All About Asthma Course

Course Info

Who should attend?

This course is suitable for any healthcare professional who is involved in any way, on any level or in any aspect of asthma care who would like to improve their awareness and knowledge in Asthma and their skills in dealing with Asthmatic patients.

Course Description & Objectives

This 1 day workshop serves as an introduction to asthma and aims to provide you with up to date basic information about the disease and its practical management. By attending our workshop you will gain basic knowledge and practical skills.

Course Content

This Asthma course content is focused on the basics of asthma and asthma management and includes the following topics:

  • What is Asthma
  • How is Asthma diagnosed
  • Treatment, Drugs and Delivery Devices
  • Treating an Acute Asthma Attack

Course Programme

This workshop consists of enthusiastic, stimulating and exciting lectures packed with updated information on asthma and managing asthma. Power point presentations, worksheets, fun quizzes and real life case studies are used to teach the attendees. There will also be practical demonstration of the various devices for asthma treatment. A “Certificate of Attendance” is issued at the end of the day.

Course Materials

Participants will take an educational venture through colourful power point slide presentations, worksheets, interactive practical sessions and a fun quiz whilst following in an up-to-date manual for use and reference after the workshop has ended.

Please bring own calculators, pens and paper and any specific questions or case studies that are of interest or that you would like to specifically discuss.

Dates & Locations

A workshop can be arranged at any location nationally within South Africa or in other African countries for 8 students or more each time on dates suitable for learners and the facilitator.

Petro Green or Gary Manson at OCSA Alberton
+27 11 864 1173 | or,
Lindsay van der Linden 083 659 5299 |


R1250 excl Vat

Course fee includes a Comprehensive Manual, morning and afternoon refreshments, a light lunch and a Certificate of Attendance.


Fees must be received 30 days prior to the course date. Since expenses are fixed, refunds cannot be given unless written cancellation is received two weeks prior to the course. The fee is also transferable to any subsequent course within a six months period. The fee includes teas and a light lunch on each day, also beverages throughout the day, but does not include hotel or transportation costs.


COST: R 1,250 excl. Vat