Epi- Pen & Anaphylaxis

A 3 hour course, for the awareness and care of a child having an allergic reaction.

Aims and Objectives
The aims and objectives of the Anaphylaxis First Aid Course are to equip all attendees with the knowledge required in the prevention, recognition and treatment of severe allergic reactions including the use of auto injectors.

General Information
Maximum of 12 attendees per instructor

Course Duration
3 Hours

Delivery Technique
This course is delivered via a range of techniques including:

  • Instructor led presentation
  • Group discussion
  • PowerPoint

The number of different methods of presentation is flexible to suit the needs of the group.

Course Assessment
This course is subject to ongoing assessment by the instructor throughout the course. There is no final assessment. The Instructor observes attendees practice sessions as the training progresses to ensure the required level of understanding.

Course Certification
All successful attendees will be awarded a certificate which is valid for three years.

What do I need to host this course on site?
A room that will comfortably seat your amount of attendees.

Half Day

    Introduction & Course Administration
    Allergic Reactions

  • What is an allergic reaction
  • Who develops them
  • Food intolerance
  • Types & Causes
  • IgE antibodies and their effects
  • Body reaction Signs & Symptoms
  • Identifying causes
  • Foods and Hidden ingredients
    Anaphylaxis

  • Anaphylaxis campaign and first aid for casualty
  • Real cases
  • Treatment
  • Emergency Action Plan
  • Help parents “let go” when child goes to nursery / school
  • Epi-pen and Ana-pen trainers
  • Dispelling myths
    Epilepsy

  • Definition
  • Causes if Epilepsy
  • Minor Seizure
  • Minor Seizure Treatment
  • Major Seizure Recognition
  • Major Seizure Do’s
  • Major Seizure Don’ts
£389 for up to 12 delegates. We can train more, just let us know.
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