Course in Management of Asthma Risks and Emergencies in the Workplace

Course Overview

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.

It should also be noted that the course was designed for the management of asthma emergencies rather than the day-to-day treatment of asthma.

The course is aimed at a wide variety of participants such as:

  • Teachers
  • Child care workers
  • Aged care workers
  • Disability workers
  • Sports coaches
  • Youth workers
  • Designated first aiders/first aid officers

Qualification Structure

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Learning Mode

  • On campus
  • On the job

Assessment Method

  • Written test
  • Demonstration and Observation
  • Case Studies
  • Role Play

Entry Requirements

Entrants to the course are best equipped to successfully undertake the training if they have language, literacy and oracy skills that align to Level 3 of the Australian Core Skills Framework (ACSF).

This means that the participant should be able to demonstrate the following:

Reading Level 3:

  • Evaluates and integrates information and ideas to construct meaning from a range of familiar and some unfamiliar texts and text types
  • Selects and applies a range of reading strategies as appropriate to purpose and text type

Writing Level 3:

Communicates relationships between ideas and information in a style appropriate to audience and purpose

Selects vocabulary, grammatical structures and conventions appropriate to the text

Oral communication Level 3:

Selects and uses appropriate strategies to establish and maintain spoken communication in familiar and some unfamiliar contexts

Derives meaning from a range of oral texts in familiar and some unfamiliar contexts

Learners with language, literacy and oracy skills at lower levels than those suggested may require additional support to successfully undertake the qualification.

Completion of the Qualification

Upon successful completion of this course, you will receive a state and nationally accredited certificate 22282VIC Course in the Management of Asthma Risks and Emergencies in the Workplaceissued by the Australasian College of Education and Training (ACET).

Australasian College of Education and Training (ACET) is a Registered Training Organisation (Provider Number: 121666) registered with the Australian Skills and Qualifications Authority (ASQA).

Qualification Availability

ACET has regular monthly intakes for this course. Please contact ACET for confirmation of the commencement date for the next available intake.