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QA Level 3 Award in

Administering Emergency Medical Gases (RQF)

Intended Audience:

The Qualsafe 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 pre-hospital care environments, such as: those working in the police force, fire service or private ambulance sector.


During this one day course, 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.

Entry Requirements:

Learners must be at least 16 years old on the first day of the training.

Before they can register on to this qualification, learners must have:

  • Successfully completed a Level 3 First Aid at Work (QCF/RQF) (FAW) or QA recognised equivalent, and
  • Knowledge/awareness of an automated external defibrillator (AED) if it isn’t incorporated into the FAW

There are no other formal entry requirements but to benefit from the learning we advise that learners have a minimum of Level 2 in literacy or equivalent and a basic understanding of first aid.

Course Duration

1 Day



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