Medical Gases Training Courses

Medical Gases (Oxygen & Entonox)


Our 3 hour oxygen and entonox (gas and air) course will give the learner the competence and confidence to deliver these important medical gases to patients. 

This course is a comprehensive programme based on the necessary theory to enable the correct use of medical gases.  Although the medical gases course is predominantly theory there are practice elements too in using the available gas units and equipment as well as their own site equipment.          It is ideal for staff working in medical centres, emergency services including police response units, voluntary organisations and private ambulance staff.

The course is delivered by experienced medical trainers (that include special forces medics, state registered paramedics and emergency services medics), to provide you with a unique learning experience.


    This course content includes:

  • Oxygen theory (British Thoracic Guidelines) 
  • CO2 retainer patients 
  • Internal and external respiration 
  • Oxygen safety, storage indicators and contra indicators 
  • Oxygen equipment and maintenance including various masks (facial and nasal) 
  • Pulse Oximetry 
  • Entonox theory 
  • Entonox safety, storage, indicators and contra indicators 
  • Entonox equipment and maintenance

There is no formal assessment given but on going understanding will be taken by the trainer.


This 3 hour course, can be delivered at our dedicated training facilities throughout the UK, but can also be delivered at your premises.

Our training facilities include modern, fully equipped training rooms with comprehensive training equipment and dedicated ‘break out’ areas; on site admin support and ample car parking.

On completion of the course, the learner will be issued with a certificate which is valid for 1 year for the learners CPD folder.


    Our 3 hour Oxygen and Entonox (gas and air) course includes:

  • 3 hours of training from an experienced trainer 
  • All training aids, equipment and hand-outs 
  • URM certificate of competence