Asthma Management Course

Asthma Management Course
Allens Trainings
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Course Code :
22556VIC Course in the Management of Asthma Risks and Emergencies in the Workplace
Course Validity :
Valid Australia Wide

Location:  Noble Park, Bulleen and Bandoora or your venue for group bookings

Instructor : EFA authorised First Aid/CPR Trainer

22556VIC Course in the Management of Asthma Risks and Emergencies in the Workplace


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.
** There are specific industries that require additional training such as childcare workers, school teachers and other related industries.

Entry Requirements

Participants must have the physical fitness to be able to meet the demands of the practical demonstration such as assisting a casualty into the correct position and administering asthma medication.

Pre-course study: Students may be required to undertake online pre-course work prior to attending the face to face session depending on the course delivery mode.

Online study: Students must have access to a computer, smartphone, tablet or other electronic device with access to the internet to complete the online/ pre-course studies.

Units Delivered

The following units will be included in your certificate:

22556VIC – Course in the Management of Asthma Risks and Emergencies in the Workplace

VU22927 – Manage asthma risks and emergencies in the workplace

Assessment Activities

Assessments conducted during face-to-face training session(s) include: 

Practical task demonstrations:

  • Simulated Scenario – Administer asthma medication (with spacer) using a personal asthma action plan
  • Performance Task – Administer asthma medication without a spacer

Documentation – The student must complete the following to the appropriate standard:

  • Asthma Incident Report Form
  • Asthma Risk Assessment Form
  • Individual Management Plan

Theory assessment – A written assessment consisting of multiple choice and short answer questions. All questions must be completed.

This course is delivered on behalf of Allens Training Pty Ltd RTO 90909


  • Blended delivery – 2 hours (minimum) face to face course – with the addition of 1 hour self-paced learning to be completed prior to attending the face to face course.

Qualification Issued

Statement of Attainment – 22556VIC Course in the management of asthma risks and emergencies in the workplace

  • Legislative Authorisations : Conforms to the requirements of Victoria Occupational Health & Safety Authority First Aid in the Workplace Code of Practice, 1995
  • Certificate Validity Legislature : No industry recommended renewal is identified on the certificate, employers are recommended to consult with stakeholders to identify appropriate training periods.


Due to the practical components of the course, participants are advised to wear comfortable clothing.

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Learning Objectives

The course covers the correct use of reliever medication, recognition, risk management, prevention and risk minimisation strategies related to asthma.

Individuals completing this course will be able to apply their skills and knowledge in either the workplace or in the community.

Requirements for Successful Course Completion

  • Attendance at all sections of the course is required
  • Active participation in group activities and discussions involved in the training program
  • Successfully complete progressive practical assessments. Progressive assessment of the competencies will be conducted throughout the course
  • Successfully complete either a multiple-choice theoretical assessment, demonstrate practical application of skills or answer structures verbal questions in a one on one or group capacity by the end of the course
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