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Anaphylaxis and Epinephrine Auto-Injector Administration

Learn more about the Anaphylaxis and Epinephrine Auto-Injector Administration course with Lifeguard LI

Anaphylaxis and Epinephrine Auto-Injector Administration

The American Red Cross Anaphylaxis and Epinephrine Auto-Injector Administration Training course is a one-time, two-hour training that provides individuals with the skills necessary to recognize an anaphylactic reaction and administer epinephrine using an auto-injector.

The course is designed for those who have little or no medical training, and is ideal for school personnel, child care providers, parents, grandparents, babysitters, and others who may be in a position to care for someone with a severe allergy.

Upon completion of the course, participants will receive a certificate of completion that is valid for two years.

What You Will Learn
The American Red Cross Anaphylaxis and Epinephrine Auto-Injector Administration Training course will teach you how to:
• Recognize the signs and symptoms of anaphylaxis
• Administer epinephrine using an auto-injector
• Call 9-1-1 or the local emergency number if someone shows signs of anaphylaxis
• Provide follow-up care after epinephrine has been administered
Course Objectives
At the end of this course, participants will be able to:
• Describe what anaphylaxis is and identify common triggers
• Explain how to administer epinephrine using an auto-injector
• Recognize when to call 9-1-1 or the local emergency number
• List the steps of follow up care after administering epinephrine

Prerequisites
There are no prerequisites for this course.

his two hour long course could potentially save a life, so it is well worth your time!

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