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Epilepsy training courses

Learn about the causes of epilepsy, how epilepsy is diagnosed, seizure triggers, first aid for different types of seizures, how to manage risks, psychosocial issues, and how to administer emergency medication. Our training courses are available to anyone looking to develop their understanding of epilepsy for professional or personal reasons.

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Epilepsy training courses

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Courses are run by qualified nurses and experienced trainers

Courses are run by qualified nurses and experienced trainers from across the UK, and all delegates receive a certificate of attendance and a delegate pack. Our courses, aimed at those who care for adults with epilepsy, are informative and packed with well researched content and include clips of real seizures. Delegates include carers, post-graduate students as well as commercial organisations, GP surgeries and drug company representatives. We also work with the public sector, including health bodies and local councils.

Training for your organisation

We are pleased to be able to offer the following courses face-to-face, or online via Zoom, 
•    Epilepsy awareness and seizure management – half day course (for 12 delegates maximum)
•    Epilepsy awareness, seizure management and emergency medication – full day course (for 10 delegates maximum)

To find out more or to arrange a suitable date please call us on 01494 601 400 or email ES.Training@epilepsysociety.org.uk 

Training for individuals

To sign-up for one of our Zoom courses, for anyone who wants to know more about epilepsy, how to manage seizures or how to administer emergency medication, select a date below.

Course dates - book your place

All delegates receive a certificate of attendance. We recommend that this training takes place every two years.

Please refer to our terms and conditions of booking.