Rectal Diazepam Rescue Medication Training

 Basic Epilepsy care is in some first aid courses but this course is aimed at those who need more advanced Epilepsy training that 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 due to the fact, the Rectal Diazepam it not often used an annual refresher is strongly advised.

BRONZE STANDARD

BRONZE STANDARD

BRONZE STANDARD

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  Our package that gives you efficient training with a basic certification

Each student will receive:

- Certificate 

- PDF Booklet Via email relating to the course

SILVER STANDARD

BRONZE STANDARD

BRONZE STANDARD

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  Our mid range package and most popular offers our training courses with additional post-training benefits

Each student will receive:

- Certificate 

- Printed Colour Booklet relating to the course

- Online access to a student portal with weekly email updates

- CPD certified points




Course Curriculum

 

Learning outcomes:


  • Introduction
  • What is Epilepsy
  • Prevalence
  • Causes of Epilepsy
  • Diagnosing Epilepsy
  • Seizure Types
  • Seizure Triggers
  • Diagnosis and Management
  • Recording Seizures
  • First Aid
  • When to call an Ambulance
  • Status Epilepticus
  • SUDEP
  • Anti Epileptic Drugs
  • Consequences of having Epilepsy
  • What is rectal diazepam
  • Uses of diazepam for epilepsy
  • Possible effects and side effects of diazepam
  • Possible difficulties in administration
  • Care following administration
  • Consequences of giving too much Diazepam and appropriate action
  • Action to be taken if it has no affect
  • The benefits of rectal diazepam
  • Risk assessing the patient
  • Regulations and NICE guidelines