The Level 2 Award in Basic Life Support and Anaphylaxis (also known as BLS) provides knowledge and skills for dealing with cases of anaphylaxis. Anaphylaxis is an acute allergic reaction which can be potentially fatal.
You will learn how to act promptly and be able to identify and manage the condition until emergency services arrive. Learn how to potentially save a life through the accredited, regulated ELN Level 2 Basic Life Support and Anaphylaxis course.
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Name: Level 2 Award in Basic Life Support and Anaphylaxis
Qualification Type: QCF
Guided Learning Hours: 5
Validity: 3 years
Suitable for: Anyone who wants to know how to deal with cases of anaphylaxis
1.1 Assess the scene for danger
1.2 Assess a casualty's level of consciousness
1.3 Demonstrate how to open a casualty's airway and check for breathing
1.4 Demonstrate how to place an unresponsive casualty in the recovery position
2.1 Recognise the need to commence Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation
2.2 Perform Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation on a manikin
3.1 Identify the common triggers for anaphylaxis
3.2 Recognise the signs and symptoms of anaphylaxis
3.3 Identify the possible life-threatening features of an anaphylactic reaction
4.1 Administer treatment to a casualty suffering from anaphylaxis; including:
4.2 Prepare appropriate medication for administration during anaphylaxis treatment
4.3 Identify key features of various adrenaline auto-injectors
4.4 Demonstrate the safe use of an adrenaline auto-injector using training device
4.5 State how to safely dispose of sharps
Theory Multiple Choice Exam