22282VIC - Course in the Management of Asthma Risks and Emergencies in the Workplace & 

22300VIC - Course in First Aid Management of Anaphylaxis

Course description

This combined Asthma and Anaphylaxis course is designed to train participants to deal with Asthma and Anaphylaxis attacks in a range of situations, including childcare centres, schools, public places, workplaces, and sporting events. Also suitable for individuals, family members, friends concerned about Asthma and / or Anaphylaxis for themselves or someone they know.


This unit of competency has been developed to provide participants with the skills to recognise an Asthma attack, provide first aid assistance and hold blue reliever medication in a first aid kit for Asthma emergencies within State and Territory guidelines. 

This course teaches you to recognise and assist a person suffering an anaphylactic reaction until the arrival of medical assistance. This training session includes the use of adrenaline auto-injecting devices (EpiPen®). The training is in response to the increasing number of individuals in the population with the potential to experience an anaphylaxis allergic reaction.

 

Course duration


Option 1: Flexible Learning:

  • Self-study with online eLearning prior to face to face training

  • Face to face (3.5 hour delivery) 


Option 2: Full Course:

  • Face to face, no online eLearning (5.5 hour delivery)

The combined accredited Anaphylaxis and Asthma skills set course is designed to comply with childcare first aid regulations. 

 

On 1 January 2012, the ‘National Quality Framework for Early Childhood Education and Care' began. It was introduced across Australia to help children have the best possible start in life. Under the Education and Care Services National Law ACECQA must publish a list of approved First Aid qualifications, Anaphylaxis Management training and Emergency Asthma Management training.


This combined course includes the 2 units above from ACECQA approved list:

 

Course content

  • Types of Asthma, allergic reactions, Anaphylaxis and the potential consequences of the conditions

  • Causes of Asthma, allergic reactions and Anaphylaxis

  • Prevention strategies and risk identification and minimisation for people at risk

  • Recognise signs and symptoms of Asthma, allergic reactions and Anaphylaxis

  • Control the situation and administer first aid treatment for Asthma and Anaphylaxis, including urgent request for emergency assistance

  • The use of the adrenaline auto-injectors (EpiPen®)

  • Identify children and others that may be at risk

  • Identify and understand an Asthma Action Plan and an Anaphylaxis Action Plan

  • Recognition of the signs of worsening Asthma and carry out Asthma first aid

  • Knowledge of reliever and preventer medication and their use

  • Knowledge of how to use a spacer device with reliever medication

  • Exercise Induced Asthma (EIA) and how to prevent and manage

  • How to administer supporting first aid to an undiagnosed person


Prerequisites

Minimum age for participants is 14 years. To be awarded the combined Anaphylaxis & Asthma skills set completion of the online eWorkbook for both topics are required prior to training and evidence given to the trainer (option 1).







Materials provided

A quality first aid manual. A coloured certificate with a coloured hard plastic wallet card, replica of the certificate. An emailed copy of your certificate when competent and a web based verification system to authenticate your award. The use of training reliever medication (bronchodilator) with small & large volume spacers & masks. The use of auto-injector trainers (EpiPen®). Up to date first aid material, PowerPoint presentation, DVDs.


Classes

GROUP BOOKINGS ONLY. We come to you, tailored to your industry (our group rate is capped at 15 participants).

 

Certificate validity

Certificate valid for 3 years as per industry standard. 

 

Prices

$1,350 our group rate is capped at 15 participants. CLICK HERE for further details and our payment terms. Our courses may be eligible for Health Fund Rebate please check with your health fund for rebate and cover eligibility.

Assessment

In the face to face portion of the training, you are taught how to provide Anaphylaxis and Asthma first aid with confidence. Training You First Aid conducts progressive scenario based assessments throughout the course along with a multiple choice assessment. Individual practical assessment of competency in the delivery of reliever medication (bronchodilator) with spacer & mask. Individual practical assessment of competency in the use of auto-injectors (EpiPen®). 

 

Nationally Recognised Training 

This statement of attainment is nationally recognised and workplace approved throughout Australia. It is listed on ACECQA’s published list of approved first aid qualifications. Training and assessment delivered on behalf of Allens Training Pty Ltd RTO 90909



National Recognised 

Statement of Attainment:

22300VIC - Course in First Aid Management of Anaphylaxis &

    

22282VIC - Course in the Management of Asthma Risks and Emergencies in the Workplace                                                  


This unit of training will provide participants with the skills and knowledge to deliver blue reliever medication and adrenaline auto-injectors within State and Territory guidelines who work in either:


Employees of childcare centres
Employees of schools
Parents/Guardians 
Volunteers
Visiting specialists to children’s services and schools
Community organisations 
Sporting organisations
Individuals, family members, friends concerned about Asthma and severe allergic reactions for themselves or someone they know.


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