Participants in this course will be able to identify the triggers, signs and symptoms of allergic reactions, including anaphylaxis.
Develop risk management and risk minimisation strategies for anaphylaxis. This includes the development and implementation of pre-emergency risk assessment/management and the development of individual anaphylaxis management plans.
Provide an emergency first aid response to a individual experiencing anaphylaxis, until the arrival of medical assistance. This includes standard first aid procedures and the specific skills and knowledge to administer adrenaline using an adrenaline auto injector.
Staff in workplaces, especially within an education and care setting, who are required to respond to a first aid emergency.
Child care industry
It is recommended that participants already hold current competencies in the following
- HLTAID012 Provide First Aid in an Education and Care Setting or HLTAID011 Provide First Aid
- HLTAID009 Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation
Total duration is 4 hrs face to face
Generally delivered with VU22927 Manage asthma risks and emergencies in the workplace
Your workplace for group bookings
- VU21800 Provide first aid management of anaphylaxis
- VU21801 Develop risk minimisation and risk management strategies for anaphylaxis
VU22927 Manage asthma risks and emergencies in the workplace
Child care industry requires refresher training every 12months
22300VIC – Course in First Aid Management of Anaphylaxis