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Lesson details

*Allergic* reactions can vary greatly from person to person; some reactions can appear within minutes while some may take several hours. Allergies can affect the skin, the gastrointestinal tract, the respiratory tract and in some cases, the cardiovascular system. Reactions can range from mild to severe, including the potentially life-threatening condition anaphylaxis.

What you'll learn in the Allergic reactions and anaphylaxis - signs & symptoms lesson

  • How to recognize the common signs of a mild allergic reaction as well as
  • How to better understand anaphylaxis
  • The signs of an anaphylactic reaction

Who the Food allergies course is for

This online course is perfect for any hospitality staff member responsible for taking part in or managing food and beverage service or preparation.


Shandee Chernow
Shandee Chernow is President and founder of CertiStarâ„¢, a user-friendly technology platform on a mission to protect and improve the safety and dining experience of those vulnerable to food allergens.
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