ASCIA Penicillin allergy e-training


Penicillin allergyPenicillin allergy is the most common drug allergy and is self-reported in up to 18 percent of hospitalised patients. However, most (up to 90%) of patients with a penicillin allergy label are found not to be allergic on further assessment. Importantly, in the true allergic patients, penicillin allergy can be life-threatening. This course covers key questions about patients who have a history of penicillin allergy. 

Course Instructions

  • A username and password must be obtained from the health professionals e-training website registration process to participate in a course.

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ASCIA penicillin allergy e-training HP has one module and an assessment which must be completed. 


  • You can undertake this course at your own pace.
  • For the module the program remembers your progress so that when you re-enter the module go to where you left off previously.
  • To obtain a Certificate of Completion for ASCIA penicillin allergy e-training for health professionals, a result of 80% or higher is required for the assessment. If this result is not obtained on the first attempt, you may reattempt the assessment after reviewing the course content.
  • From the Certificate of Completion screen you can access and download it as a PDF for your own record. 

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Last modified: Wednesday, 1 December 2021, 1:06 PM