22300VIC Course in the First Aid Management of Anaphylaxis
This anaphylaxis first aid training course is designed to develop the skills and knowledge to enable participants to recognise a life-threatening allergic reaction and completely administer adrenaline via a pre-loaded injecting device.
3 hours of face to face training.
Students under the age of 18 years will be required to provide a signed parental consent form prior to attending the course.
If you have a learning difficulty or other disability that makes it difficult for you to be assessed please notify the trainer, so another form of assessment may be used, and early assistance may be given.
Define the term allergic reaction/anaphylaxis
Recognition of allergy and anaphylaxis
Signs and symptoms of an allergic reaction
Provide first aid management of severe allergic reactions and anaphylaxis
Develop risk minimisation and management strategies for allergic reaction and anaphylaxis
Use of adrenaline auto-injector devices EpiPen
Communicate detail of the accident to Emergency services
There are no pre-requisites.
Multiple choice theory questions and simulated practical scenarios.
On successful completion, participants will receive a nationally recognised statement of attainment in 22300VIC Course in the First Aid Management of Anaphylaxis, valid for 3 years.
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