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Supporting a Person with Epilepsy (DS)


If you are working in the disability sector, it is highly likely that you will be supporting someone who has Epilepsy and may witness a number of seizures in your workplace.

This course provides a basic introduction to epilepsy and how to support someone who has the condition. 

Learning Objectives:

  • Understand Epilepsy and its relation with the brain
  • Identify the types of seizures and triggering factors
  • Manage Epilepsy and support the participant
  • Provide first aid in the event of a seizure
  • Document seizure or incidents effectively

CPD Value: 0.57

This course offers a fundamental introduction to the theory. It is advised that the learner complement this with a practical demonstration.

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