Information updates

New ASCIA Anaphylaxis Refresher e-training

4 August 2021

The new ASCIA Anaphylaxis refresher e-training course is now available.

This short course takes less than 20 minutes to complete and includes:

This course is avaiable at https://etraining.allergy.org.au/course/index.php?categoryid=3.

It should only be used for interim refresher training and does not replace the comprehensive ASCIA anaphylaxis e-training courses for schools, children's education/care, community and health professsionals, which take around one hour to complete. All of these courses are currently being updated and will be available by September 2021.

Other ASCIA anaphylaxis resources that have recently been developed or updated include:

Adrenaline Injectors FAQ Updated August 2021
Anaphylaxis Guidelines - Health Professionals Updated July 2021
Adrenaline Injector Instructions - How to give EpiPen Updated July 2021
Adrenaline Injector Instructions - How to give Anapen New July 2021 
ASCIA Action Plans (5 versions) and First Aid Plan (3 versions) New and Updated June 2021
ASCIA Action Plan FAQs Updated June 2021
ASCIA Travel Plan Updated June 2021

The following new and updated resources will be available in the 2nd half of 2021: 

ASCIA First Aid Plan Poster (pictorial) New August 2021
Anaphylaxis e-training - Schools/Children’s Education/Care To be updated by September 2021 
Anaphylaxis e-training - Health Professionals To be updated by September 2021
Anaphylaxis e-training - Community To be updated by September 2021

The new ASCIA Anaphylaxis refresher e-training course has been developed by ASCIA, and supported by ASCIA and the National Allergy Strategy, a partnership between ASCIA and Allergy & Anaphylaxis Australia (A&AA).