Asthma and Anaphylaxis Management

asthma-and-anaphylaxisCombined Asthma and Anaphylaxis Management is the industry standard, Asthma and Anaphylaxis First Aid course that meets the Australian Children’s Education & Care Quality Authority (ACECQA) anaphylaxis and asthma management training requirements of child care educators.

In the Combined Asthma and Anaphylaxis Management, participants learn the skills and knowledge to provide First Aid treatment for both Asthma and Anaphylaxis.

Locations:

  • Port Macquarie
  • Taree
  • Nelson Bay (Port Stephens)
  • Mid North Coast (including Forster & Kempsey)

Delivery:

This course is delivered only to group bookings with a minimum attendance or charge of 6 participants.

Course accreditation:

  • 22300VIC Course in First Aid Management of Anaphylaxis
  • 22282VIC Course in Management of Asthma Risks and Emergencies in the Workplace
  • Industry requires that this qualification is renewed every three years

Cost:

Initial Certification (Full Course) – $100 per person
Recertification (Update/Refresher) – $100 per person

Full Course – Initial Certification:

  • For individuals that have never completed an Anaphylaxis Management course and a Emergency Asthma Management course
  • Participants are required to complete a 4-5 hour practical training course with assessment.

Update Course – Recertification:

  • For individuals that have previously completed an Anaphylaxis Management and a Emergency Asthma Management course
  • Participants are required to complete a 4-5 hour practical training course with assessment.

Pre-requisites:

  • Students must be 14 years or older.
  • It is highly recommended that all participants hold a current CPR certificate

Course materials Provided:

  • Asthma training handbook
  • Information sheets
  • Resources for practical training
  • A4 display certificate

Course Contents

Asthma

  • What is Asthma
  • Signs and symptoms of asthma
  • Asthma Triggers
  • Asthma Medication
  • Asthma Medication Delivery devices
  • Identifying potential asthma emergencies
  • Asthma First Aid

Anaphylaxis

  • Signs and symptoms of an anaphylactic reaction
  • First aid treatment for an anaphylactic reaction
  • Evaluating first response to 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)

Assessment:

This First Aid course includes both a theoretical and practical component. This assessment includes the completion of two multiple choice theory papers and two practical assessment tasks.

Outcomes:

On successful completion of the combined First Aid Management of Anaphylaxis and Asthma course, participants will be awarded the nationally recognised statement of attainment 22300VIC Course in First Aid Management of Anaphylaxis and
22282VIC Course in Management of Asthma Risks and Emergencies in the Workplace.

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