QA Level 3 Award in Administering Emergency Medical Gases (RQF)

This regulated and nationally recognised prehospital care qualification provides Learners with the knowledge, skills and understanding to deal with emergency care in a prehospital environment where delivery of medical gases may be required.

Intended Audience

The QA Level 3 Award in Administering Emergency Medical Gases (RQF) has been specifically designed for those who have a responsibility for providing treatment to patients who need medical gases administrating in prehospital care environments, such as: those working in the police force, fire service or private ambulance sector.

Course OverviewQualification Specification

During this half course day, Learners will develop the necessary knowledge and skills needed for the safe, prompt and effective administration of emergency oxygen and analgesic agents. Topics covered include: pre-operational inspections and how to monitor and record its effects. For a more detailed overview of the topics covered, please download the Qualification Specification.

Learner Registration Fees

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Standard Price 150-249 Learners
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500+ Learners
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£6.50 £6.01 £5.85 £5.68

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Successful Learners will receive a QA Level 3 Award in Administering Emergency Medical Gases (RQF) certificate personalised with their Centre’s details.

Centre Requirements

In order to deliver this qualification, Centres will require a minimum of 1 Trainer and 1 Internal Quality Assurer (these cannot be the same person). Please refer to the Assessment Principles for Regulated First Aid Qualifications and the above Qualification Specification (pages12-14) to check the Training/Assessing and Quality Assurance qualifications, and occupational knowledge and competence required for these positions. Centres will also need to have appropriate policies, systems and procedures in place, as well as suitable and adequate venues, equipment and learning resources. For further details on Centre requirements, please consult pages 4-7 of the Qualification Specification above.

Key Facts

QAN Number: 603/0597/6

Ofqual Regulated? Yes

Number of Units: 1 mandatory unit

Guided Learning Hours (GLH): 4

Total Qualification Time (TQT): 6

Assessment: X 1 Leaner workbook, X 1 Practical assessment and continuous formative assessments conducted throughout the course.

Qualification Valid For: 1 Year

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