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Online Education for Aged Care

Click the courses below to learn more and register.

Individual Enrolment

Introduction to Aged Care - Individual Enrolment

How can aged care workers best support people living with epilepsy?

In this one-hour course, you’ll learn the facts and figures of epilepsy, different types of seizures and how to spot them, what an Epilepsy Management Plan is and how to use one, basic seizure first aid and the potential impacts epilepsy can have on people in their later years.

This course is best suited to carers in the aged care sector.

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Administration of Emergency Medication - Theory - Individual Enrolment

Do you need to be able to administer emergency epilepsy medication?

This short course will provide you with a theoretical understanding of prescribed emergency medication, their routes of administration and side-effects, and potential impacts on the individual. You will also learn how to identify a Management Plan and an Emergency Medication Management  Plan.

This theoretical course must be completed along with practical training to ensure you understand the specific requirements for the person for whom you have responsibility.    

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Administration of Emergency Medication - Practical - Individual

Do you need to be able to administer emergency epilepsy medication?

This short course will provide you with a theoretical understanding of prescribed emergency medication, their routes of administration and side-effects, and potential impacts on the individual. You will also learn how to identify a Management Plan and an Emergency Medication Management  Plan.

This practical course must be completed along with theoretical training to ensure you understand the specific requirements for the person for whom you have responsibility.    

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Epilepsy Explained for Aged Care Workers - Individual Enrolment

What do aged care workers need to know to support people living with epilepsy?

This 2.5-hour course will provide you with an advanced understanding of epilepsy, different types of seizures, seizure first aid, risks and mortality information and how to use and understand an Epilepsy Management Plan.


This course is best suited to people working in and interacting with the aged care sector.
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Organisational Enrolment

Introduction to Epilepsy for Aged Care Workers - Organisational Enrolment

How can aged care workers best support people living with epilepsy?

In this one-hour course, you’ll learn the facts and figures of epilepsy, different types of seizures and how to spot them, what an Epilepsy Management Plan is and how to use one, basic seizure first aid and the potential impacts epilepsy can have on people in their later years.

This course is best suited to carers in the aged care sector.

Register Now
Administration of Emergency Medication - Theory - Organisational Enrolment

Do you need to be able to administer emergency epilepsy medication?

This short course will provide you with a theoretical understanding of prescribed emergency medication, their routes of administration and side-effects, and potential impacts on the individual. You will also learn how to identify a Management Plan and an Emergency Medication Management  Plan.

This theoretical course must be completed along with practical training to ensure you understand the specific requirements for the person for whom you have responsibility.    

Register Now
Administration of Emergency Medication - Practical - Organisational Enrolment

Do you need to be able to administer emergency epilepsy medication?

This short course will provide you with a theoretical understanding of prescribed emergency medication, their routes of administration and side-effects, and potential impacts on the individual. You will also learn how to identify a Management Plan and an Emergency Medication Management  Plan.

This practical course must be completed along with theoretical training to ensure you understand the specific requirements for the person for whom you have responsibility.    

Register Now
Epilepsy Explained for Aged Care Workers - Organisational Enrolment

What do aged care workers need to know to support people living with epilepsy?

This 2.5-hour course will provide you with an advanced understanding of epilepsy, different types of seizures, seizure first aid, risks and mortality information and how to use and understand an Epilepsy Management Plan.


This course is best suited to people working in and interacting with the aged care sector.

Register Now
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