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Asthma Care for Children and Young People – Free Online Training

22nd December 2023 - 22nd December 2024

education for health

Education for Health is offering FREE online training in asthma care for children and young people.

Asthma is the most common long-term medical condition in children in the UK, with around 1 in 11 children and young people living with asthma. The UK has one of the highest prevalence, emergency admissions and death rates for childhood asthma in Europe, and findings show that 46% of deaths could have been prevented.

It is everyone’s responsibility to ensure good asthma care for children and young people with asthma.

What Will the Workshop Cover?

This tier 1 training will cover the following:

  • recognising poor control
  • recognising triggers
  • recognising an acute attack
  • managing an acute attack
  • signposting

Who Is the Training For?

The training is relevant for all professionals who have responsibility for children – particularly club leaders and sports leaders, social care, education staff, childcare providers, leaders of children’s clubs and leaders of all U18 sports clubs.

How Long Does the Training Take?

The training is free, takes 45 minutes and is easily accessible through e-learning for health. It is available on an ongoing basis.

How Can I Access the Training?

To take part in this vital training, please follow the website link below.

Torbay Council
One Devon
Sporting Equals
Active Partnerships
ann craft trust
Devon County Council
Plymouth City Council
Sport England

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