Medical gases training is a required programme where you may have the ability to provide this more advanced care in your workplace. As Medical Gases are actually prescribed medication any provider must ensure they are fully conversant on their use and storage. You can receive this vital Medical Gases training in your workplace or you can come to one of our training centres and attend a course with us.
Who is this course suitable for?
This course suitable course workplaces where risk assessment has indicated the use of medical gases. This would typically be workplaces where limited access by the emergency services may delay treatment, or a clinical setting.
What will I learn?
- Preparing for a medical emergency
- Primary assessment
- Basic Life Support
- Legalities of using medical gases
- Pro’s and cons of using medical gas
- Types of medical gas
- Primary assessment
- Use of Airway Adjuncts
- Use of Suction
- Basic life support
- Oxygen safety and cylinders
- Ventilated Oxygen
- Oxygen therapy
- Entonox Indications and contra-indication of gases use
*please note this course can be adjoined with Automated External Defibrillation
and Basic Life Support Training
What is the qualification?
Safe operation and application of medical gases.
Who is the course accredited by?
The delivery of the course is taught in line with JRCALC and NICE Guidelines.
Who will I be taught by?
Our team of trainers are not just professional teachers the majority are members of the Ambulance Service and other emergency services. They deliver factual training based on current guidelines and most importantly experience. This ensures you are being taught by a professional that has actually done in real terms what they are teaching you. This is absolutely imperative as a medical professional as your patients and members of the public have a an expectation of you and your knowledge and abilities.
In Safe Hands has a unique facility for training. Known as the ‘Simulation Centre’ students are taught in a multi environment setting. This includes a Kitchen, Bar Area, Lounge, Car, Outdoor area, Bathroom, Bedroom, and a Children’s play area. This allows courses to be facilitated, not just ‘in the classroom’ but in working arenas similar to that of their working environment.
It’s very much a fact of life that we learn by experience, which is why our training is more experience led.
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