The provision of oxygen as part of the basic life support process is not difficult and training can easily be incorporated into a primary care training programme.
Please note: This is a theory based webinar, instructional videos are used to demonstrate the practical elements of this training.
Competency is achieved in the workplace following the webinar. Each procedure needs to be signed off by a qualified, senior member of staff. Acute will not assume any responsibility for such assessments. The completed document can then be used to identify the individuals’ competence.
Skills and knowledge highlighted in this training include
• Anatomy and physiology of the lungs
• Conditions that require oxygen therapy
• Understanding oxygen
• Care and safety of medical gases
• Oxygen therapy equipment
• Potential hazards
• Identifying the clinical need of oxygen
• Prescription only medicines Act (POM)
• Targeted oxygen therapy
• Health and safety
• Ethical and legal responsibilities
• Competency framework & theory test
Webinar sessions may be recorded for training and monitoring/evaluation purposes. Acute Training Solutions Limited (Acute) reserve the right to use any session in full or part in the future.
The webinar session will not record any video footage of the attendees, it will only record audio. Any reference to an attendee will be by name only, no other data will be used to identify any individuals other than an employee or representative of Acute.
Please advise an Acute representative at the time of booking if you do not agree for you or your colleagues for whom the session has been booked, to be recorded and this function will be
Acute also reserve the right to delete any webinar recordings at any time.