RTO # 40833

Course in First Aid Management of Anaphylaxis






  • All learning material for this unit is provided via our online learning portal and all equipment is provided for the practical assessments.
  • A learner undertaking this course will require a specific skill level in Language, Literacy and Numeracy.

    The course has been assessed as requiring the following Australian Core Skills Framework levels:

    • Learning – Level 2
    • Reading – Level 2
    • Writing – Level 2
    • Oral Communication – Level 1
    • Numeracy – Level 1

Course in First Aid Management of Anaphylaxis

Course Code: : 22578VIC

Study 24/7 Anywhere Anytime.
Clinical Practice Training On The Job.
Gain Experience In Real-Life Emergencies.


This course will provide the participant with the skills and knowledge required to assist a person suffering an anaphylactic reaction using the casualty’s own adrenaline device until the arrival of medical assistance. Participants will also develop knowledge and skills in recognition, management, prevention and risk minimisation of allergic reactions.

Course Fees

Full Course Fee:

AUD $215.00


ALL EMS Education & Training courses are available 24/7, with commencement available anytime.

Award Issued

Students who successfully complete both the theoretical and practical assessment components of this nationally recognised training will be awarded the statement of attainment for:

  • 22578VIC – Course in First Aid Management of Anaphylaxis


  • Demonstration of practical skills
  • Role play/scenario work
  • Written assessment

Course Overview

  • Understanding anaphylaxis
  • Triggers of anaphylaxis
  • Signs and symptoms of an allergic reaction
  • The emergency action plan
  • The adrenaline auto-injector – what it does
  • Using, handling and safe storage of the adrenaline auto-injector
  • Risk assessment and risk minimisation strategies
  • Legislation and responsibilities
  • Evaluation of policies, procedures and emergency incidents