Medical Gases Training presentation – free member resource

24 June 2013

The IOSH Healthcare Group is pleased to offer the Medical Gases Training presentation template.

This resource is free to members and can be amended or used in its current format to help members communicate the important issue of medical gas safety.

The presentation aims to:

  • Explain the reasons for medical gas training
  • Define a medical gas
  • Help to identify medical gases in common use and their application
  • Help to understand the hazard warning signs and safety information
  • Explain how to safely move and store medical gas cylinders
  • Explain the types and uses of piped gases

Download the Medical Gases Training presentation [PDF 3.4 MB]

This resource was kindly provided by Mark Hughes, Vice Chair of the IOSH Healthcare Group. We hope to share many more resources over the coming months that we hope will be of assistance to IOSH members.

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