Quick info

Location
Huntly
Duration
Online component plus 2 hours in class
Domestic fees
$150
Intenational fees
$150

This course will teach you the techniques of emergency oxygen administration for suspected diving injuries and nonfatal drowning. You will learn the fundamentals of recognizing dive-injuries along with response and management.

You will learn about:

  • Atmospheric gases
  • Respiration and circulation
  • Decompression illness
  • Oxygen and diving injuries
  • Oxygen safety


You will develop the following skills:

  • Oxygen equipment identification, assembly and disassembly
  • Scene safety assessment
  • Initial assessment
  • Use of Demand inhalator valve, Non re-breather mask,
  • Use of Bag-valve mask, Manually triggered ventilator
  • Creation of an Emergency assistance plan.

 

Qualifications

2 year qualification in Emergency Oxygen for Scuba Diving Injuries

Prerequisites

None

Fees

$150