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"The mission of the Epilepsy Foundation is to lead the fight to overcome the challenges of living with epilepsy and to accelerate therapies to stop seizures, find cures, and save lives."


School Nurse/Personnel Training Programs






A Training for School Nurses

Space is limited

Registration Deadline:
September 24, 2015

Training Date:
September 26, 2015

8:00 am - 12:00 pm

Mt. Vernon Outland Airport

To Register:
Please Contact Louis Beckley at or (618) 244-6680.

“This training is made possible through a grant from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (Grant #U58DP000606-03). Its contents are solely the responsibility of the authors and do not necessarily represent the views of the CDC.”


Participants will learn:

The impact of seizures on learning and behavior.

Current treatment options and their side effects.

Simple strategies for creating a more positive and supportive environment.

Critical issues related to medication administration and delegation.

Key components of a seizure action plan.

Appropriate first aid for all seizure types.

The essential elements of seizure training for school personnel.

Steps you can take now to help maximize educational and developmental opportunities for students with seizures.

Click here for the registration form.

To take the classes online, click here.


United Way
South Central Illinois

United Way

United Way
Southern Illinois