The Supporting People Live Well With Asthma Education Session is a contextualised 1 hour education session, designed to help people who may need to support people with asthma in their workplace. The course will help participants to recognise the signs and symptoms of asthma, be trained in the national asthma first aid protocol and examine processes and policies to support quality asthma management at your site.

This session is delivered at your workplace by an approved Asthma Australia educator, it has built in learning checkpoints and remains current for 3 years.

Course Recognition

This education session is recognised as meeting the requirements for Asthma Training in the following sectors;

​Schools: ACT | NSW | QLD | SA | VIC
Sports Clubs : SA | VIC

This education session can be used as professional development but does not meet First Aid Training requirements for;

Childcare Sector
General Workplaces

This education session meets the legal requirements to purchase asthma reliever medication in

  • ACT
  • New South Wales
  • Queensland
  • South Australia
  • Victoria

Course Topics

  • About Asthma
  • Medications
  • Triggers
  • Devices
  • Asthma First Aid

Cost

$450.00 (GST inclusive)

Online Training Available

The Supporting People Live Well With Asthma package is also available online for Schools, Sports Clubs and Workplaces and is designed for employees who;

  • Are in a remote area and face-to face training is not available
  • Who missed a face to face session
  • Who wish to refresh their asthma knowledge

Early Childhood staff are welcome to do this package but note that this package is not recognised under ACECQA legislative requirements

Cost

Schools: Free – This page is funded by the Australian Department of Health and Ageing
Sports Clubs: $36.00 per person
Workplaces: $36.00 per person