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Epilepsy management

This course is for Cerebral Palsy Alliance employees 

Who is this course for? 

This course is offered to the Disability Support workforce as additional training to support clients who have a current Epilepsy Management Plan.
Note: Introductory epilepsy training is included in the Disability Support Practice: Practical workshop which is part of the Disability Support Practitioner and Manager learning journeys.

What content does the course cover?  

In this training session you will learn how to support a person living with epilepsy. This includes knowledge of:

  • Current definitions of epilepsy and the effects of epilepsy on the body
  • Recognising and responding to different types of seizures
  • Supporting people with epilepsy management plans including avoiding known triggers, lifestyle support, and identifying and minimising the risks associated with epilepsy
  • Medications as a treatment option
  • Providing epilepsy first aid.

Does the course have prerequisites or specific requirements? 

The following must be completed before attending:

  • Medication practice assessment and pre-requisite training.

What other details do I need to know? 

Attendance type: Virtual
Duration: 3.5 hrs
Times: Please select a course date below or if there are no dates, please click Enquire 
Refreshments: Please bring your own lunch (as required) 
If you need to cancel: Cancellation guidelines

Where can I get more information?

Contact: The Training Alliance team
Email: training@cerebralpalsy.org.au
Phone: +61 2 9975 8715


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Course Dates

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Tue 07 Nov 2023 at 9:30AM 1 class Virtual Learning Register