Course overview

This awareness talk provides a brief introduction to epilepsy and will cover:

  • different seizure types
  • causes of epilepsy
  • the impact of epilepsy on the individual
  • common seizure triggers
  • epilepsy treatments
  • first aid for seizures

The talk will include video footage of different seizure types demonstrating how subtle some seizures can be.

Attending one of these talks will help you develop the skills to react sensitively and effectively if someone has a seizure.

Delivery and fees

This course is delivered:

  • Live Online (private course for larger groups of up to 15): £149
  • Face to face (private course for larger groups of up to 15): £149*

*In addition to the cost of the course, organisations will be charged for the trainer’s travelling expenses which are calculated at 40p per mile from the Epilepsy Scotland office to the training course venue.

To book

Email our Training team at to discuss arranging your next awareness course.