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22300VIC Course in First Aid Management of Anaphylaxis

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Course in First Aid Management of Anaphylaxis

This anaphylaxis course is based on the Australian Resuscitation Council (ARC) guidelines and the Australian Society of Clinical Immunology and Allergy (ASCIA) Action Plans and advice, and will give you the skills to recognise, treat and manage a severe life threatening allergic reaction, correctly use adrenaline auto-injectors and develop risk minimisation plans, anaphylaxis policies and communication plans.
The Course in First Aid Management of Anaphylaxis contains two units, VU21800 Provide First Aid Management of Anaphylaxis
and VU21801 Develop Risk Minimisation and Risk Management Strategies for Anaphylaxis.

Learning Objectives

  • Confirm an allergic reaction

  • Respond to the situation

  • Provide appropriate first aid treatment for anaphylactic reaction

  • Communicate details of the incident

  • Evaluate response to the anaphylaxis incident

Delivery Mode
Premium Health offers 2 delivery options. These options give you the opportunity to choose the way you would like to undertake the course. Shorter course times may mean there is often work to be undertaken online. Not all delivery modes are offered as public training.

  • 2 hours and 45 minutes face-to-face training and assessment

  • 1 hour and 45 minutes face-to-face assessment and online e-Learning

Qualification Issued
22300VIC Course in First Aid Management of Anaphylaxis

More About This Course
Your trainer will be a nurse or a paramedic. As a trusted health professional, they will teach the 'why' of first aid and are committed to you leaving your course with confidence and competence.
Some topics covered in the Course in First Aid Management of Anaphylaxis are:

  • Understanding the physiology of a severe allergic reaction

  • Recognising what can trigger a severe allergic reaction

  • Action plan to avoid triggers

  • Recognising the difference between a mild and severe allergic reaction

  • First aid management of a casualty suffering a severe allergic reaction

  • How to deliver adrenaline through an autoinjector device such as an EpiPen

  • Safe handling, storage and maintenance of the EpiPen

  • Workplace policy for anaphylaxis

  • Develop risk minimisation plan, management plan and strategies for anaphylaxis

Public Dates

LocationCourse TitleTraining BeginsSeats LeftPrice
(ex GST)
Hampton East (Training Room 1)

Hampton East (Training Room 1)
Premium Health Training Room 1 (Enter via South Road)
350 South Road
Hampton East 3188

22300VIC Course in First Aid Management of AnaphylaxisTue, 23 Nov 2021
9:30am - 12:15pm
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I have been in the Police Force for 23 years and never in my career have I ever experienced such a knowledgeable, engaging and friendly first aid instructor than I have today. I have also never felt so confident and competent in my ability to administer first aid as a result of today’s training.

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