Serious and life-threatening medical emergencies often cause oxygen to be depleted in the body leaving the victim at risk for shock. The Medic First Aid Emergency Oxygen program focuses on administering emergency oxygen to breathing and non-breathing persons, emergency oxygen delivery systems, and integrating pulse oximetry.
Individuals who desire or are required to be trained in the administration of emergency oxygen.
Written evaluation: required when specified by organizational, local, or state regulation. It is recommended for designated responders with a duty or employer expectation to respond in an emergency and provide first aid care.
Skills evaluation: All students must perform required skills competently without assistance.
Successful completion is based on achievement of the core learning objectives rather than a prescribed instruction time.