FAA Level 3 Award in Oxygen Therapy Administration

RQF Level 3 Award (England, Northern Ireland and Wales)

Qualification title:

FAA Level 3 Award in Oxygen Therapy Administration

Code:

601/4754/4

Unit title:

Administration of Oxygen Therapy

Unit code:

T/506/4958

Credit:

1

 

 

SCQF Level 6 Award (Scotland)

Qualification title:

Award in Oxygen Therapy Administration at SCQF Level 6

Code:

R415 04

Unit title:

Administration of Oxygen Therapy

Unit code:

UG39 04

Credit:

1

 

 

This training enables users to administer oxygen safely and effectively, for casualties with breathing difficulties. Delegates will learn how and when to administer oxygen to a casualty and the safety concerns with carrying, storing and administering it.

This course is suitable for qualified First Aiders, Emergency First Aiders, dental practitioners and dental care professionals, nurses, healthcare professionals and others working in an environment where oxygen is available for casualty welfare.

Duration

This is a classroom-based course of 6 contact hours. Dependent on the learnerís experience, there may well be some pre-course or post-course reading.

Syllabus

The course is made up of practical and theoretical sessions delivered by your Instructor who will provide a detailed course programme.

At the end of the course, learners will be able to:

Certification

This qualification lasts for 3 years. To renew the qualification, learners will need to retake the full course. However, it is recommended that during the 3-year period, the learners attend annual refresher courses.

Assessment

A range of methods are used, including, practical and questioning (open and multiple-choice).

Numbers

A maximum of 12 students can be accommodated on this course and all candidates must be a minimum of 16 years of age to qualify.

Location

We are able to deliver this course on your site, subject to a pre-course assessment of your premises, reducing your costs in respect of additional time out and travelling.