Asthma and Anaphylaxis - Combined Course

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cost $ 80 per person
duration 4-5 hours

10760NAT Course in Asthma Awareness
22300VIC Course in First Aid Management of Anaphylaxis

The Asthma and Anaphylaxis Management combined course delivers the essential principles, skills and knowledge in the first aid manage-ment 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 and anaphylaxis management training requirements of child care educators.

  • Signs and symptoms of asthma and an anaphylactic reaction 
  • Triggers that can cause an 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)

The 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 demonstra-tions and perform scenarios.

Upon successful completion of the course, participants will receive a Nationally Recognised Statement of Attainment for the following units of competence:

  • 10392NAT - Course in Emergency Asthma Management
  • 22300VIC - Course in First Aid Management of Anaphylaxis

To maintain the currency and validity of your skills, industry requires an Asthma Management and an Anaphylaxis Management course be completed every 3 years from the date of final assessment. We offer onsite training throughout NSW for a minimum of 6 participants. Group discounts may apply.

NOTE: SLSNSW is not a registered CRICOS provider (Commonwealth Register of Institutions and Courses for Overseas Students) and as such it is a breach of the Education Services for Overseas Students Act 2000 (ESOS Act) for SLSNSW to deliver courses to an overseas student on a student visa (temporary graduate visa subclass 500 and 485).

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