Emergency Oxygen Administration

$ 65  (minimum of 2 students)

 

EMS Safety Services Certification:

Emergency oxygen administration is an optional course for healthcare providers and professional rescuers who have access to emergency oxygen. The course will teach you:

  • How to know when the use of emergency oxygen would benefit a patient
  • How to set up and deliver emergency oxygen with a nasal cannula, non-rebreather mask and bag valve mask
  • Risk and safety issues regarding handling, use and storage of oxygen cylinders
  • How to identify advance equipment that may be used in conjunction with emergency oxygen

This course may only be provided where emergency oxygen is available.  You must provide your emergency oxygen for demonstration and practice. 

A minimum of 2 students is required.  If only one student, then the cost is the same as for two students.

Student Handout provided

Upon completion of the training, you will receive a certificate card valid for two years. Training is consistent with the current guidelines of the:

  • American Heart Association (AHA)
  • International Liaison Committee on Resuscitation (ILCOR)
  • Emergency Cardiovascular Care (ECC)
  • International First Aid Science Advisory Board
  • Meets or exceeds the requirements of the Federal Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) for workplace responders