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22578VIC Course in First Aid Management of Anaphylaxis

Nationally Recognised Training

Learn how to provide first aid for anaphylaxis using an autoinjector


Get the confidence, knowledge and skills to recognise and manage anaphylactic emergencies including the use of the adrenaline auto-injector.

This course teaches how to recognise and respond to anaphylaxis first aid emergencies as well as anaphylaxis management.

The course topics include signs, symptoms and triggers, anaphylaxis action plans and auto-injector administration.

This course is taught by St John trainers with over 100 years of combined experience and backgrounds in Nursing, Education and Leadership. They are ready to share their experience and passion with you that creates confidence to perform first aid should you ever need to.

4 hours Face to Face

Course outline

This course covers the following:

  • Anaphylaxis and allergy overview

  • Anaphylaxis signs, symptoms and triggers

  • Anaphylaxis medications and devices

  • Anaphylaxis action plans

  • Anaphylaxis risk management planning for the workplace

  • Hands-on-practice adrenaline auto-injector administration (Epi-pen)

  • Asthma and Anaphylaxis first aid management

Statements of attainment

On successful completion of this course you will be issued a Certificate which is a statement of attainment in:

  • 22578VIC - Course in First Aid Management of Anaphylaxis

St John recommends, as per the First Aid in the Workplace Code of Practice and the Australian Resuscitation Council (ARC) guidelines, that asthma and anaphylaxis skills are renewed every 12 months.


Training Cancellations / Refund Policy: Refunds will not be issued for cancellations made less than 5 business days prior to the start of your course. If you wish to cancel, you must contact St John 1300 360 455 or emailing at least 5 working days prior to the commencement of the course to be eligible for a refund of the course fees. Full terms and conditions can be found here.

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