Epilepsy Awareness


This Epilepsy Workshop provides a comprehensive understanding of epilepsy, covering various aspects from its definition to its management. Participants will learn about the nature of epilepsy, including its types of seizures and potential causes. Additionally, the workshop explores the neurological basis of epilepsy, the diagnostic process, and available treatment options. Furthermore, participants will gain insight into common triggers for seizures and learn about the administration of medications used to manage epilepsy effectively.

Who should complete?

This workshop is essential for a wide range of individuals, including healthcare professionals, educators, caregivers, and members of the community who may encounter individuals with epilepsy in various settings. It is particularly beneficial for nurses, doctors, paramedics, teachers, childcare providers, and family members of individuals with epilepsy. Anyone seeking to deepen their understanding of epilepsy and improve their ability to support individuals with the condition would benefit from completing this workshop.

Entry Requirements

To access programmes leading to this award the learner should have reached the standards of knowledge, skill and competence associated with the preceding level of the National Framework of Qualifications. This may have been achieved through a formal qualification or through relevant life and work experience.

Ideally a minimum of Level 4 certificate standard of education and a strong interest in the provision of quality care in a healthcare setting.

Proficiency in written and spoken English, along with computer literacy skills, is crucial. Students enrolling in Level 5 courses are expected to exhibit proficiency in reading, drafting, preparing, and comprehending information on various topics. Basic IT skills and access to necessary equipment such as a computer, broadband, email, Microsoft Office, and recording equipment are necessary for skills demonstration tasks. Additionally, learners must be capable of self-directed study as this course is delivered through blended learning.

Upon successfully finishing the PEG Workshop, participants will receive a Barrow Consultancy & Training Certificate valid for two years.

All fees for registration and certification are included in the workshop cost.

Our workshops are delivered thorough blended learning, removing the necessity for in-person lectures. Learners are granted a 30-day timeframe to complete a workshop, beginning on any Monday or Thursday.

Upon enrolment, learners will receive login credentials to access module materials at their convenience.

Group training and pricing details are available upon request.

Please feel free to contact us at 059 97 21416 for further information.