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Asthma Training for Schools

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In our Asthma training for Schools course, you will gain a comprehensive understanding of asthma in schools and the necessary skills to identify and respond to asthma related situations in a school setting.

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Course description

All about this Asthma Training for Schools course

On completion of the course, students will gain a better understanding  of Asthma in schools and the necessary skills to identify and respond to asthma related situations in a school setting.

You will explore the signs, symptoms, causes and triggers of Asthma and the impact of asthma on students. We will learn about asthma management and prevention, first aid for asthma attacks and when to seek emergency help.

You will gain an understanding of developing individualized asthma care plans, medication and inhaler techniques. You will learn about promoting asthma awareness in the school community and how to create an asthma friendly environment.

This asthma training for schools course is suitable for a wide range of participants , including teachers, support staff, teaching assistants and administrative staff. It is also suitable for health educators, school nurses and school counsellors.

In order to complete the course, you must achieve 80% or more in the final multiple choice quiz.

You will earn 3 CPD points on completion of the course, this course will take around 3 hours to complete and the certificate will last for two years.

  • Fully CPD registered
  • Completed online with instant downloadable certificate
  • Fully printed certificate posted next day
  • Complete the online multiple choice assessment as many times as you need to pass

Units covered

  • Unit 1 – Introduction – In the first unit of asthma training for schools we will provide an introduction to asthma, its causes and triggers and signs and symptoms as well as the impact of asthma on students.
  • Unit 2 – Asthma management and prevention – In this unit we will explore the key aspects of asthma management and prevention in schools. We will focus on practical strategies to empower schools workers to manage asthma effectively. This unit will also focus on asthma action plans, medication and in halers.
  • Unit 3 – Responding to asthma emergencies  – In the third unit we will learn about responding to asthma emergencies , recognizing an asthma attack and providing first aid. We will also explore the proper techniques for administering reliever inhalers and spacers.
  • Unit 4 – Supporting students with asthma – In the final unit you will learn how to develop an individualized asthma care plan and how to educate students about self management. We will also cover communication with parents and healthcare providers as well as promoting asthma awareness in the school setting.
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Quickly enrol using our one page checkout. Here you can enter all of your details and create your account with your very own password. After your purchase you will be sent an invoice automatically for your records.

Work through your course

Each course is broken down into manageable sections. Work through these at your own pace and learn about each of the topics in the course. We use images, written information, diagrams and other resources to help you get to grips with the content with no hassle.

Our courses are all designed to allow progress without any assistance but our support staff can be contacted if you do need us.

Complete the final quiz

Every course is assessed through a multiple choice quiz. These quizzes use a bank of questions that have multiple options and you need to choose the correct one. You need to answer a specific number of questions correctly to pass the course and get your certificate.

If you don’t pass first time it is no problem. You can attempt the quiz as many times as you need until you pass so there is nothing to worry about.

Get your certificate

As soon as you finish the course, you can download your certificate. This will also be accessible in your account any time you log in. Your certificate includes the course you have studied, your name, the date of completion and a verification number that can be used by future employers to verify that you passed your course.

A digitally printed and hard backed version of your certificate is sent out to you via first class post the day after you pass.


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How long does the course take to complete?

This course takes a few hours to complete and you can do this without any restrictions. This means you can buy the course and start at any time. You can also begin your learning, stop and come back to the course to pick up where you left off.

Is this Asthma Training for Schools course accredited?

Yes the course is fully accredited through the CPD Certification Service. They review all of our content to check for quality, depth and that the material is fully up-to-date. Each year our membership with the service is renewed and all courses are thoroughly checked prior to being accredited.

Will I get a certificate when I finish?

Yes, as soon as you finish this course you can immediately download a PDF version of your personalised certificate. We also then send a fully printed copy to you by first class post.

How long does the certificate last?

The certificate after finishing this course lasts for 2 years until expiry which is when we recommend completing the training again. Some industries may require an update to CPD more frequently than this and others may not but, as a standard rule, we recommend completing the Asthma Training for Schools course every 2 years to ensure it is fresh in your mind and you understanding the latest regulations.

What are the benefits of completing this Asthma Training for Schools course online?

By completing this course online you can study in your own time and at your own pace. Having the ability to complete the units at a time to suit you engages your learning much more and enables you to interact and soak up the information easier.

Asthma Training for Schools CPD Online Course
Asthma Training for Schools
£20 + VAT