Epilepsy Awareness and Diazepam and Midazolam Administration

Epilepsy Awareness and Diazepam and Midazolam Administration

This course is available for Group Bookings only. 

Course Information

For staff with clients who are prescribed rectal tube diazepam or buccal/nasal midazolam.

Course Content
Day 1 Awareness:

  • definition of epilepsy
  • prevalence
  • classification of seizures
  • principles of managing seizures
  • impact of epilepsy on lifestyle
  • differences between status epilepticus and serial seizures
  • introduction to practice

Day 2 Diazepam and Midazolam:

  • organisational policies
  • epilepsy care plans and risk assessment
  • procedures (including rectal tube insertion with practice on a model)
  • potential difficulties
  • legal and ethical considerations
  • local and national resources for the support of people with epilepsy

Please note: both sessions cannot be run on the same day

Certification  TfC Certificate of Attendance

Course Length 2 x 4 hours

Maximum Participants  12

Choose a venue, date and time to suit your organisation. Please get in touch with your requirements using the request group booking button. Fees are shown in the table below.

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Attendees Group Price Per Capita
12 £710.00 £59.16
11 £690.00 £62.72
10 £670.00 £67.00
9 £650.00 £72.22
8 (or less) £630.00 £78.75 (for 8)