Paediatric Epilepsy Training (PET) courses provide training for all health professionals diagnosing and managing children with an epilepsy or seizure disorder. PET1 is for anyone who sees any child who has had a seizure or 'funny do'. PET2, PET3 & PET EEG have been developed for doctors managing children with seizures.
100 hour comprehensive, clinically based course, delivered via the internet. The largest group of conditions studied will be epileptic seizure disorders/the epilepsies. The overall aim is to provide you with an understanding of the physiological basis of seizure disorders and their epidemiology, along with the detailed clinical knowledge necessary to manage children with seizure disorders to an advanced level.
The course will equip you with the necessary skills and knowledge to promote best practice in the management and support of people with epilepsy and their family/carers. It acknowledges the diversity of learning needs required by professionals working in health, social care and third sector settings and modules are delivered wholly online, giving you the flexibility to study at a time and place which suits you.