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Asthma Training for Schools and Carers.

CPD, IIRSM & Skills for Care Approved

Controlling a child’s asthma on a daily basis is crucial for their health and well-being.

Course Description

This training course was designed for anyone caring for children that have asthma. This course will provide an overview of the common types of inhalers and how to treat infants, juniors and teens.

This course will look at what asthma is, the triggers and symptoms of asthma, the different kinds of medication, what to do when a child has an asthma attack and what your schools responsibilities are.

Target Audience

This Asthma Training Course offers practical support for anyone who cares for children with asthma. It’s ideal for those who work in schools, as well as parents, guardians, youth workers and childminders. It offers comprehensive guidance on how to monitor and manage a child’s asthma while they’re at school. It’s IIRSM approved & CPD accredited.

Advantages

This online Asthma Training for Schools and Carers course is approved by leading industry bodies CPD, IIRSM and Skills for Care.

Online training is flexible, efficient and cost-effective meaning the candidate can progress through the modules at their own pace and in their own time to fit the training in around their work and personal life.

Learning Outcomes

  • Learn about the common types of inhalers and treatments for infants, juniors and teens
  • Understand asthma attacks and their triggers and the emergency procedure that needs to be followed
  • Understand what is expected from school management and staff, including what needs to be done with policies, trips, exams, exercise and emotional support

Further Progression & Related Courses

Other courses that would be useful for candidates taking this course include:

Course Module Number Module Name Pass % Required
Asthma Training for Schools & Carers 1 What is Asthma? 70%
Asthma Training for Schools & Carers 2 Triggers and Symptoms of Asthma 70%
Asthma Training for Schools & Carers 3 Medication 70%
Asthma Training for Schools & Carers 4 Asthma Attacks 70%
Asthma Training for Schools & Carers 5 School Responsibilities 70%

Recommended System Requirements:

  • Browser: Up to date web browser
  • Video: Up to date video drivers
  • Memory: 1Gb+ RAM
  • Download Speed: Broadband (3Mb+)

Duration:

50 minutes

(Note: This is based on the amount of video content shown and is rounded off. It does not account in any way for loading time or thinking time on the questions).

£20.00 +VAT

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