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Anaphylaxis First Aid

Anaphylaxis First Aid

This course is designed to provide the candidate with the competence and skill to deliver immediate treatment to people suffering from anaphylaxis.

Anaphylaxis is a severe allergic reaction and is potentially life threatening. It normally occurs after someone with a severe allergy is exposed to the substance they are allergic to.

Course Content

  • What is an allergic reaction?
  • What is anaphylaxis?
  • Dealing with an unconscious casualty
  • Primary Survey
  • Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)
  • Auto-injector (Epi-Pen) Theory and Practice

Pre-requisites

No previous knowledge of first aid is needed prior to course.

Qualification

This course is continually assessed by the trainer throughout the session and a certificate of competency will be awarded on successful completion of the course which lasts for 1 year. There is no final examination for this course.

Course Length

3 hours

Course Cost

£30 per person

Booking

Open course dates and booking information can be found on our Course Availability page.