What is this Course?

The QA Level 2 Award in Basic Life Support and Management of Anaphylaxis (RQF) qualification has been designed for those who have a specific responsibility at work, at home or in voluntary and community activities, to provide basic life support and manage anaphylaxis when dealing with an emergency.

Anaphylaxis is a severe and life-threatening allergic reaction, which requires immediate medical attention. With the number of sufferers increasing each year, it is extremely important to know what to do when faced with this acute emergency condition.

What Does this Course Include?

The chain of survival

Assessing an incident

Casualty assessment

Managing an unresponsive casualty

Recovery Position


Common anaphylaxis triggers

Signs and symptoms of anaphylaxis



Adrenaline auto-injectors