Course Details

First Aid - Asthma & Anaphylaxis

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First Aid - Asthma & Anaphylaxis

Nationally accredited course with the following units of competency 
10392NAT - Course in Emergency Asthma Management
22300VIC - Course in First Aid Management of Anaphylaxis

(Delivered as licensed trainer for  SLSNSW RTO code 90394)

Introduction

The Asthma and Anaphylaxis Management combined course delivers the essential principles, skills and knowledge in the first aid management of asthma and anaphylaxis including the use of the adrenaline auto-injector (e.g. Epi-pen). This course is approved by the Australian Children’s Education & Care Quality Authority (ACECQA) to meet the asthma management training requirements of child care workers.

Quick Summary
Duration:
 4 hours
Delivery options: Face to face only 
Assessment: Combination of multiple choice, verbal and practical assessment
Location: In our classroom or on site as required
Accessibilty: Please contact Excite Safety if you have any difficulties accessing the information prior to you course
Cost: $80. Please see fee schedule for terms and conditions
Precourse work required: no
USI: Required
RPL available: Yes
 

Targeted Audience

Suitable for any person who may be required to provide an emergency first aid response involving asthma or anaphylaxis

Learning Outcomes

On completion of this program, participants will be able to:

  • Upon successful completion of the course, participants will receive a nationally recognised statement of attainment for the following Nationally Recognised Courses:
  • 10392NAT - Course in Emergency Asthma Management
  • 22300VIC - Course in First Aid Management of Anaphylaxis

Program Benefits

  • Life saving skills & knowledge
  • Nationally recognised certificate
  • Experienced and engaging trainers

Content

  • Signs and symptoms of asthma and anaphylaxis
  • Triggers that can cause and asthma attack
  • Medication and delivery devices for the management of asthma
  • Identifying potential asthma emergencies
  • Treating a mild, moderate and severe asthma episode
  • First aid assistance in an undiagnosed individual
  • First aid treatment for an anaphylactic reaction
  • Identifying individuals at risk of allergic reactions and anaphylaxis
  • Developing individual anaphylaxis management plans
  • Avoidance and preventative measures to take for children with severe allergies
  • Managing severe allergic reactions, including the use of the adrenaline auto-injector (e.g. Epi-pen)

Learning Methods

This course is assessed through demonstration, presentation and application of all elements of competency in the workplace. Participants will be required to complete activities that may include role-plays, oral and written questioning, practical demonstrations and performing scenarios.

Additional Information


Please wear comfortable clothing as you will be required to participate various first aid scenarios

 

Scheduled Courses

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