The Managing Students With Seizures: The Importance of School Nurses program formerly known as Managing Students With Seizures: A School Nurse Training has been re-accredited and revised. Continuing education units will be unavailable after 11/8/2017 on the LMS. We hope to have units available before 3/1/2018. Thank you.
Managing Students with Seizures: The Importance of School Nurses
CDC Course No. RPWD 2924
Managing Students with Seizures: The Importance of School Nurses is a program designed to provide the school nurse with information, strategies, and resources that will enable him/her to better manage the student with seizures by supporting positive treatment outcomes, maximizing educational and developmental opportunities, and ensuring a safe and supportive environment. Managing Students with Seizures: The Importance of School Nurses program is divided into two modules to assist the school nurse in learning to effectively manage seizures in a school environment.
Managing Students with Seizures: The Importance of School Nurses is designed to provide school nurses with information, strategies and resources that will enable him/her to better manage students with seizures by:
By completing the course, Seniors & Seizures will be able to:
For additional information, e-mail our program manager or call 1-800-332-1000.
Questions & Answers
Who can take the course?
Anyone can take the course to learn about epilepsy but the course is intended for medical professionals within educational settings who want an introduction to seizure identification and first aid strategies, including:
Are there any prerequisites to take the course?
There are no prerequisites to take the course.
How long does it take to complete the course?
Time to complete the course varies by each user. There are 2 required modules in the training, which takes approximately 2 hours 15 minutes to complete.
What materials or equipment do I need to take the course?
How do I get credit for taking the course?
Upon completing the course, you must complete the online posttest and evaluation. Refer to the Instructions for Course Credit below.
How long is the posttest?
The posttest consists of several multiple-choice questions
Instructions for Course Credits
Continuing Education for this course is only available through the CDC Training and Continuing Education Online system (CDC TCEO). Please follow the instructions provided below. You must complete the online evaluation by One Month Following the Live Training to receive your Continuing Education or your certificate of completion.
To complete online evaluation:
If you have any questions or problems, please use the link below to contact:
CDC/ATSDR Training and Continuing Education Online
Course Contact Information
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Statements & Policies
November 30, 2017, Presentation (Live Session)
Date of Event: November 30, 2017
30-day Window to claim CE credit ends December 30, 2017
CNE: The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is accredited as a provider of Continuing Nursing Education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
This activity provides (2.2) contact hours.
CEU: The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is authorized by IACET to offer (0.2) CEU's for this program.
CECH: Sponsored by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, a designated provider of continuing education contact hours (CECH) in health education by the National Commission for Health Education Credentialing, Inc. This program is designated for Certified Health Education Specialists (CHES®) and/or Master Certified Health Education Specialists (MCHES®) to receive up to <2.5> total Category I continuing education contact hours. Maximum advanced level continuing education contact hours available are <0>. CDC provider number 98614.
For Certified Public Health Professionals (CPH)
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is a pre-approved provider of Certified in Public Health (CPH) recertification credits and is authorized to offer (2) CPH recertification credits for this program.
CDC is an approved provider of CPH Recertification Credits by the National Board of Public Health Examiners. Effective October 1, 2013, the National Board of Public Health Examiners (NBPHE) accepts continuing education units (CEU) for CPH recertification credits from CDC. Please select CEU as your choice for continuing education when registering for a course on TCEOnline. Learners seeking CPH should use the guidelines provided by the NBPHE for calculating recertification credits. For assistance please contact NBPHE at http://www.NBPHE.org.
DISCLOSURE: In compliance with continuing education requirements, all presenters must disclose any financial or other associations with the manufacturers of commercial products, suppliers of commercial services, or commercial supporters as well as any use of unlabeled product(s) or product(s) under investigational use.
CDC, our planners, presenters, and their spouses/partners wish to disclose they have no financial interests or other relationships with the manufacturers of commercial products, suppliers of commercial services, or commercial supporters. Planners have reviewed content to ensure there is no bias.
Planning committee reviewed content to ensure there is no bias.
Content will not include any discussion of the unlabeled use of a product or a product under investigational use.
If CNE Joint Provider: The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and Epilepsy Foundation are jointly providing the CNE for this activity.
CDC did not accept commercial support for this activity.
To receive continuing education (CE):
Complete the activity
Complete the Evaluation at www.cdc.gov/TCEOnline
Pass the posttest at __80____% at www.cdc.gov/TCEOnline
FEES: There are no fees for CE.
This program is made possible with funding from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) under grant number 1U58DP003832-05. Its contents are solely the responsibility of the authors and do not necessarily represent the official views of CDC.