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Medical Gases Instructor Training

Medical Gases (Entonox and Oxygen) Instructor Course

Medical Gases O2 Mask Our Medical Gases Instructor course is a half-day programme. It has been devised to give trainers the skills and in-depth knowledge to deliver Medical Gases courses to those who, because of their first aid duties e.g.  confined spaces, might need to consider the use of Oxygen therapy until the arrival of Emergency Medical Services (EMS).

Public Course Dates

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Medical Gases Instructor Courses

Course Date (s) Times Venue Cost Book
Medical Gases Instructor Dates to be advised

2018 Combined Medical Gases Instructor and Anaphylaxis Instructor Public Course Dates

Combined Anaphylaxis (Epi-Pen) Instructor And Medical Gases Instructor Courses

Course Date (s) Times Venue Cost  
Anaphylaxis Awareness Instructor and Medical Gases Instructor Courses To be advised

Course Content:

  • Legal implications for the use of N2O2 and O2
  • Physiology of respiration and COPD
  • Recognition of N2O2 and O2
  • Uses and contraindications
  • Administration of N2O2 and O2
  • Equipment and maintenance
  • Health and Safety
  • Record keeping

Course Duration:

A half-day course of approximately 3.5 hours

Instructor / Learner Ratio:

min: 1:1 max: 1:10

Awarding Body / Certification:

Cognet Limited

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Course Requirements / Notes:

This course is specifically aimed at current first aid trainers

Course Delivery and Lead Times:

Cognet are specialists in delivering on-site training throughout England and Wales.

As a general rule-of-thumb we would ask for at least four weeks lead time, however we have a very customer-focused philosophy and will always try our utmost to meet your more pressing requirements.

We also run public courses for a range of our courses predominantly at venues in the West Midlands. Our current schedule of courses can be seem on our Public Courses page. If you cannot find the course you are looking for please contact us as we may be able to help you directly or by putting you in touch with another company who can.


Further Information

Ofqual Regulated:

Suggested Progression: