Who would benefit from this course?
Oxygen & Entonox administration is an essential skill for any medic to know.
The course is both theoretical and practical and includes:
Recognising & understanding cylinders
Oxygen therapy systems
Choosing the correct mask or nasal cannula
Oxygen concentration requirements
Format & duration
This 4 hour course will be heavily practically based. The Medic 1 tutor will draw from their personal experiences to provide you with real life scenarios. You will also be hands on with the oxygen & associated equipment to allow you to really experience and get familiar with the tools.
There will be a multiple-choice assessment paper at the end of the course. You will be required to gain a minimum of 70% in order to pass.
On successful completion of the course students will be issued with a Medic 1 certificate of attendance. Certification will last a year. We recommend you attend the course annually to refresh and maintain your skills.
Investing in your education is a commitment, in terms of finance and your time. We understand that and will do all we can to ensure the learning experience is a good one and represents good value to you. Please contact us for details on group booking discounts.
CPD & getting practice
Medic 1 offer additional bite sized on line modules that allow you to test and maintain your knowledge. It may be possible to offer successful students the opportunity of paid work with our experienced ambulance staff. If this is something you may be interested in, please ask your tutor at the end of the course.