This nationally recognised training provides accredited training for workers or nominated workplace first aiders from any industry sector and addresses the outcomes required to recognise and respond to situations that require application of basic oxygen therapy and/or oxygen resuscitation as appropriate until the arrival of medical assistance.
The unit excludes the use of bag-valve-mask, manually triggered resuscitators and closed-circuit oxygen units.
Successful attainment of this course will result in the issue of a Statement of Attainment for the 22298VIC Course in Basic Oxygen Administration.
- Respond to the situation
- Assess situation and administer oxygen
- Communicate details of the incident
- Evaluate oxygen support provided
By the completion of this course participants should be able to:
- Recognise and respond to emergency situations that require the application of oxygen therapy or oxygen resuscitation, as appropriate, until the arrival of medical assistance.
- Conveying casualty’s details accurately to emergency services
- Completing relevant documentation accurately
- Reporting first aid given and all information about situation to ensure future operational readiness
Program of Study
- Two (2) weeks prior to the face to face day the student will be provided with a learner workbook. The student is expected to read and complete the tasks prior to the face to face day. This activity is deemed to be learning only, not assessment.
- Face to face training and assessment day. Duration 3-4 hours.
- Ongoing communication with the trainer and assessor
- Ongoing student support provided by the trainer and assessor
Minimum Entry Requirements
- Must be able to demonstrate current competence in Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation. Australian Resuscitation Council (ARC) guidelines recommend annual refresher training for current competence.
- Have literacy and numeracy competencies equivalent to the Australian Core Skills Framework Level 2. An example of ACSF Level 2 is being able to request appropriate emergency assistance at the scene of the incident.
On successful completion of the enrolment process, students will undergo an induction program including:
- Introduction to Australian Institute of Leadership and Safety training staff
- Confirmation of the course being delivered.
- The training and assessment procedures including method, format and purpose of.
- Qualifications to be issued
- Student handbook provided
- Assessment is competency based
- The student’s performance is assessed on satisfactory completion of the required online test and face-to-face workshops assessment activities
Online and telephone support is available throughout the duration of the course.
Students are encouraged to email all their academic enquiries directly to the trainers or the course coordinator One-on-one support is also available on request.
It is Australian Institute of Leadership and Safety’s policy that the course fee will be all-inclusive.
Students will not be ‘surprised’ by unexpected requirements, fees or expenses.
Full fee – $125.00
How to apply
Enrolment is initiated by you contacting firstname.lastname@example.org and we will despatch to you by suitable means an enrolment form and literature on the course(s) being considered and any other relevant information.