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Anaphylaxis Awareness Instructor Training

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Anaphylaxis Awareness and Auto-injector (EpiPen® and Jext®) Instructor Course

  Epinephrine Injection using Auto-Injector Syringe Our Anaphylaxis Awareness Instructor  training course is designed for those who are delivering first aid qualifications and Health Care trainers who want to add further subject areas to their training portfolio. With there being so much evidence that the medical condition of anaphylaxis is on the increase, there needs to be a greater understanding of just what anaphylaxis is and just as importantly how it’s managed in the area of first aid. This Instructor course is designed to give you the knowledge and practical skill to be able to pass on to your learners just how to manage this life threatening condition.

We will also show you how the commonly used auto injectors (EpiPen® and Jext®) work, and other delivery methods. You will also receive comprehensive course materials including lesson plans and Power Point presentations as well as auto injector trainer units.

The course content will include the health and safety implications that arise with this subject area, as well as the area of anaphylaxis risk assessment and an understanding of how the UK Resuscitation Council protocols fit with HSE guidelines

Public Course Dates

Click below to view and book a place on our forthcoming courses:

2016 Anaphylaxis Awareness Instructor Public Course Dates

Anaphylaxis (Epi-Pen) Instructor Courses

Course Date (s) Times Venue Cost  
Anaphylaxis Instructor To be advised

2016 Combined Anaphylaxis Instructor and Medication Instructor Public Course Dates

Combined Anaphylaxis (Epi-Pen) Instructor And Medical Gases Instructor Courses

Course Date (s) Times Venue Cost  
Anaphylaxis Awareness Instructor and Medical Gases Instructor Courses To be advised

Course Content:

  • Understanding what anaphylaxis is
  • Common causes of anaphylaxis
  • Signs & symptoms
  • Management of anaphylaxis
  • Safe use of the auto-injectors
  • Risk assessment of anaphylaxis

Course Duration:

This is a half-day course (4 hours)

Instructor / Learner Ratio:

min: 1:1 max: 1:12

Awarding Body / Certification:

Cognet Occupational Safety and Health

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Course Requirements / Notes:

This course is specifically aimed at first aid trainers and health care trainers

Course Delivery and Lead Times:

Cognet are specialists in delivering on-site training throughout England and Wales.

As a general rule-of-thumb we would ask for at least four weeks lead time, however we have a very customer-focused philosophy and will always try our utmost to meet your more pressing requirements.

We also run public courses for a range of our courses predominantly at venues in the West Midlands. Our current schedule of courses can be seem on our Public Courses page. If you cannot find the course you are looking for please contact us as we may be able to help you directly or by putting you in touch with another company who can.


Further Information

Ofqual Regulated:

Suggested Progression: