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
18th September 2017 Robert Owen House Newtown 10.00am - 12.30pm
10th October 2017 Committee Room A, The Gwalia, Llandrindod Wells 10-1pm
13th November 2017 Conference Room Neuadd Maldwyn Welshpool 10.00am - 12.30pm
12th December 2017 Committee Room A, The Gwalia, Llandrindod Wells 10-1pm
23rd January 2018 Robert Owen House Newtown 1.00pm - 3.30pm
13th February 2018 Committee Room A, The Gwalia, Llandrindod Wells 10-1pm
8th March 2018 Conference Room Neuadd Maldwyn Welshpool 10.00am - 12.30pm

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
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