Epilepsy Awareness Training (Adults only)

Course Provider: Powys County Council & Powys teaching Health Board (PtHB)

Course Administrator: Julie Morris

Aim

The carer will be provided with an overview and update of epilepsy and its management

Have knowledge of different types of epileptic seizures

Recognise and describe different types of seizures

Date Venues Times
15/05/2018 Committee Room A, The Gwalia, Llandrindod Wells 10:00 - 13:00
17/05/2018 Robert Owen House 10:00 - 13:00
12/06/2018 Neuadd Brycheiniog, Brecon - Committee Room 2 10:00 - 13:00
15/06/2018 Neuadd Maldwyn - Committee Room 10:00 - 13:00
10/07/2018 Hendre Ladus Ystradgynlais Conference Room 10:00 - 13:00
12/07/2018 Neuadd Maldwyn - Committee Room 10:00 - 13:00
14/08/2018 The Gwalia - Committee Room A 10:00 - 13:00
06/09/2018 Robert Owen House 10:00 - 13:00
11/09/2018 Neuadd Brycheiniog, Brecon - Committee Room 2 10:00 - 13:00
18/10/2018 Neuadd Maldwyn - Committee Room 10:00 - 13:00
13/11/2018 The Gwalia - Member Lounge 10:00 - 13:00
19/11/2018 Neuadd Maldwyn - Committee Room 10:00 - 13:00
11/12/2018 Neuadd Brycheiniog, Brecon - Committee Room 2 10:00 - 13:00
15/01/2019 Hendre Ladus Ystradgynlais Conference Room 10:00 - 13:00
17/01/2019 Robert Owen House 10:00 - 13:00
12/02/2019 The Gwalia - Committee Room A 10:00 - 13:00
07/03/2019 Neuadd Maldwyn - Committee Room 10:00 - 13:00
12/03/2019 Neuadd Brycheiniog, Brecon - Committee Room 2 10:00 - 13:00

Key Learning Outcomes

  • Describe the principles of managing an epileptic seizure
  • Describe the impact of epilepsy on lifestyle
  • Accurately describe the difference between status epileptics and serial seizures

There is no charge to attend these courses, however a cancellation charge may apply to non-attendance if sufficient notice is not given