About this course
Successful completion of this course will provide participants with the knowledge and skills to be able to develop an asthma management plan and provide asthma-related first aid interventions in the workplace.
The course covers the correct use of reliever medication, recognition, risk management, prevention, and risk minimisation strategies related to asthma. Individuals completing this course will be able to apply their skills and knowledge in either the workplace or in the community.
There are specific industries that require additional training such as childcare workers, school teachers, and other related industries.
On successful completion students will be awarded the following unit of competency:
It is recommended that renewal for this course is undertaken every 3 years.
20-minute face-to-face practical assessment session in a classroom environment with the addition of online self-paced learning.
This delivery mode allows you to complete all learning components of the course online via self-paced learning and must be completed prior to attending the face-to-face practical session. You will need access to a reliable computer, tablet, or phone with internet access in order to complete the e-learning modules.
During the face-to-face practical assessment session, you will be assessed in the required skills of the course. There is a small amount of time allocated to clarify information, however, overall you should arrive prepared to perform the skills.