Valid 1 year
Minimum age 16+
This half-day course is aimed at those with responsibility for looking after adults or young people with severe allergies, but is also a useful addition to any first aider’s skill set. It can be delivered as a ‘bolt-on’ to any group course or as a standalone and goes into more depth than on a standard first aid course.
for those who have an existing first aid certificate as it covers both topics in greater depth including: causes and triggers, symptoms and recognition, first aid treatment, safe use of medication and advice for the school setting / workplace. Learners will receive an accredited Ofqual certificate.
- CPR & defibrillation
- Unconscious casualty
- Common allergies & triggers
- Signs & symptoms of anaphylaxis
- Treatment of severe allergic reaction
- Use of an adrenaline auto-injector
This course is assessed through practical observation.
We will do our best to make adaptations for learners who have a disability, medical condition. If you think you might need additional help to complete any part of this course or the assessment, please let us know at the time of booking.