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 Jun 13, 2024

What you'll learn

  • The common signs and symptoms of Asthma
  • The triggers of Asthma Attacks
  • How to effectively prevent and relieve Asthma Attacks
Course Description

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).