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Course Name

Asthma and anaphylaxis emergencies in the Workplace Course – Accredited Course

Course Delivery

Group Booking Discounts Available and this training can be delivered at your workplace for groups, please enquire about our competitive pricing for your workplace training visit today.

Course Duration

4 Hours

Course Certificate

Issued Same Day (Conditions Apply)

Course Cost

$99 (may vary)

Is the course nationally accredited?


Previously Known as

Workplace Level 2

Senior first aid

First aid refresher

Apply first aid


Available Discounts

Group Booking Discounts Available

Asthma and anaphylaxis emergencies in the Workplace Course – Accredited Course

About Asthma and anaphylaxis emergencies - First Aid Pro

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This full colour 64 page Learners Guide is FREE to every participant    * Conditions apply

This 4-hour course will provide you with an understanding of how to apply immediate First Aid to a person suffering from an anaphylaxis or asthma emergency in the workplace, home, school, in fact anywhere.

The course covers ASCIA Anaphylaxis action plan, Asthma action plan, what to do in an emergency situation, what your legal requirements are to provide First Aid to someone having an anaphylaxis episode or Asthma Attack.

The course is compliant with workplace legislation and meets school, and child care centre requirements. There is an annual refresher required for all people holding this course qualification for currency to be maintained. This course is offered regularly as a public course at various venues or can be tailored to your workplace needs and suitable times.

Course Delivery

Prior to attending the face-to-face training, you will be required to complete the pre-course reading, and completed quiz and bring it to the training session on the day. It is a self-paced, self-directed, and mandatory component of the course. The actual number of study hours required for each learner to complete the quiz varies depending on the learners existing knowledge, skills and experience.

Course Content

  • Assess the situation
  • Provide appropriate first aid treatment for anaphylactic reaction
  • Communicate details of the incident
  • Correct storage, use, management of epipen adrenaline autoinjectors.
  • Evaluate first aid response to anaphylactic reaction
  • Identify individuals at risk of allergic reactions and anaphylaxis
  • Develop individual’s anaphylaxis management plans
  • Implement strategies to prevent allergic and anaphylactic reactions
  • Develop and implement a communication plan to raise awareness of allergic reactions and anaphylaxis
  • Develop Asthma Action plans, how to use them and store them
  • Skills to correctly administer Asthma reliever medication and relief.
  • Completing reporting requirements as per legislated standards
  • ACECQA approved course content and delivery


There are no pre-requisites or co-requisites for this accredited course.


4 hours face to face training. Refresher course 2 hours. Mandatory to update every 12 months.


Participants must be able to demonstrate theoretical knowledge with the practical skills.

  • Practical exercise- how to use an EpiPen and scenario based
  • Practical exercise – correct use of an asthma spacer and reliever puffer
  • Workbook – written answer and multiple choice
  • group activities, scenarios and verbal questions and answers


Upon successful completion of course, participants will receive a nationally recognised Statement of Attainment from Firstaidpro RTO #40407.

This accredited short course meets the requirements of the Victorian Department of Education (DEECD) and Early Childhood Development for staff working in schools and children services.

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