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Anaphylaxis and Epinephrine Auto-Injector

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Anaphylaxis and Epinephrine Auto-Injector

The American Red Cross Anaphylaxis and Epinephrine Auto-Injector Training Course is a comprehensive training program that teaches you how to recognize the signs and symptoms of anaphylaxis and how to properly use an epinephrine auto-injector.

Anaphylaxis is a potentially life-threatening allergic reaction that can occur within minutes of exposure to an allergen. Epinephrine is the first-line treatment for anaphylaxis and can be administered with an auto-injector, which is a device that pre-loads a single dose of epinephrine.

The American Red Cross Anaphylaxis and Epinephrine Auto-Injector Training Course is designed for anyone who may be at risk for anaphylaxis, including those with severe allergies to insect stings, foods, or medications. The course covers the following topics:

• Recognizing the signs and symptoms of anaphylaxis
• Proper administration of epinephrine with an auto-injector
• First aid for anaphylactic reactions
• emergency action plan for anaphylaxis
The course takes approximately two hours to complete and includes a hands-on component where participants practice administering epinephrine with an auto-injector. Upon successful completion of the course, participants will receive a certificate of completion.

The American Red Cross Anaphylaxis and Epinephrine Auto-Injector Training Course is a comprehensive training program that teaches you how to recognize the signs and symptoms of anaphylaxis and how to properly use an epinephrine auto-injector. The course is designed for anyone who may be at risk for anaphylaxis and covers the following topics: recognizing the signs and symptoms of anaphylaxis, proper administration of epinephrine with an auto-injector, first aid for anaphylactic reactions, emergency action plan for anaphylaxis. The course takes approximately two hours to complete and includes a hands-on component where participants practice administering epinephrine with an auto-injector. Upon successful completion of the course, participants will receive a certificate of completion.

Visit Lifeguard LI or Contact us at (516) 405-0676 for more details about signing up for a Anaphylaxis and Epinephrine Auto-Injector course on Long Island, NY.