Medical Gases 1 Day course register interest

£50

Entry requirements,

Before registering for this qualification make sure that you adhere to the following,

Students must be aged 16 or over on the first day of training

Successfully completed a Level 3 First Aid at Work (FAW) (QCF/RQF) or recognised equivalent (Email if unsure)

Knowledge or awareness of AED use, if it wasn’t incorporated into your FAW training

Numeracy and literacy to level 2

Understanding the use of oxygen therapy, including:
• Health and safety principles for the use of oxygen
• Benefits of oxygen administration
• Indications for emergency oxygen therapy
• Dangers for compressed gas

Administering emergency oxygen

Pre-operational inspections for oxygen therapy equipment Clinical need for oxygen therapy for:
• Trauma
• Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)
• Hypoxemic
Delivery devices
Understanding the use of a mixture of nitrous oxide and oxygen
Administering a mixture of nitrous oxide and oxygen

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Date

09/09/2021

Time

09:00-17:00

Location

Proparamedics HQ, Linfield Road, Belfast BT12 5GH

Product Description

The QA Level 3 Award in Administering Emergency Medical Gases (RQF) is a regulated and nationally recognised qualification that has been specifically designed for those who have a responsibility for providing treatment to patients who need medical gases administering in prehospital environments.

During this 1 day course, candidates will learn how to safely administer emergency oxygen, pre-operational inspections for oxygen and Entonox therapy equipment and the clinical need for oxygen therapy when dealing with a range of conditions. Successful candidates will leave with the skills,
knowledge and competencies needed to safely administer prompt and effective medical gases in an emergency situation.