Information updates

ASCIA anaphylaxis e-training for early childhood education/care - ACECQA approved

13 February 2018

The Australian Children's Education and Care Quality Authority (ACECQA) has assessed and reapproved ASCIA anaphylaxis e-training for early childhood education/care on 7 February 2018, up until the end of February 2021. The course was previously known as 'ASCIA anaphylaxis e-training for Australasian childcare' and is available free of charge at www.allergy.org.au/patients/anaphylaxis-e-training-schools-and-childcare

The updated course is on the ACECQA list of approved anaphylaxis management qualifications (search for anaphylaxis): www.acecqa.gov.au/qualifications/nqf-approved 

Please note that the current ASCIA anaphylaxis e-training courses and Action Plans are the 2017 versions, so these are valid for use throughout 2018.

ASCIA anaphylaxis e-training courses for schools and early childhood education/care services are world leading courses that were first released in 2010.  They provide access to accurate, up to date and consistent anaphylaxis education throughout Australia and New Zealand, free of charge. The current range of ASCIA courses is as follows:

Early Childhood Education/Care (all regions): https://etraining.allergy.org.au/  

Australasian Schools (all regions): https://etraining.allergy.org.au/

Queensland Schools: https://etraining.allergy.org.au/

Victorian Schools: https://etrainingvic.allergy.org.au/   

Western Australian Schools: https://etrainingwa.allergy.org.au/   

New South Wales Schools (staff): https://education.nsw.gov.au/student-wellbeing/health-and-physical-care/health-care-procedures/conditions/anaphylaxis/anaphylaxis-training

New South Wales Schools (students or non-staff): https://etraining.allergy.org.au/  

ASCIA e-training courses for health professionals and the community are also available free of charge from the ASCIA website:

www.allergy.org.au/about-ascia/about-ascia-e-training