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About this course

This half-day course provides a general introduction to the administration of medical oxygen. It is designed for seafarers who may be required to provide casualty care on board ship when oxygen is required and includes resuscitation skills. 

This course is also suitable for shore-based staff who may be required to use oxygen in the workplace in their role as a first aider. 

The course can also be delivered on board. 

Please see our Covid-19 statement and guidance for those attending maritime training and certification courses and exams at Solent University from week commencing 6 July 2020.

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Online bookings will be confirmed with joining information within one working day of the booking being made. Confirmation of payment should be received in the normal way.

Please ensure that you follow the booking process and do not enter payment details more than once, unless you are booking more than one course. If you experience any issues, please email

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Normal office hours are (UK time):

08.30 - 17.00 Monday to Thursday
08.30 - 16.30 Friday

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