4729-21-06 Sales of medical oxygen to S.C.U.B.A. divers.

(A) S.C.U.B.A. divers who hold a valid certificate in the following nationally recognized S.C.U.B.A. diving certifying organization programs may purchase, possess, and use medical oxygen for the purpose of emergency care or treatment at the scene of a diving emergency pursuant to divisions (B)(1)(i) and (C)(4) of section 4729.51 of the Revised Code:

(1) Diver Alert Network (DAN): Oxygen First Aid for Scuba Diving Injuries;

(2) International Association of Nitrox and Technical Divers: Oxygen Provider Course;

(3) Professional Association of Diving Instructors (PADI): Emergency First Response;

(4) PADI: PADI Oxygen First Aid;

(5) PADI: Rescue Diver Course;

(6) PADI: Tec Deep Diver;

(7) Scuba Schools International: Medic First Aid Emergency Oxygen Administration;

(8) Technical Diving International-S.C.U.B.A. Diving International: Diver Advanced Development Program as a CPROX Administrator;

(9) YMCA: Slam Rescue.

(B) Any subsequent revisions to a course after the initial approval must be submitted to the state board of pharmacy for approval.

Eff 03/11/2005
Promulgated Under: 119.03
Statutory Authority: 4729.66
Rule Amplifies: 4729.51
R.C. 119.032 review dates: 12/01/2009 and 12/01/2014