This course will provide an overview of anaphylaxis; its causes, symptoms and treatment. It will then describe how to perform adult and paediatric basic life support. The content is based on current guidelines from the Resuscitation Council (UK).
This programme is suitable for any one who would benefit from an understanding of anaphylaxis and basic life support.

Course Content

Module 1 – Anaphylaxis
Module 2 – Basic Life Support (BLS) Adults and Paediatrics
Module 3 – Final Assessment

Course Instructor

Andrew Chatwood
Head of Resuscitation and Critical Care
Spire Manchester Hospital

Learning outcomes

Understand the physiology and triggers of anaphylaxis, and management.
Understand how to perform BLS in accordance with UK Resuscitation Council Guidelines.