An accredited 3-Day Programme to enable senior carers to administer medicines in a nursing home (England).
Epipen® & Adrenaline Auto-Injector Administration (Epipen®/ Jext®/ Emerade®)
The accredited course you need to support a person with anaphylaxis and understand their medicines. This course is a 2 hour session.
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Are your staff fully trained to administer Epipen®, Emerade® or Jext®?
You never know when a person in your care may experience an anaphylactic reaction. Staff need to be confident and trained on current best practice to fully support a person with anaphylaxis. Our Adrenaline Auto-Injector Administration course provides staff with detailed information on anaphylaxis, its symptoms and causes, available treatments as well as up to date guidance on effectively using different types of injectors.
- What anaphylaxis is and what causes it
- How common is anaphylaxis
- What the symptoms are
- What the treatments are
- What the emergency treatment for anaphylaxis is
- How to use different types of injectors
- Procedures needed in the care setting
- Practice how to use an adrenaline auto-injector
The accredited course you need to support a person with anaphylaxis and understand their medicines.
This course is:
- Accredited by the Royal Pharmaceutical Society
- Developed and presented by qualified Pharmacist trainers
- Compliant with CQC requirements
- Evidenced by a certificate of successful completion
Face to Face Course£350 + VAT for a groups of up to 16 delegates. Course presented by a qualified Pharmacist trainer.
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