On-Demand Seizure First Aid Training for School Personnel

On-demand training is accessible 24/7, allowing you to engage in the training at any time that suits you. The training is designed to be comprehensive yet concise, taking approximately 1 hour to complete. Once you have successfully finished the training, you will be awarded a Certificate as a mark of your achievement. Additionally, certified health educators (CHES) can benefit from this training by earning continuing education credits (1.0).

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About the Training
This Seizure Recognition and First Aid Training was developed for school personnel. All school personnel – teachers, administrators, nurses, drivers, coaches, aides, custodians – can benefit from this training. While the training addresses specifics about the school-setting, anyone seeking to learn the basics of epilepsy and how to recognize and respond to a seizure could benefit from the content.

Learning Objectives
After completing this training, learners will:

  • Understand the basics about epilepsy
  • Recognize common seizure types, treatment options, and their possible impact on student learning
  • Identify appropriate first aid and recognize when a seizure is a medical emergency
  • Understand how to administer rescue medicines, if applicable
  • Know where to find local community support for more information