First aid: Asthma

First aid: Asthma

Join this course to learn how to spot the signs of Asthma, and to gain an understanding of effective treatments for Asthma Attacks. Please note this is not a nationally accredited course and provides no formal qualifications.

Catalyst online learning portal
Updated Dec 21, 2017

This online course will provide you with the theory to apply first relating to asthma.

It includes:

  • 1 x eLearning module covering some of the key principles relating to the management of asthma
  • 1 x online quiz where you have an opportunity to apply the information presented in the eLearning module to test your knowledge.

Key topics

The topics covered in this online course include:

  • Triggers of asthma
  • Preventers and relievers
  • Asthma signs, symptoms and management.

Who is it for?

This course is designed for anyone who would like to learn about the correct management of asthma but doesn't need a qualification. 

How long does it take?

The course takes around 20 - 30 minutes to complete.

Will I be qualified after completing this course?

No, this is not a nationally accredited course.

If you require a first aid certificate/qualification as part of your employment, please search for the following courses in the Catalyst Education online portal via the 'Explore' tab:

  • Provide CPR (accredited)
  • Provide first aid (accredited)
  • Provide first aid in education and care (accredited).