Courses can be tailored to suit your needs.
Rural Locations throughout NSW
I Can Save a life will come to your workplace, sports clubs, child care centre, school, and home offering a quality service of teaching vital first aid skills.
The Asthma and Anaphylaxis Management (Asthma 10760NAT and Anaphylaxis 10710NAT)) combined course delivers the essential principles, skills and knowledge in the first aid management of asthma and anaphylaxis including the use of the adrenaline auto-injector (e.g. Epi-pen). This course is approved by the Australian Children’s Education & Care Quality Authority (ACECQA) to meet the asthma management training requirements of child care workers.
Signs and symptoms of asthma and anaphylaxis
Triggers that can cause an asthma attack
Medication and delivery devices for the management of asthma
Identifying potential asthma emergencies
Treating a mild, moderate and severe asthma episode
First aid assistance in an undiagnosed individual
First aid treatment for anaphylaxis
Identifying individuals at risk of allergic reactions and anaphylaxis
Developing individual anaphylaxis management plans
Avoidance and preventative measures to take for children with severe allergies
Managing severe allergic reactions, including the use of the adrenaline auto-injector (e.g. Epi-pen)
Participants must be a minimum of 14 years of age on the date of final assessment
It is highly recommended that all participants hold a current CPR certificate,
Minimum of 4 people
4-5 hours including assessment.
The course is assessed through demonstration, presentation and application of all elements of competency in the workplace. Participants will be required to complete activities that may include role-plays, oral and written questioning, practical demonstrations, perform scenarios and pre-course online learning.
Upon successful completion of the course, participants will receive a Nationally Recognised Statement of Attainment for the following units of competence:
10760NAT - Course in Emergency Asthma Management
10710VIC - Course in First Aid Management of Anaphylaxis
To maintain the currency and validity of your skills, industry requires an Asthma Management and an Anaphylaxis Management course be completed every 3 years from the date of final assessment.
““The training sessions provided by I Can Save A Life were very
engaging and well paced. Jennifer provided very relevant information
appropriate to our type of setting and ensured that all staff understood the information, which she delivered in a comprehensive and entertaining way.”
Ruth - Director/owner - Early Childhood Teacher