Do you know someone who lives with severe allergic reactions to things like peanut butter, bees, etc and they carry an epi pen or two to help save their life?
First Care Emergency Trainings has a course that teaches how to recognize and respond to an anaphylaxis emergency, including administering an epinephrine auto-injector based on the widely available EpiPen®.
In our class we describe anaphylaxis. • Differentiate between a mild allergic and a severe (anaphylactic) reaction. • Apply the Emergency Action Steps to an anaphylaxis emergency. • Identify the steps for administering an epinephrine auto-injector. • Describe how to store and maintain an epinephrine auto-injector.
The course takes about 45 mins to 1 hour
Certification Requirements • Attend the entire Anaphylaxis and Epinephrine Auto-Injector classroom course • Participate in the skill practice
Certificate Issued and Validity Period American Red Cross certificate for Anaphylaxis and Epinephrine Auto-Injector Course: 2 years
If you know someone that lives with this condition or you know someone that needs to have this certification, call First Care Emergency to schedule your training!