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TitleEpilepsy Awareness and Midazolam Training
Contract Reference NumberCDO/2019/136
InformationStoke-on-Trent city council is looking for a suitably qualified trainer to deliver Epilepsy Awareness and Midazolam Training- Initial and Refresher Training. It is important that the trainer has working background knowledge of Epilepsy and the use of Midazolam. The training needs to equip employees with the required skills to develop their confidence in supporting a person with Epilepsy and having a seizure, and to develop the confidence and skills to administer Buccal Midazolam. The training programme that you provide will at a minimum cover the learning objectives below: • Basic anatomy of physiology of the brain • Basic Awareness of Epilepsy including: Definition, key facts, terminology, causes, classifications, treatments, impacts on daily life, emergency management plans. • Epilepsy - Types of seizures, triggers and recognition. First Aid situations and management • Midazolam - Definition and management of controlled drugs, Buccolam and Epistatus. Doses and administration. • Post seizure/Midazolam management - Recovery position, monitoring of breathing and reporting and recording. • Assessment of competence throughout the training and during practice scenarios We are looking for the provision of 1 initial session (full day) and 11 refresher sessions (half day)
Award CriteriaMEAT
Is the opportunity suitable for small and medium businessesYes
This is being advertised on the Stoke-on-Trent City Council website, Facebook, Twitter and Google+.
Closing Date/Time27/02/2019 12:00:00
Contract Start Date2019-04-01 00:00:00
Contract End Date2020-03-31 00:00:00
Contact DetailsAngela Rathbone
01782 235300

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