Regulated by Future Awards in Oxygen Therapy Administration
CPD Certified Provider of Training Excellence Training Approved by Skills for Care

The purpose of this Level 3 Award in Oxygen Therapy Administration is to provide the learner with the skills, knowledge and understanding required to provide medical oxygen to a patient in line with medical gas administration guidelines and service protocols.

This qualification gives the learner the opportunity to:

  • Know guidelines for the use of oxygen therapy
  • Be able to administer oxygen therapy

There are no formal qualification entry requirements that a learner must have completed before taking this qualification and no requirement for learners to have prior skills, knowledge or understanding.

This regulated qualification by Future Awards is available as a 100% face to face course and a blended course using our video online training.

The content of this and all our courses has been independently certified as conforming to universally accepted Continuous Professional Development (CPD) guidelines and come with a Certified CPD Statement as well as a ProTrainings Certificate and for online courses an Evidence Based Learning statement.

This course gives learners the opportunity to gain a formally recognised regulated qualification. If you require funding, a regulated qualification is often required. Phone us and we can advise if needed. If you choose our course leading to a regulated qualification, there are additional assessment criteria to be undertaken with an instructor and a small extra certification charge.

Regulated Qualification Details
Course Title: FAQ Level 3 Award in Oxygen Therapy Administration (RQF)
QAN: 601/3924/9
Level: 3
Credit Value: 1
TQT: 10
The Register of Regulated Qualifications
  • Responders
  • First aiders
  • Medical staff
  • Ambulance workers
  • Care workers

Learning Outcomes

1. Know guidelines for the use of oxygen therapy

  • 1.1 Explain benefits of oxygen therapy
  • 1.2 Identify indications for the use of oxygen
  • 1.3 Explain contraindications prohibiting use of oxygen
  • 1.4 Explain dangers of using compressed gas
  • 1.5 Outline health and safety rules for the: • Use • Storage • Handling of oxygen

2. Be able to administer oxygen therapy

  • 2.1 Carry out operational checks in preparation for use of oxygen therapy equipment
  • 2.2 Identify when oxygen therapy is required
  • 2.3 Administer oxygen using the required flow rate for the following oxygen delivery devices: • Non-rebreather mask • Bag, valve and mask
  • 2.4 Administer oxygen to a patient in line with agreed ways of working
  • Adult CPR Flowchart handout/poster
  • Child CPR Flowchart handout/poster
  • Infant CPR Flowchart handout/poster
  • UK Resus Council Guidelines for Anaphylaxis for Healthcare professional Document
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Are courses all online or can I take a blended or class case locally?

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Do I receive a certificate after completing your online training?

Yes, when you complete the online course you will be able to download and print a compliant completion certificate, evidenced-based learning statement to confirm course content and a certified CPD statement. There is no extra charge for the certificate.  You can also buy a printed certificate to be posted to you for a small extra fee.

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