Medical Gases

What is the Medical Gases Course?

This Qualsafe qualification is for those who have a responsibility to be able to safely administer and monitor the effects of Emergency Medical Gases within their scope of practice in a Pre-Hospital environment.

This course is for, but is not limited to, the following roles and personnel:

  • A first aider operating in a high-risk workplace such as in welding, flame cutting and similar processes
  • Helping people with breathing difficulties
  • In hyperbaric chambers as a medical treatment
  • For food preservation and packaging
  • In steelworks and chemical plants
  • Ambulance responders
  • Fire service
  • Event medics
  • Cabin Crew
  • Lifeguards
  • Emergency service crews

What will I learn?

The Medical Gases course will take you through the range of administration methods of both Oxygen and Entonox. The course is part of our Pre-Hospital range of courses including the First Response Emergency Care courses.

What’s included in the price?

The price includes all equipment, Registration and Certification, refreshments throughout the course and course manual to keep.

Course Content

  • Administering oxygen in an emergency
  • To be able to administer oxygen in an emergency
  • Understand use of a combination of nitrous oxide 50% and oxygen 50%
  • Be able to administer 50:50 mixture of nitrous oxide and oxygen in an emergency
medical gas cylinders

Book a Course

For more information or to book your course give us a call on 01726 932293 or email us at admin@cornwalltraining.com