By the end of this course you will have an understanding of:
- What epilepsy is; potential causes.
- Seizures: the different types of seizures
- – What are they?
- – How to recognise them
- – Preventative treatment
- – Immediate First Aid (includes rescue medications)
- – After care and documentation.
Alastair Robertson is an experienced health and social care training professional.
With 18 years’ experience as a qualified adult educator, he has worked with Charles Bloe Training for over 4 years. As well as the health and social care sectors, Alastair has also worked in prison and criminal justice settings and has experience of working in community mental health and statutory social work sectors. Alastair has written one of the first stress management debrief training programmes and has facilitated it across international settings.
His academic achievements include a Masters degree in psychology and mental health and multiple qualifications in management, training practice and social care certifications. During his leisure time, Alastair likes to spend time travelling in his motor home with his family and two adorable dogs.