22578VIC – Course in First Aid Management of Anaphylaxis

Gain skills and confidence to recognise anaphylaxis signs and symptoms‚ and provide an emergency first aid response to manage a severe life-threatening allergic reaction.
This anaphylaxis management course is based on Australian Resuscitation Council guidelines, and Australian Society of Clinical Immunology and Allergy action plans and advice.

Target Audience:

Suitable for members of the community‚ including parents, teachers, childcare workers, aged care workers, disability workers, youth workers and allied health professionals.

Learning Outcomes:

  • On successful completion of this course, students will be issued with a nationally recognised statement of attainment for 22578VIC Course in First Aid Management of Anaphylaxis

Learning Methods:

Students will be assessed through the demonstration of practical skills‚ participation in role plays, analysis of case studies, and with a written test.

Program Benefits:

  • Recognise and treat severe life-threatening allergic reactions
  • Gain confidence to help someone suffering a life-threatening situation
  • Learn how to correctly use an adrenaline auto-injector
  • Develop risk minimisation plans, anaphylaxis policies, and communication plans


  • Identify the triggers, signs and symptoms of allergic reactions, including anaphylaxis
  • Develop risk management and risk minimisation strategies for anaphylaxis.
  • Provide an emergency first aid response to an individual experiencing anaphylaxis
  • Administer adrenaline using an adrenaline autoinjector

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