Anaphylaxis management training is accredited training that includes
information about allergies and anaphylaxis, recognising signs and
symptoms, managing and treating an allergic reaction (including
administration of an EpiPen® and the Anapen®) and minimising the risk of
exposure to allergens in children’s services.
The course on offer, First Aid Management of Anaphylaxis (22099VIC, formerly known as 21659VIC),
is recognised by the Victorian Government for the purpose of the
Children’s Services Regulations 1998. The statement of results indicate
that units VU20296- Provide first aid management of severe allergic reactions and anaphylaxis and VU20297 - Develop risk minimisation and management strategies for allergic reaction and anaphylaxis, have been completed.
The course costs $80.00 per person, and runs for about 3.0 hours (depending upon the class size).