Anaphylaxis – Skills for Health Certified

This online training course covers a wide range of topics relating to anaphylaxis within the healthcare industry, such as the signs of anaphylaxis, precautionary measures and treatment of an anaphylactic reaction. The course will take approximately one hour to complete, and at the end of the training there are a number of multiple choice questions based on the course content, which must be answered correctly to pass the course.

Train Healthcare are fully aligned with Skills For Health and have been awarded the Skills for Health ‘Quality Mark’ for our face to face and e-learning training courses.

Course Content:

What is anaphylaxis?

Common causes

Top EU Allergens

Latex Allergy

Tree Nut Allergies

Allergy Facts

Milk Allergy

Intolerance

What happens in an allergic reaction?

Signs and Symptoms of anaphylaxis

3 Main Criteria of Anaphylaxis

Risk Factors

Treatment Options

Emergency Treatment

Auto Injectors

The Medicines Act

 

Learning Outcomes:

Candidates will understand:

  • What is anaphylaxis?
  • Who gets anaphylaxis?
  • What causes anaphylaxis?
  • How to recognise anaphylaxis
  • How to treat anaphylaxis
  • Follow up of the patient with anaphylaxis

 

Assessment:

Online assessment