Understanding Epilepsy

Learning Outcomes

The learner will

  1. Understand what epilepsy is.
  2. Understand the different types of seizures and the causes of epilepsy
  3. Know what are the available treatments for epilepsy and what to do in the event of a seizure
  4. Know emergency first aid procedures.
  5. Learn the theory and practical (simulation) administration of Buccal medication.

The course also covers epilepsy protocols, risk assessments and additional sources of information