Anaphylaxis

 

This course is designed for workplace First Aiders, working in an environment where they may have to deal with those more susceptible to anaphylaxis.

 

This is a 3 hour course and is available on site.  More information on the elements covered can be found below.

The anaphylaxis training syllabus covers:

  • Understanding the roles and responsibilities of a First Aider.
  • Assessing the situation and acting safely, effectively and promptly in an emergency
  • Dealing with an unconscious casualty
  • Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)
  • Record keeping and administration of medications
  • Definition of anaphylaxis
  • Common causes of anaphylaxis
  • Recognition
  • Treatment including the use of an Auto-Injector