Asthma affects 1 in 9 students and is the leading cause of child hospitalisations and school absenteeism. Asthma WA provides a variety of flexible learning opportunities for staff and students.
Asthma WA offers professional development to inform and educate staff about correct asthma management for children under their care.
Topics covered include:
- About asthma
- Asthma at school
- Physical activity
- Asthma first aid
This training can be delivered via:
- A 1 hour face to face session onsite for Perth metropolitan schools. Click here to register.
- A 1 hour online training course. Click here to register.
Student and Parent Education
Education sessions for parents and students can be conducted upon request. Contact Asthma WA here to discuss.
Asthma Friendly Schools
Asthma Friendly Schools are recognised for taking extra measures to ensure the safest possible environment is provided for students with asthma.
If your school is not in the listing found here, contact Asthma WA to find out how you can become an Asthma Friendly School.
The status of schools is updated quarterly. If you have any questions about the status of your school, call Asthma WA on 9289 3600.