Oxygen Administration

Duration: 2-4 hours

This course teaches how to operate various oxygen devices as well as how to respond and treat respiratory emergencies. The course is for those who are required to use oxygen in the workplace including lifeguards, emergency medical services (EMS) professionals, etc.

Instructor    

Red Cross Oxygen Administration Instructor, Emergency Care Instructor, Advanced Emergency Care Instructor or Emergency Care Instructor Trainer

Prerequisite    

CPR Level HCP

Completion    

100% attendance, skills demonstration, and 80% min. passing grade on written exam

Certification    

3-year certification in Oxygen Administration

Recertification  

Not permitted under federal regulations

Course Content

  • Breathing devices and suction
  • Resuscitation masks
  • Bag-valve-masks (BVM) Adult, Child, and Baby
  • Supplemental oxygen
  • Delivery devices

Take-Home Materials            

Oxygen Administration Manual
Certification card and optional wall certificate (or as required by legislation)

Printable version – Oxygen Administration Course