18/05/2019 - 31/03/2021
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
About the Course
The Basic Life Support and Management of Anaphylaxis course is four hours and is designed to be delivered in one day. The course comprises of practical work and theoretical classroom work, including practical assessment on CPR, AED and use of an adrenaline auto-injector.
Candidates must be a minimum of 16 years of age at the time of taking the assessment. No prior knowledge is required.
A range of subjects are covered including:
- Assessing an incident
- Providing first aid to an unresponsive casualty
- CPR including AED
- Pocket mask
- Recovery position
- Recognising a casualty with anaphylaxis
- Using an adrenaline auto-injector
Basic Life Support and the Management of Anaphylaxis is Trainer Assessed throughout the course and the assessment should determine a candidate’s ability to act safely, promptly and effectively to deal with a casualty suffering from anaphylaxis
In order to re-qualify candidates must complete the training and assessment again.