Anaphylaxis Training Course

covering a range of Adrenaline Auto-Injectors, including Epi-Pen®

Equip your staff with the skills they need to spot the signs of anaphylaxis and to react fast

More Allergens, Affecting More People

There is a growing number of people in the UK suffering with life threatening allergies (anaphylaxis). The substances to which they're reacting is growing too, and includes a wide variety of foods as well as non-food substances such as latex.

Responding quickly and correctly to anaphylactic shock is really important. This course provides skills beyond those provided in regular first aid courses to help you deal with such emergencies.

Who is this Anaphylaxis & Epi-pen course suitable for?

This course is particularly suitable if you:

  • work in a food manufacturing environment
  • work in a food preparation or retailing environment (restaurants, cafes etc)
  • work in an area where food is consumed, particularly by or around children (schools, nurseries etc)

What's covered in the Anaphylaxis & Epipen Course?

There are two versions of this course - one with and one without CPR training.  They cover the following content:

  • Without CPR Version
  • With CPR Version

Attendees will learn skills in the following areas:

First Aid & CPR:

  • Aims of First Aid
  • Dealing with Emergencies
  • The Responsibility of a first aider
  • CPR & AED for adults & children
  • Care of an Unconscious Casualty
  • Recovery Position demonstration and practice
  • Choking – Treatment of a Choking casualty

Anaphylactic Shock:

  • Definition of anaphylaxis
  • Description of Body’s response to an allergen
  • Causes & prevalence
  • Signs & symptoms- recognition of the condition
  • Use of Epi-pen®, Emerade® and Jext® Adrenaline Auto-injector devices
  • Who can use them and under what circumstances
  • How they are administered
  • Legal implications of administering
  • Practice using Epi-pen®, Emerade® and Jext® Adrenaline Auto-injector training devices
  • Complications- possible need for CPR as casualties may stop breathing
  • Questions and answers

This course uses the Anaphylaxis Campaign’s Allergywise material as endorsed by The Anaphylaxis Campaign and the RCN.

Why Should You Book Your Course With Us?

We are specialists in first aid training and related healthcare courses.  We don't do anything else.  Our trainers are experts who've been training organisations like yours for years. Most have front-line experience using their skills in Medical, Emergency Services or Military environments.

We work hard to make your compliance easy. With regulated courses, reminders, first aider reports and training advice, we help to cut the time you spend administering your first aid.

And because we're not the household name you think of when you're looking for first aid, we make sure that you get the best value training that we can give you.

Specialist Training

We're specialists - first aid & related training is all we do. So you get the very best learning experience

Reduce Admin

We'll remind you when your next training is due. Want a report on your existing first aiders? Just ask!

Save Money

Save up to 30 - 50% on the price of our Workplace courses compared to the national brands

Here's What Some Of Our Customers Have To Say

Good Theory and Practical Skills

An excellent update and refresher. Good theory and practical skills

Ray S ... Care Home Staff

Great Session

Great session - very interactive and informative

Emma L ... Practice Nurse, GP Practice

Always Enjoy this Class

Always enjoy this class. Easy to understand teaching

Sharon C ... Residential Home Staff

Reinforces and Updates

Very useful course as it reinforces and updates our knowledge and practise

Sheila B ... Care Home Staff

Most Interesting / Informative

This is the most interesting / informative Resus course I have attended! Really enjoyed it, thank you

Sue W ... Care Home

Very useful in Work and Home Life

Always find this course interesting and very useful in both work and home life

Angela E ... Healthcare Professional

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