10760NAT Course in Asthma Awareness

This course is specifically designed to promote the standard emergency management protocols for dealing with an asthma emergency, and raise participant’s knowledge about the underlying causes of asthma, the triggers, and the recognition and treatment of asthma.

Course outline

10760NAT Course in Asthma Awareness is designed to promote the the standard emergency management protocols for dealing with an asthma emergency, and raise participants knowledge about the underlying causes of asthma, the triggers, and recognition and treatment of asthma.

Skills and Knowledge covered

  • Triggers of asthma
  • Signs and symptoms of asthma
  • Individual asthma action plans
  • Treatment/management for mild, moderate and severe/life threatening asthma episodes.
  • Asthma medications
  • Asthma devices and devices aids
  • Workplace first aid policy and procedures

ACECQA Requirements

This course meets current ACECQA requirements for Asthma Management Training.

Qualifications

To ensure high standards, Asthma Foundation NT delivers nationally recognized training in partnership with Asthma Australia - RTO No. 4987 (http://www.asthma.org.au)

Upon successful completion, the student will receive a statement of Attainment issued by Asthma Australia

Pre-requisities

There is no specific entry requirements or pre-requisites. However, it is recommended that students have a literacy and numeracy competencies equivalent to the National Reporting System (NRS) Level 2

Assessments

  • Practical demonstration of Asthma First Aid using a puffer and spacer
  • Written multiple choice test.

Pricing and delivery

Weekdays - $75.00 per person

Weekday evenings - $75.00 per person (minimum 6 participants)

Saturdays - $95.00 per person (minimum 10 participants)

Venue

To be delivered on site.

Delivery Mode and Course Time

Face to Face - 3 hours

Who should attend?

All school staff are recommended to attend the program.

  • Teachers
  • Administration staff
  • Support staff

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