Hyperbaric Safety Director

Course Dates: 
February 7 - 9, 2020

Cost:
$700 + GST

Course Description:
This 3-day program provides necessary tools and resources to fulfill the responsibilities of the Hyperbaric Safety Director (as defined by CSA Z275.1).  The curriculum includes classroom instruction and practical exercises.

Objective:
Upon completion of the course, participants should be able to manage the safety issues associated with the care of patients in a hyperbaric medical setting, develop a comprehensive safety program, and know how to conduct safe hyperbaric chamber operations in accordance with current industry and regulatory standards.

Note: Completion of this course does not constitute certification or credentialing.

Who Should Attend:
This course is appropriate for hyperbaric technologists, respiratory therapists, nurses, physicians, and department managers of a hyperbaric facility.

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Accomodation:

Simon Hotel - Located here on Simon Faser University campus, is just a few minutes walk from our lab. 

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Topics Covered

  •  Principles of Risk Management
  • The Risk Assessment Process
  • Hyperbaric Facility Safety Management
  • Role of the Hyperbaric Medical Director
  • Fire Chemistry
  • Hyperbaric Equipment Risks
  • Maintenance Training
  • Safety of Medical Gases
  • Operational Decompression Procedures
  • Safety Elements of Performance Improvement
  • Understanding the Regulatory Environment
  • What’s in the Codes and Why
  • Review of Hyperbaric Mishaps
  • Monoplace Department Survey
  • Multiplace Department Survey