Safe Handling and Administration of Medical Gases - Level 2 – Online CPD Accredited Course

The Mandatory Training Group
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Safe Handling and Administration of Medical Gases - Level 2 – Online CPD Accredited Course.

Welcome to The Mandatory Training Group's online Safe Handling and Administration of Medical Gases training course for front-line healthcare and social care providers.

They are also developed in line with the latest UK legislation and meet the requirements set out by the National Health Service (NHS), UK Core Skills Training Framework (CSTF), the Care Quality Commission (CQC), Skills for Care, Health and Safety Executive and other professional and regulatory bodies.

Course content

This online Safe Handling and Administration of Medical Gases training course includes the following:

  • Unit 1 – Introduction to medical gases
  • Unit 2 – Medical gas cylinders
  • Unit 3 – Prescribing and administering medical gases
  • Unit 4 – British Thoracic Society (BTS) guidelines
  • Unit 5 – Other medical gases
  • Unit 6 – Handling cryogenic liquids

Who is the course for?

This online Safe Handling and Administration of Medical Gases training course was developed for those who routinely use medical gases in clinical environments, including:

  • Doctors
  • Dentists
  • General practitioners
  • Pre-hospital workers
  • Allied health professionals (AHPs)
  • Registered nurses and midwives, and
  • Health and social care support workers.

Course aims

This online Safe Handling and Administration of Medical Gases training course was developed to help healthcare professionals understand the legislative requirements to meet UK safety requirements.

Learning outcomes

On completion of this online Safe Handling and Administration of Medical Gases training course, learners will be able to:

  • Define medical gases,
  • Understand medical gas supply systems,
  • Know the principles of medical gas cylinder safety,
  • Understand the uses of medical gases,
  • Understand the principles of prescription and administration of medical gases,
  • Know the complications of oxygen therapy,
  • Understand the national guidance for safe oxygen administration,
  • Know the guidance regarding the use of medical oxygen at home,
  • Know the principles of Entonox administration,
  • Understand the safety requirements for other gases, including medical air, cryogenic liquids, liquid nitrogen and nitrous oxide,
  • Know the safety requirements for handling cryogenic liquids,
  • Ensure that you get the necessary additional training and assessment in line with local policies and procedures.

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