Epilepsy Awareness and Administration of Buccal Midazolam (VTQ)
About the Course
If you've ever wondered what causes epilepsy or how to recognise it if you see someone who has it, then this VTQ course on Epilepsy Awareness and administration of Buccal Epilepsy is for you. Epilepsy is a neurological disorder that affects the brain and nervous system. The risk of developing epilepsy increases with age and is more common in women than men. It can affect people from all walks of life, but some groups are more at risk than others. This course teaches you everything you need to know about epilepsy so that you can recognise when someone is having a seizure or learn how to administer medication safely if they are having one.
This class is aimed at those who need more advanced Epilepsy training and will teach you about the administration of Buccal Midazolam, types of seizures, and seizure treatments. You'll also learn how to recognise the signs and symptoms of a seizure, and how to administer first aid when someone has a seizure.
There's no better way to stay informed about all your medical needs than by learning from an experienced provider. We're approved by the Joint Epilepsy Council, so you can be sure that our courses are both high quality and affordable! Book your next healthcare class now.
The course curriculum covers:
Have an understanding of epilepsy and epilepsy management
Have an understanding of the physiological and cultural effects of epilepsy
Understand the importance of care plans and risk assessments to ensure safe treatment and effective treatment
Be able to recognise seizures and deliver the correct first aid where necessary
Recognise an emergency and take the appropriate action
Understand the theory and practice of administering Buccal Midazolam
Know to administer Buccal Midazolam by the individual care plan