Allergy Awareness

Anaphylaxis first aid course

Severe allergic reactions (Anaphylaxis) can kill without immediate first aid. Allergies affect one in three of the UK population, and each year numbers grow by 5%. Anaphylaxis is the most severe allergic reaction, common cause are insect stings, foods i.e nuts and some medications.

This course is for anyone who needs training in how and when to use an auto-injector in the treatment of anaphylaxis.

What you will learn

The prevention, recognition and treatment of severe allergic reaction including the use of auto injectors and CPR.

Course content

  • Auto injectors
  • Resuscitation ( CPR all ages )
  • Communication and casualty care
  • Understanding and recognising allergic
  • Primary survey
  • Unresponsive casualty treatment