Epilepsy Training for Education Settings

We currently provide training to schools and are able to adapt the programme to meet the needs of the school and the individual. 


support Information

  • For more information about our education and training programs please call weekdays 0800 37 45 37 or email  national@epilepsy.org.nz
  • For support and templates for seizure management plans (SMPs) and Emergency Mediation Plans (EMPs) please go to our resources in Seizure Engagement plans  and the section on Recording seizures and seizure diary. You may wish to contact our educators for support with the completion of these plans on 0800 374537 Mon-Frid.  We always recommend these plans are signed off by a medial professional.

Go to the Seizure Smart schools for resources for schools 

Coming Soon!

E-learning courses for education settings including schools, tertiary institutions and pre-schools, which will include a 2 hour advanced workshop which aims to provide participants with the knowledge required to support an individual living with epilepsy, with a specific focus on providing the level of information required for community care, primary health and special school environments.

The skills and knowledge required to administer emergency medication for the treatment of seizures is taught in the Administration of Emergency Medication course. Participants will learn how to administer emergency medication in accordance with an individual’s Emergency Medication Management Plan.



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