Basic Life Support & Anaphylaxis Management
Duration 1/2 day (4 hours)
The QA Level 2 Award in Basic Life Support and Management of Anaphylaxis (RQF) qualification has been designed for those who have a specific responsibility at work, at home or in voluntary and community activities, to provide basic life support and manage anaphylaxis when dealing with an emergency.
- Chain of survival
- Incident and casualty assessment
- Managing an unresponsive casualty
- CPR (and AED if available on site)
- Recovery Position
- Common anaphylaxis triggers
- Signs and symptoms of anaphylaxis
- Treatment Medication Adrenaline auto-injectors
Methods of Delivery
Delegates will be involved in group work, theory and personal reflections.
- Course Content
- Training Considerations
- Related Courses
Successful candidates will be able to recognise the signs and symptoms of anaphylaxis, and will be equipped with the vital skills needed to administer safe, prompt and effective treatment.
Anyone with responsibility for another person and with interest in saving lives.
Delegates do not need previous knowledge or experience. They must be suitably dressed and reasonably fit - prepared to lay / kneel on the floor.
Upon completion of the course, the delegates will receive a certificate of attendance.
Emergency First Aid