Epilepsy Awareness and Administration of Rectal Diazepam (VTQ)
Who can take this Course?
Healthcare Workers who work with persons with Epilepsy
VTQ Level 2
About the Course
Basic Epilepsy care is available in some of the first aid courses. This course is aimed at those who need more advanced Epilepsy training. This includes the administration of rectal diazepam as well as the treatment and types of seizures. This course is currently only available as a classroom course by our approved instructors qualified to deliver this course.
This course follows the guidelines of the Joint Epilepsy Council (JEC) and is valid for 2 years. but As Rectal Diazepam is not often used an annual refresher is strongly advised.