Epilepsy for teachers

This free online course provides teachers and SENCOs with the knowledge and skills to support pupils with epilepsy. It builds on the topics covered in Epilepsy awareness for school staff.

Take this course if you want to know more about:

  • Statutory guidance on supporting pupils with epilepsy in England
  • How to produce and use individual healthcare plans (IHPs)
  • How epilepsy can affect learning, behaviour and wellbeing
  • Safety at school and on trips

Download our toolkit

This course will teach you how to find out how to use our templates and guidance.

Medical conditions policy guidance (PDF)
Individual healthcare plan (IHP) for epilepsy (Microsoft Word DOC)
IHP prompt questions (Microsoft Word DOC)
Supporting pupils with specific learning and behaviour difficulties (PDF)
Checklist for school trips (Microsoft Word DOC)

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