Oxygen Provider

Oxygen provider

Home Scuba Medical Certifications Oxygen Provider

Having the knowledge of how and when to use pure oxygen will is an important skill to possess. In this course we go over how to properly assemble, administer & store pure oxygen. Becoming a certified Oxygen Provider allows you to purchase O2 kits for use in diving emergencies as well as when to recognize the situations when to administer it.

What to expect in this course:

Our oxygen provider course teaches how & when to administer oxygen to accident victim(s). Using a variety of tools, this hands on class challenges you to evaluate accident scenarios and make informed decisions with administering oxygen. This course will quality you to purchase medical grade oxygen. When purchased in conjunction with your rescue course, you’ll be able to administer oxygen to a victim in a mock rescue scenario.

Who this class is for:

  • Any certified diver wanting to be prepared for medical emergencies.
  • Scuba divers, dive professionals, boat crew, lifeguards, friends of divers
  • Those who need OSHA/ILCOR compliant training

Our Oxygen Provider course fee includes:

  • Your online learning, tests & one on one instructor review.
  • In-person classroom training with a certified instructor.
  • Oxygen provider certification card & processing fees.

What you will learn:

  • Type of dive injuries that benefit from immediate oxygen administration.
  • Different types of emergency oxygen masks & valves.
  • How to determine the type of mask & flow required for a patient.
  • How to assemble, disassemble & store emergency oxygen equipment.
  • Typical dive injuries and when it’s appropriate to administer oxygen.
  • How to administer oxygen to 2 divers simultaneously.

Course Requirements:

Advanced Buoyancy certification prerequisites:

  • 10 years or older (Under 18 requires parental consent)

Gear requirements:

No gear required

Class requirements:

  • Satisfactorily complete the online learning course with a passing test score.
  • Complete all classroom requirements efficiently.

Time Requirements:

  • .5 – 1 hour for online learning.
  • 1 hour of instructor led surface training

Oxygen Provider Certification


Please check our online calendar for a scheduled class before purchasing. You may be able to join an already scheduled course.

The oxygen provider course teaches you when & how to administer pure oxygen to those in need. This course is a customary add on for our First Response/EFR course but can also be a standalone course.