Basic Medical Gas Training

Cost: £6.00

Welcome to our Basic Medical Gas Training online training module. Upon completion, you will receive a certificate of completion. The course duration is approximately 1 hour and will earn you 1 CPD point. You have 6 months from the date of purchase to finish this training.

This module covers various topics related to Basic Medical Gas Training, including:

1. Legalisation
2. Responsibilities
3. Safety and storage of cylinders
4. Preparation and use of cylinders
5. Resuscitation equipment
6. Equipment selection - regulators, flowmeters
7. Signage
8. Risk Assessment
9. Safe handling of medical gas cylinders
10. Bulk oxygen storage systems
11. Safe operation of gas cylinders
12. Use of Oxygen
13. Use of analgesic gas
14. Prescribing and Administration

The learning outcomes are.

1. Correctly be able to identify gas cylinders
2. Recognise how different cylinders operate
3. Have an awareness of flammability hazards
4. Be able to identify correct gas control equipment
5. Be aware of safe cylinder management
6. Be able to undertake risk assessments when using gas cylinders
7. Recognise the hazards of using incorrect manual handling techniques
8. Understand the importance of appropriate storage facilities in line with safe working practices
9. The basic principles of oxygen administration and use.

We hope you find this module informative and beneficial for your professional development in Basic Medical Gas Training.

If you need more information about this course, please contact Train Healthcare directly at 0208 3266 704 or email
Please note that refunds are not available for online training purchases.

Nursing and Midwife Council's (CPD Points).

It is necessary to complete 35 hours (35 Nursing CPD Points) of relevant CPD within the three-year period since your last registration renewal or since joining the register.
Of these 35 hours (35 Nursing CPD Points), a minimum of 20 hours (20 Nursing CPD Points), should be dedicated to participatory learning, which involves engaging in activities that facilitate interaction with other professionals.