Course in First Aid Management of Anaphylaxis

Course Name: Course in First Aid Management of Anaphylaxis
To provide quality training in the management and treatment of anaphlaxis. It maintains the currency of the Provide First Aid unit in anaphylaxis
Course Code: 22300VIC
Course Duration: 4 hours
Description:

This course describes the outcomes required to assist a person suffering an anaphylactic reaction until the arrival of medical assistance. Application of this unit relates to the use of adrenaline autoinjecting devices (eg Anapen / Epipen.
It also covers the recognition, prevention and risk minimisation strategies related to allergic reactions and anaphylaxis.
It provides the outcomes required to develop and implement a management plan to reduce the risk of severe reactions in individuals diagnosed with anaphylaxis

Assessment:

Online theory or completion of workbook and attandance at a practical session

Entry Requirements:

N/A

Qualification Requirements:

N/A