Our simple 3 hour oxygen and entonox (gas and air) course will give you the confidence and competence to deliver these important medical gases to your patients.
This course is a comprehensive programme based on the necessary theory to enable the correct use of medical gases. Although the medical gases course is predominantly theory there are practice elements too in using the available gas units and equipment as well as your own on site equipment.
It is ideal for staff working in medical centres, emergency services including police response units, voluntary organisations and private ambulance staff, which can be delivered at our site in Stokesley North East of Uk or across the UK at your place of work.
The course content includes the following:
- Oxygen theory (British Thoracic Society Guidelines)
- CO2 retainer patients
- Internal and external respiration
- Oxygen safety, storage, indicators and contra indicators
- Oxygen equipment and maintenance including various masks (facial and nasal)
- Pulse Oximetry
- Entonox theory
- Entonox safety, storage, indicators and contra indicators
- Entonox equipment and maintenance
No formal assessment is given but on going understanding will be taken by the instructor.
A certificate will be given which is valid for 1 year for your CPD folder.
There are no pre-course requirements for this programme.
There are no downloads available for this course.
Where To Stay
Medipro have an exclusive deal with Travelodge Darlington to offer directly en-suite double rooms from £47.50* per night, room only. This is a 2 minute walk from our center. Rooms can be cancelled before midday on your day of arrival. Call us to book your room. *subject to availability
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