QA Level 3 Award in Administering Emergency Oxygen (RQF)

This regulated and nationally recognised qualification provides Learners with the skills and knowledge needed to safely administer medical oxygen in an emergency.

Intended Audience

The QA Level 3 Award in Administering Emergency Oxygen (RQF) has been specifically designed for those who have a responsibility for the treatment and/or management of casualties who need administration of emergency medical oxygen.This qualification is suitable for first aiders operating in a high risk environment, community first responders, cabin/film crew, fire, police and other emergency services personnel.

While achievement of this qualification confirms Learners have met both the theoretical and practical requirements, this does not imply a ‘license to practice’ – the scope of practice will be determined by the organisation responsible for oxygen provision. This qualification does not allow a Learner to obtain, store or administer oxygen without clinical governance.

Qualification SpecificationCourse Overview

Successful Learners will develop the skills and knowledge needed for the safe, prompt and effective use of administering oxygen in an emergency. Topics covered include: clinical need for oxygen therapy, oxygen delivery devices and administering emergency oxygen. For a more detailed overview of the topics covered, please download the Qualification Specification.

Assessment Methods

1 x Learner Workbook and 1 x Practical assessment.

Learner Registration Fees

Here at Qualsafe Awards we are passionate about providing the highest quality service and support at competitive prices. That’s why our Centres can save up to 12.5% on Learner Registrations with our tiered pricing system!

Standard Price 150-249 Learners
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250-499 Learners
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500+ Learners
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£4.75 £4.39 £4.27 £4.15

Price includes:

Lesson Plans, Practical Sheet and Workbook Guide.

Successful Learners will receive a personalised QA Level 3 Award for Administering Emergency Oxygen (RQF) e-Certificate immediately after their results have been submitted*. Printed certificates are available at an additional cost (please see our Fees and Charges list for details).


*Subject to a Centre’s Direct Claims Status and any required actions.