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I work in early childhood education

Asthma Australia and the Asthma Foundation ACT offer a range of information and training courses for early childhood education staff. For more information, please click on the links below.

Nationally recognised training courses

The Asthma Foundation ACT is the peak body for delivering asthma education in the ACT. You are guaranteed to receive the most up-to-date, evidence-based information and training.

 The Asthma Foundation ACT provides nationally recognised training courses that are approved by the Australian Education & Care Quality Authority (ACECQA).

This training also meets the requirements of the Education and Care National Regulations 2011.

10392NAT Course in Emergency Asthma Management

This training course provides participants with information on managing asthma and the knowledge and skills to deliver correct first aid in an asthma emergency. It is delivered by mixed mode or face to face. Read more...

10313NAT Course in Anaphylaxis Awareness

This training course provides participants with knowledge and skills in the recognition and management of anaphylaxis, risk assessment, risk minimisation and Anaphylaxis First Aid. It is delivered by mixed mode . Read more...

Asthma First Aid Management

Asthma First Aid Management for Education Staff - Online

This course is a free online asthma education session provided by Asthma Australia for staff at ACT schools. Read more...

It can be used as a refresher course during the time that your certificate is current for 10392NAT Course in Emergency Management.

Please note that this course alone is not sufficient to meet the requirements of the Australian Education & Care Quality Authority (ACECQA) and the Care National Regulations 2011. Please see information on nationally recognised training courses.

Asthma Friendly Schools in the ACT

This program provides school First Aid Officers and those with a duty of care in a school with the knowledge and skills to recognise the symptoms associated with an asthma flare up and to confidently manage an asthma emergency. Read more...

1800 ASTHMA Helpline

The 1800 ASTHMA Helpline (1800 278 462) is a free, confidential information and support telephone service if you have questions or concerns about asthma. Read more...

Allergy and Anaphylaxis Awareness Session

This general information session provides a basic overview of allergy and anaphylaxis, including how to respond to an anaphylaxis emergency. Read more...


Please feel welcome to contact us for further information or to make a booking.

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