Annually or once only dependent on role
Included in DMI Foundation Violence & Aggression training

Course Overview
To update all clinical staff who may encounter emergencies and anaphylaxis
Target Staff Group
All Inpatient Nurses and Health Care Support Workers AHPs and AHP Assistants - Annually
All Doctors - Annually
All Community Nurses and Health Care Support Workers - Annually
IAPT Staff and Psychologists, once only – no refresher required
Staff working in DART Services - Annually
Community AHPs and AHP Assistants are not required to attend
Course Prerequisites
Not  applicable
Objectives
Cause and prevention of anaphylaxis
Emergency treatment of anaphylaxis
Adrenaline delivery systems
Difference between adults and children
Causes and prevention of cardiopulmonary arrest
Emergency treatment of cardiopulmonary arrest
Management of choking
Delivery Method
E-learning via Virtual College
Refresher Period
Duration
At own pace online - allocate up to 2 hours
Included in DMI Foundation Violence & Aggression training
How to Book
This is automatically allocated to those staff who require it on their Virtual College record