Understanding Epilepsy - Level 2 Course

Distance Learning Centre
Course summary
160 hours
260 - 320 GBP excl. VAT
Online courses
Professional Training

Course description

The Understanding Epilepsy - Level 2 Course is designed for students who want to build on their understanding of what it means to have epilepsy and  for caring for this condition. The course will details information and ideas about how you can assist people in your care. The programme is suitable for staff working in hospitals, care homes, day centres, and in people's own homes.

On successful completion of this course students will receive a Understanding Epilepsy Certificate of Achievement by ABC Awards and a Learner Unit Summary (which lists the details of all the units you have completed as part of your course).

The course includes the following units:

  • Unit 1 - An introduction to the brain
  • Unit 2 - Different epilepsy syndromes
  • Unit 3 - Causes of epilepsy
  • Unit 4 - Diagnosing epilepsy
  • Unit 5 - Treating epilepsy
  • Unit 6 - What to do when someone is having a seizure
  • Unit 7 - Managing epilepsy
  • Unit 8 - Impact of epilepsy on a persons' life
  • Unit 9 - Supporting vulnerable people with epilepsy
  • Unit 10 - Maintaining dignity and respect
  • Unit 11 - Explaining the myths
  • Unit 12 - Relevant UK legislation

Approximate Delivery Time

1-3 Working Days (Email & Recorded Delivery)

Course Format

Online Course + Hard Copy Materials

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The Distance Learning Centre is one of the leading and longest established suppliers of distance learning courses, open learning, home study, and correspondence courses in the UK. Providing distance learning courses since 1994, the Distance Learning Centre has grown to...

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4 Coaley Lane
DH4 4SQ Newbottle, Houghton le Spring

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