Anaphylaxis and EpiPen training assists candidates in administering an Epipen where required. This course will give candidates confidence to deal with emergency situations, giving them the ability to provide life-saving support for severe allergic reactions.
Would you be confident using an EpiPen in the event of an emergency?
Topics include the safe treatment of severe allergic reactions and relevant basic life support techniques.
The full course content is:
- The legalities of treating Anaphylaxis
- Common causes of allergic reactions
- Recognition of the signs and symptoms
- Administration of auto-injectors
- Recording the use of auto-injectors
- Preparing to carry out basic life support
Assessment and Certification
Candidates are assessed during each practical activity throughout the course.
On completing the EpiPen training each candidate will receive a certificate. The certificate achieved on this course is valid for life, however we recommend that the course be re-taken after 3 years to refresh knowledge and ensure that the candidates are kept up to date with any recommended changes to practice.
Who needs Anaphylaxis and EpiPen training?
Anaphylaxis and EpiPen training is ideally suited for those working in environments where auto-injectors may be required. They are common in workplaces such as:
- Nursing Homes
- Child Care Facilities
First Aid for Schools
We can organise staff training around school holidays, training days and are also able to offer weekend or evening courses.
For group bookings simply complete the form on CONTACT US with details of your request
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