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Allergies range froWould you know what to do if someone you know was suffering anaphylactic shock?m the common - hayfever or seasonal allergic rhinitis is the most widespread allergy in the UK, to the more serious - some allergies such as those to peanuts or shellfish can result in death. It is vital that allergy sufferers have quick access to good First Aid which can make the difference between a life lost and a life saved.

This course gives information and training on how to recognise and treat this manageable condition. It is available to the pre-school/school environments as well as the leisure and catering industries. Receiving this training would give anyone who finds themselves with an allergy emergency the confidence to deal with the situation effectively - possibly even saving a life.

Course content includes:

  • Definition of Anaphylaxis
  • Causes
  • Recognition of symptoms and signs
  • Precautionary measures
  • Visual protocol
  • Baby/child/adult CPR
  • Recovery position
  • Correct use of auto-injector pen


A certificate for three years is awarded on successful completion of this course.
Holders of an Anaphylaxis Awareness course certificate automatically qualify for our free Associate Membership Insurance.

If you cannot find this course at a location that is suitable for you, please contact to register your interest advising of your preferred training venue.

Alternatively this course can be delivered on your own premises or agreed venue to a group of candidates. For more information on this option, please contact us at and we will be happy to help.

Course Dates and Pricing Details

Cost: £60.00 (ex. VAT)

Cost including VAT: £72.00

Available Dates and Pricing




Treating Allergies
12 Dock Place, Edinburgh, EH6 6LU
26th February 2016
9am - 1pm
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Cost: £60.00



Treating Allergies
St Andrew's House, 48 Milton Street, Glasgow, G4 0HR
29th February 2016
9am - 1pm
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Cost: £60.00



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