Emergency Oxygen Provider
Serious and life-threatening medical emergencies often cause oxygen to be depleted in the body leaving the victim at risk for shock. The ASHI Emergency Oxygen program focuses on administering emergency oxygen to breathing and non-breathing persons, emergency oxygen delivery systems, and integrating pulse oximetry. The recognized certification period is up to 2 years.
Scuba Divers and individuals who desire or are required to be trained in the administration of emergency oxygen
Current CPR or CPR and first aid certification
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.
Recommended time to complete:
•Initial Training: About 1.5 to 2 hours
•Successful completion is based on achievement of the core learning objectives rather than a prescribed instruction time.