Supplemental Oxygen for Diving

Respected All,

First Aid to Save a Life (FATSAL) Pakistan will update our subscribers and readers on use of “Supplemental Oxygen for Diving”.

American Heart Association (AHA) has categorized the first aid topics and use of supplemental oxygen for diving is the second on emergency care and first aid situations.

Let us first give you the overview of changes in 2010 guidelines as compare to 2005. Please find below text to know what changes are made into 2010 guidelines and what to do for their compliance.

2005 Guidelines:

This topic was not addressed in 2005 guidelines.

2010 Guidelines:

“Supplementary oxygen administration may be beneficial as part of first aid for divers with a decompression injury.”

First Aid to Save a Life (FATSAL) Pakistan have registered training course to fulfill this requirement.

Oxygen First Aid for Emergencies Supplement is a registered training course by MEDIC FIRST AID International. This training program is designed to give students, the knowledge and skills necessary to provide emergency oxygen to a suddenly ill or injured patient until more advanced medical help (EMS) can be obtained. The course is based on the guidelines for CPR and First Aid, released in 2010.

First Aid to Save a Life Pakistan is committed to quality of education and training which involves using premises that are conducive to learning and focusing on professional conduct of our trainers. We are committed to provide a sufficient range of equipment and training supplies to support all elements of the training program and effective learning.

To Our Safety, Prosperity & Growth,
Faisal Javed Mir & First Aid to Save a Life Pakistan

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About Faisal Javed Mir

Faisal Javed Mir is Occupational Health and Safety Professional, having 15+ years of profound experience in training and consultancy. He has knowledge, skills, experience, tools, proven history and confidence to deliver what is required by the valued clients. He is teaching First Aid since 2006 and certified by MEDIC First Aid International of United States for many first aid certification programs. He is the only Instructor-Trainer by MEDIC First Aid and American Health and Safety Institute (ASHI) in Pakistan.
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