Medical Gases

Medical Gases Course

This is a certificated course by our awarding body Aofa. Following the J.R.C.A.L.C, Resuscitation Council (UK) and British Thoracic Society guidelines, we will teach you how to safely prepare and administer oxygen in a medical emergency situation and how to prepare/administer Entonox.
Course Contents.

Recap of Basic Life Support
Causes of hypoxia
Importance of oxygen and cautions need to be considered with C.O.P.D patients.
Types of equipment used to deliver medical gases to a casualty
How to use the equipment
When to administer medical gases in accordance with guidelines already in place
Contra Indications on the use of medical gases
Review of procedures in the event of an incident
Records and reporting

Length of course.

4hrs