Responding to Anaphylactic Reactions

Responding to Anaphylactic Reactions

Course Specification:

Qualification accreditation number: 603/2457/0

Description: This qualification is intended for those working with individuals that have been diagnosed with anaphylaxis and where medication may need to be administered.

Many attendees are those working in environments that support children that may be at risk of severe allergic reactions, for example, those working in nurseries and other early years settings.

Our Pricing

Pricing that is both clear and transparent.

Prices start at £31.67 + VAT per person (based on 12 people).

Minimum of 3; maximum of 12 people per trainer.

If you have more than 12 people, please contact us for a quote.

Responding to Anaphylactic Reactions

The Responding to Anaphylactic Reactions short course is ideal for childcare or preschool workers who want to learn how to use an Adrenaline Auto-Injector (AAI) in an emergency first aid situation.

You will also learn how to perform effective CPR on a child or infant who has stopped breathing, how to use an AED (defibrillator) safely and confidently, and how to fix common problems like low batteries or outdated pads.

You will also learn how to place your casualty in the recovery position (child or infant) and hand them over to emergency personnel.

This first aid qualification is OFQUAL-regulated, accredited by Qualifications Network UK, and meets the training guidelines of the Resuscitation Council UK.

responding to anaphylactic reactions

Responding to Anaphylactic Reactions Learning outcomes;

Be able to administer and provide first aid to a casualty who:

  • is unresponsive but breathing normally.
  • is unresponsive but NOT breathing normally.
  • is having a severe allergic reaction.

Be able to:

  • safely use an adrenaline auto-injector
  • place a casualty into the recovery position.
  • monitor their casualty.
  • give a handover to emergency services.

Course Duration

3 guided learning hours (1/2 day)

Course Tests

Multiple Choice Question Paper.

  • 70% required to pass this part of the course (4 out of 6)

Practical Observations.

  • For this qualification, learners must be able to perform relevant practical tasks on the floor during the summative assessment. 100% pass mark required.

The assessment will take place under examination conditions; i.e. learners will sit at least 1.25 metres apart and will not be allowed to confer during the examination. No books, including dictionaries, will be permitted during the examination.

Course Qualification

Learners who successfully pass all of the course’s practical elements and the multi-choice question paper will be awarded an Ofqual approved QNUK Level 3 Award in Responding to Anaphylactic Reactions (RQF).

This qualification is valid for 1 year from the assessment date of the course

Each learner will receive:

  • An Ofqual-regulated QNUK Level 3 Award in Responding to Anaphylactic Reactions (RQF).
  • An Ofqual-regulated QNUK Level 3 Award in Responding to Anaphylactic Reactions (RQF) pdf certificate.
  • QNUK plastic qualification card for a wallet or purse.

Course Pre-requisites

Learners must be at least 16 years old to pursue this qualification.

Learners will be required to demonstrate first aid procedures as they would in the workplace.

This includes performing CPR on a casualty who is on the floor and thus physically able to do so.

There are no other requirements for this qualification.

Geographical Coverage

This qualification is available to candidates in England, Wales, and Northern Ireland.

The Qualification can be delivered in other countries however candidates should be aware that the content was developed in accordance with current UK practice.

Other Courses We Offer

Our pricing is open and transparent, with no hidden costs.

Book your course date with us, and we will come to your location to provide first aid training for you.

We also run workplace open courses from our centre in Rugby

Ideal for local businesses and individuals seeking nationally recognised accredited first aid qualifications.

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