version including the knowledge and administration techniques of the rescue medications.
Epilepsy Medication Train the Trainer Course Summary
The course is run over 2 days, you will learn how to teach and assess the following key areas:
- Definition of epilepsy
- Various types of seizures
- Classification and management of seizures
- Ethical and legal responsibilities
- Recognising triggers and precipitants
- Person centred care
- Documentation and record keeping
- The impact of rescue medication and anti-epileptic drug therapy
- Rescue medications: what it is, it’s uses for epilepsy and side effects
- Emergency care plan and when to call an ambulance
- Risk assessment/promotion of safeguarding and dignity
- Epilepsy medication demonstration
IMPORTANT: Delegates MUST have prior knowledge of this subject before attending this course.
Epilepsy Medication Train the Trainer FAQ's
Do I need to have prior knowledge before attending this course?
Yes you do. You need to have prior knowledge and competence within the subject. We will ask you to provide evidence prior to attending the course. If you are unable to provide evidence you will not be allowed to attend, our normal terms and conditions of booking will apply.
This course is to teach you to deliver your own course on the subject, not to teach you the subject itself.
Will I have to conduct a microteach?
Yes you will be required to conduct a minimum 15 minute microteach during the course to the rest of the class.
Can I purchase the presentations and materials to use in my own courses?
Yes you can, Just ask a member of staff and they can run you through the whole process!
Where Do You Deliver Training?
We can cover the whole of the UK, we also have our own venues in the Midlands and London. We are also able to deliver theory-only sessions virtually using Zoom.
How Do You Deliver The Training?
We will deliver the epilepsy train the trainer at your premises for a group of up to 9 delegates, we also offer open courses for individuals which can be booked below if available.
Who Is This Training For?
This training is for anyone who wishes to run their own training courses within this specific subject.
Who Can I Teach After Attending This Course?
Please note you can only teach “inhouse” staff. If you wish to train delegates outside of your organisation you will need a Level 3 Award in Education and Training. This can be booked separately by clicking the link below, or added to your course at an additional cost of £200.
How Many Can Attend Training?
We will run this course for a maximum of 9 delegates – however for larger groups we can either provide multiple trainers on the same day or run multiple days to get everyone trained.
Who Will Conduct The Training?
One of our expert tutors who have an abundance of training and assessing experience and knowledge – so you’ll be in great hands!
We will let you know who is doing the training in advance, you can check out their skills and experience by finding them on our meet the team page.
DURATIONThis course lasts 12 hours over 2 days
CERTIFICATIONDelegates will be issued with certificates of completion valid for a period of 3 years.
Please find our full list of open courses available for you to book onto.
Click the links below for more information on our venues
- Virtual Classroom
We are taking every precaution to keep delegates safe during COVID19. Social distancing will be in effect with reduced class numbers.
Hand sanitizer, disinfectant wipes and spray, aprons, gloves and face-shields will all be provided – we only ask you bring a mask and a focussed attitude ready to learn.
See you all soon.
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